Medical Services

Free Colon Cancer Screening

The first step in detecting colon cancer is a fecal occult blood test -- a simple stool sample that can be done at home. Carson Valley Medical Center is offering this take-home screening kit for free.

It's as easy as 1-2-3: 

  1. Come into Carson Valley Medical Center Lab and ask for a free colon cancer screening kit.
  2. Take the kit home, follow detailed instructions in the kit.
  3. Return the sample to the CVMC lab for a free analysis. The results will be mailed to you.

Colon cancer screening saves lives. Now we have made it easier to do. Don't delay, visit Carson Valley Medical Center at 1107 Highway 395 in Gardnerville for your screening kit. If you have questions regarding this screening, call our lab at 775-782-1536.

Click here to view a colon cancer information fact sheet.