Rumford Hospital

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Rumford Hospital

420 Franklin Street
Rumford, ME, 04276
(207) 369-1125
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Last-Modified: 2022-06-13 01:23:30

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Frequently Asked Questions about Rumford Hospital

Is the Rumford Hospital an MBCHP participating location?
Yes.

Does MBCHP pay for a breast and/or cervical cancer screening?
Yes, as long as it is performed at one of their designated network service locations.

Will you be given options to choose a service location during enrollment or re-enrollment?
Yes.

Is it required for your office visit to be performed in the location you choose during enrollment/re-enrollment?
Yes and it should also including the following cancer screening services: a Clinical Breast Exam, a Pelvic exam and/or a Pap test alone or a Pap test and high-risk HPV test (HPV co-testing).

Will the MBCHP pay for a Mammogram (at MBCHP participating Mammography location)?
Yes,

Is the MBCHP funded through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) under the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP)?
Yes.

When did the Maine first received CDC funding?
In the fall of 1994.

What is MBCHP's mission?
To provide breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to underserved women, to provide public and professional education, and to support community partnerships to enhance statewide cancer control activities.

What are the requirements to be eligible for their services?
Be a Maine woman age 40 or older Have household income less than or equal to 250% of the current Federal Poverty Level (FPL), and Have no health insurance, or health insurance that does not cover mammograms or Pap tests (preventive cancer screening services), or has high deductibles, co-insurance, co-pays, or premiums. Women receiving Medicare Part B or MaineCare benefits are not eligible for MBCHP.

Will you be allowed to re-enroll in the screening program?
Yes, as long as you continue to meet MBCHP eligibility.

Rumford Hospital
Mission Statement

"To provide exceptional healthcare services in a safe and trustful environment, through the expertise, commitment and compassion of our team of caregivers. "
Mission Statement from Rumford Hospital website

Rumford Hospital provides mammograms in Maine. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Rumford Hospital directly by calling (207) 369-1125.

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.

Sources

Below are citations of the external sources verifying how and why this location is listed as a free mammogram agent.

  • As seen on www.sunjournal.com on Oct 8, 2021

    Newspaper article with information on free mammograms on this location:

    For eligible women the day will include free a screening mammogram and physical exam, including a pap smear. Dr. Carolyn Garcia, OB/GYN, will perform the exam. Bone density screening and flu shots will also be available. The program is open to all women over the age of 40 who qualify for the Maine Breast and Cervical Health Program. Appointments begin at 8:30 a.m.

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