New Hanover County Health Department2029 South 17th St.
Wilmington, NC, 28404
Frequently Asked Questions about New Hanover County Health Department
Is New Hanover County Health Department a participating provider for The North Carolina BCCCP (Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program) and/or Wisewoman Program, for free Mammograms.
Yes, it is.
What North Carolina Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (NC BCCCP) provide?
They provide free or low-cost breast and cervical cancer screenings and follow-up to eligible women in North Carolina. Each year, NC BCCCP strives to provide services to over 12,000 women.
Is NC BCCCP services are offered at most local health departments as well as some community health centers, hospitals and private physicians' offices across the state?
Who is eligible for NC BCCCP?
NC BCCCP provides services to North Carolina women who: are uninsured or underinsured; are without Medicare Part B or Medicaid; are between ages 40 - 64 for breast screening services and 21 - 64 for cervical screening services, and have a household income at or below 250% of the federal poverty level.
BCCCP eligible women can be eligible for NC WISEWOMAN?
Yes, which provides cardiovascular disease screening, and helps women to improve their diet, physical activity, and other life habits to prevent, delay, or control cardiovascular and other chronic diseases.
What services are offered?
Service offer as follow: Clinical breast exams,screening mammograms,Pap tests, Diagnostic procedures, as indicated (diagnostic mammograms, ultrasounds, colposcopies, breast, and cervical biopsies),Medical consultations
New Hanover County Health Department provides mammograms in North Carolina. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact New Hanover County Health Department directly by calling (910) 798-6569.
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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