Wear Pink Each Friday in October
Wear your best pink pin, scarf, socks, etc. every Friday in October to show your support for breast cancer survivors and help increase awareness of the importance of annual screening mammograms. Be sure to share your picture or team pictures in the Social group on Workplace in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Who is invited to participate?
All staff throughout Guthrie.
Am I restricted to what I can wear based on my department?
Staff are encouraged to discuss with their managers. Participation can include wearing anything pink, including accessories, such as necklaces, earrings, hair accessories, scarves, socks, shoes, etc., provided they adhere to the professional appearance policy.
Are there other ways to show my support?
Although not required to participate, donations can be made to Guthrie’s Breast Care Fund, providing patients access to needed services not covered by insurance, like breast imaging, post-surgical supplies and diagnostic testing. Donate at www.Guthrie.org/BreastCareFund.
How do I schedule a screening mammogram?
Schedule online through www.Guthrie.org or call 866-GUTHRIE (866-488-4743).
What Guthrie locations offer Mammography and how can I learn more about breast cancer screening?
Discuss more with your primary care provider or visit www.Guthrie.org/Mammography, which includes a list of all Guthrie Mammography locations in New York and Pennsylvania.