Project Name: Early Detection Program
Grant Amount: $21,406
Organization: Baptist Health
Project Director: Emily Ryan
Address: 9601 Interstate 630, Exit 7
Little Rock, AR 72205
Key activities of the Early Detection Program include: ultrasound,
ultrasound guided biopsy, stereotactic biopsy, diagnostic mammography,
and screening mammography with computer-aided detection. Ultrasounds
are used most frequently with their patient population under the age of 40.
Diagnostic mammograms are used in addition to ultrasounds for patients 30
years of age and older. Patients are supported by the project staff, breast health
coordinator and nurse navigator.