Lowndes County Health Department


Lowndes County Health Department

507 East Tuskeena Street
Hayneville, AL, 36040
(334) 548-2564
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Last-Modified: 2021-10-28 11:43:25

Hours of Operation

  • Monday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday closed

Frequently Asked Questions about Lowndes County Health Department

What program does this provider participate in?
The Alabama Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (ABCCEDP).

Is there an income restriction?
Must be at or below 250% of the federal poverty guidelines.

What if I have insurance?
Must be uninsured or underinsured.

Is there an age restriction?
Women aged 40-64, or 65 and older with no insurance or Medicare Part A only.

How often can I get screenings?
Every other year, however high risk patients can be screened every year.

Are there any exceptions to the age requirements?
Women under age 40 who are very high risk for breast cancer.

What is considered high risk?
Personal history of breast cancer, breast mass, first degree relative with breast cancer, and bloody nipple discharge expressed by provider.

Why should I get screened?
Screening increases the chance to detect the disease early, when it is most likely to be curable.

How do I found out if I am eligible?
To find out if you qualify for a free or low-cost mammogram and Pap test and where to get screened, (877) 252-3324.

Lowndes County Health Department provides mammograms in Alabama. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Lowndes County Health Department directly by calling (334) 548-2564.

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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