Summer is fast approaching here in the Tampa Bay area, and ultraviolet rays are getting stronger and Morton Plant Hospital is offering a free skin cancer screening today as part of Skin Cancer Awareness Month.
The free event takes place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday and is open to the public but registration is required.
To register, go to BayCareEvents.org or call (844) 343-1769.
- Morton Plant Hospital, Cheek-Powell Heart and Vascular Pavilion, 455 Pinellas St., Clearwater 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- South Florida Baptist Hospital, Community Health Resource Room, 301 N Alexander St., Plant City, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Winter Haven Hospital, Main Lobby, 200 Ave. F N.E., Winter Haven, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States.