Early Detection Works Wamego Health Center711 Genn St
Wamego, KS, 66547
Frequently Asked Questions about Early Detection Works Wamego Health Center
How does the Early Detection works, along with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment Cancer Prevention and Control Program?
They seek to reduce the morbidity and mortality from cancer through prevention of cancer when possible and routine screening when appropriate.
What does the Early Detection Works Wamego Health Center provide?
The program provides breast and cervical cancer screening services through service providers located across the state.
What does the Early Detection Works program offer?
They pay for clinical breast exams, mammograms, Pap tests, and diagnostic services for women who qualify.
Why is it regular screening and prompt treatment important?
It can reduce deaths from breast and cervical cancer.
What is the goal of the Early Detection Works program?
To reduce death from breast and cervical cancer among the women of Kansas.
How to be eligible on their program?
To qualify for these services, a woman's income must fall within 225% of federal poverty guidelines and she must be between the ages of 40 and 64. A woman must have no health insurance or inpatient-only insurance with a high, unmet deductible. If screenings detect any abnormalities, Early Detection Works will pay for diagnostic procedures.
Early Detection Works Wamego Health Center
"To protect and improve the health and environment of all Kansans"
Mission Statement from Early Detection Works Wamego Health Center website
Early Detection Works Wamego Health Center provides mammograms in Kansas. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Early Detection Works Wamego Health Center 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.