Chiricahua Community Health Center

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Chiricahua Community Health Center

1100 F Avenue
Douglas, AZ, 85607
(520) 515-8669
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Last-Modified: 2021-12-22 02:55:09

Frequently Asked Questions about Chiricahua Community Health Center

What does the Chiricahua Community Health Center provide?
They are a participating provider for The Well Woman HealthCheck Program (WWHP), for free mammograms.

What does the Well Woman HealthCheck Program (WWHP) offer?
It helps low-income, uninsured, and underinsured women gain access to breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services, including clinical breast exams, mammograms, pap tests, and pelvic exams.

What are their eligibility guidelines for free services?
Must be a woman. Must be a resident of Arizona. Must be uninsured or underinsured (have insurance that does not cover the services offered by the WWHP or have a co-pay of $100 or more for breast and cervical cancer screening and/or diagnostic services). Must not have Medicare Part B. Must not be enrolled in the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), which is Arizona's Medicaid program. For breast cancer screening, be 40 - 64 years old (or any age 21 and over if you have symptoms, such as pain, a lump, nipple discharge, an inverted nipple, etc.) and not recently diagnosed with breast cancer. Must not exceed the household income guidelines.

Why is it getting screened for cancer important?
It increases the chance to detect the disease early when it is most likely to be curable.

How to find out if I qualify for a free or low-cost mammogram and Pap test and where to get screened?
Please call 1-888-257-8502 for program eligibility. Monday to Friday: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Chiricahua Community Health Center provides mammograms in Arizona. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Chiricahua Community Health Center directly by calling (520) 515-8669.

Free Mammograms

Not all facilities that offer free mammograms are completely free to everyone. Many diagnostic testing locations are free, some locations require that you meet income eligibility criteria. Call and ask before making an appointment or fully read the description information we provide.

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