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Breast and Cervical Cancer Program

The Breast and Cervical Cancer Program is a state wide program that provides breast and cervical cancer screenings and follow-up to low income and uninsured Georgia women 40 to 64 years of age. Some younger women with symptoms of breast cancer may also qualify**.

Qualifying women may receive:

  • Breast examinations by a Health Department nurse
  • Pap smear if indicated
  • Mammogram referral

To qualify a woman must:

  • Be a Georgia resident
  • Be low income (200% of the poverty level or below)
  • Not have medicaid or medicare or any insurance that covers mammograms
  • Be between the ages of 40 to 64

**Younger women may qualify for the program if a problem is found during a clinical examination.

Women that have been diagnosed with breast or cervical cancer may qualify for Women’s Health Medicaid.



To find out more call the health department in your county.