Jackson County Health Department

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Jackson County Health Department

204 Liberty Lane
Scottsboro, AL, 35769
(256) 259-4161
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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

Description

This Center is a participating provider for the Alabama Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (ABCCEDP).

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, screen every other year
Women age 40-64 with breast complaints
Women age 40-64 (High Risk), screen every year
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

Women age 65 and older with no insurance or Medicare Part A only.

Getting screened for cancer increases the chance to detect the disease early, when it is most likely to be curable. The American Cancer Society maintains screening recommendations and guidelines for early detection of cancer.

For program eligibility, to find out if you qualify for a free or low-cost mammogram and Pap test and where to get screened, (877) 252-3324.

Jackson County Health Department provides mammograms in Alabama. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Jackson County Health Department directly by calling (256) 259-4161.

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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