4 Australians each day die of skin cancer. The leading reason for not having a skin check is commonly "I don't have time to get into the doctor" National Mobile Skin Cancer Doctors will be an at home, bulk billed checkup for the entire family
Melanoma kills more young Australians than any other single cancer.
2 in 3 Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the age of 70.
Up to 200 melanomas, and 34,000 other skin cancers, each year are caused by occupational exposures in Australia.
Australians are increasingly following the Slip, Slop, Slap mantra however our statistics of skin cancer as still the highest in the world.
The common reason for not seeking a regular checkup is not being able to make it into the doctor around work, family and because of the out of pocket expenses.
National Mobile Skin Cancer Doctors can be booked online, where you can see which dates and times the doctor/s will be available in your area.
Workplaces, or rural community members, can also request a doctor ahead of time for multiple checkups in the area.
Bulk billing will ease the financial restraint of seeking a checkup.
Accessing a clinic with a qualified GP or Skin specialist is difficult for those without access to a vehicle, in rural areas and in areas without qualified practitioners.
Being performed in your own home will allow you to be more comfortable, less nervous and will allow the doctor to check over all your skin including those hard to see places that you can't check yourself.