Men and women, ages 50 years and over, should complete a fecal occult blood test (FOBT) every 2 years if they have no family history of colorectal cancer.
Only 25.1% of eligible men and women complete their FOBT kits in Northwestern Ontario.
Talk to your friends and family about the importance of screening.
Each patient has unique healthcare needs. So, be involved with us as we plan your care. We respect your individuality, faith and cultural background.
If you refuse treatment to the extent permitted by law after receiving clear information by a member of the healthcare team, other options will be discussed with you.
TBRHSC expects everyone to consider the rights, safety and dignity of others. Aggressive behaviour, coarse language, or discrimination in any form will not be tolerated.