Frequently Asked Questions about Early Detection Works Geary Co Health Dept
What is their objective?
They aim to reduce the morbidity and mortality from cancer through prevention of cancer when possible and routine screening when appropriate.
What services do they provide?
breast and cervical cancer screening services through service providers located across the state
Are their services free?
Yes, they pay for clinical breast exams, mammograms, Pap tests and diagnostic services for women who qualify.
What are the requirements to be eligible for their services?
To qualify for their services, a woman's income must fall within 225% of federal poverty guidelines and she must be between the ages of 40 and 64 and must have no health insurance or inpatient-only insurance with a high, unmet deductible.
If screenings detect any abnormalities, will EDW pay for diagnostic procedures?
Early Detection Works Geary Co Health Dept provides mammograms in Kansas. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Early Detection Works Geary Co Health Dept directly by calling (785) 296-1207.
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.