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Premera Blue Cross and The Polyclinic announce joint campaign to promote colorectal screening

Publish Date: 

Friday, January 12, 2007

Colon Cancer ranks as the 2nd most common cause of cancer death

Efforts could save more than 2,000 Washington lives

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, WA – (January 12, 2007) – Joining together to achieve zero preventable deaths from colon cancer, Premera Blue Cross and The Polyclinic announced today that they are contacting more than 1500 of their shared members and patients to educate them about the importance and value of early testing for colon cancer.