Choctaw County Health Department1001 South Mulberry Avenue
Butler , AL, 36904
Hours of Operation
- Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday closed
- Sunday closed
Frequently Asked Questions about Choctaw County Health Department
What does the Choctaw County Health Department provide?
They are a participating provider for the Alabama Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (ABCCEDP).
What are their eligibility guidelines for free services?
Women who have an income at or below 250% of the federal poverty guidelines - 2018 Income Eligibility Guidelines. Women without insurance or who are underinsured. Women aged 40-64, screened every other year. Women aged 40-64 with breast complaints. Women age 40-64 (High Risk), screen every year. Women age 65 and older with no insurance or Medicare Part A only. Women under age 40 (Very high breast cancer risk ONLY): Personal history of breast cancer, OR Breast mass AND one of the following: First degree relative with breast cancer. Bloody nipple discharge expressed by provider
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 their number (877) 252-3324 for program eligibility.
Choctaw County Health Department provides mammograms in Alabama. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Choctaw County Health Department directly by calling (205) 459-4026.
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.