Tulane-Lakeside Breast Center
Tulane-Lakeside Breast Center provides mammograms in Louisiana. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Tulane-Lakeside Breast Center directly by calling (504) 988-8106.
What program does this clinic participate in?
The Louisiana Breast & Cervical Health Program.
What is the mission of the Louisiana Breast & Cervical Health Program?
To prevent unnecessary disease, disability, and premature death by providing quality breast and cervical cancer screenings at NO COST to uninsured and underinsured, lower-income women in Louisiana.
Are there eligibility guidelines?
Yes, must meet age, income, and insurance requirements.
What if I participate in another program that provides these services?
Must NOT be participating in any program that offers these same services, such as Family Planning in a parish health unit.
Who determines if I am eligible for the program?
A screening provider will determine if you are eligible for the program.
What if I am experiencing any breast or cervical symptoms?
Contact a program provider, as this may help you qualify.
What is the age restriction for cervical screenings?
Must be aged 21-64.
What is the age restriction for breast cancer screenings?
Must be aged 40-64.
Are there any exceptions to the age requirements?
A woman who by virtue of symptoms or physical findings, regardless of age, is considered to have a substantial likelihood of having breast disease is to be referred for a diagnostic mammogram.
Is there an income restriction?
- Yes, must be at or below 250% of the Federal Poverty Level.
- The Federal Poverty Level and the LBCHP's maximum allowable income are adjusted annually.
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, call (888) 599-1073.
Do I need a Dr's referral for a free mammogram?
Do I need to make an appointment to be seen?
Do I need to be a resident of this county to get a free mammogram?
Free Mammograms at this location are subsidized by Louisiana Breast & Cervical Health Program
2020 Gravier St
New Orleans, LA - 70112
LBCHP offers help beyond our no-cost mammograms and Pap tests to help make sure Louisiana women get regular breast and cervical cancer screenings. Our services are listed below and please know that every LBCHP location has a patient navigator whose job is to help you
Younger than 40 and having breast symptoms – such as feeling a lump, skin irritation, or other changes.
The participant’s household income must be at or below 250% of the Federal Poverty Level.
Uninsured: You can get screenings and navigation support.
Insured: You can get navigation support. If a needed diagnostic service is not covered by your insurance or you can’t afford your co-pay/deductible, LBCHP can help.
Call 1-888-599-1073 or follow this link https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=iTYGNNSCiU6jKBq3nMWNnURP91zMBpVMvy6jiLiEFNlUNjZVNE9BQTVBNFRRVDc3SlM2NlZWNUE0OC4u
Clinical breast exam
Help making appointments
Help getting to your appointments
Connecting you to translation services
Making sure you get treated after cancer is found
to improve quality of life for women by helping them get life-saving breast and cervical screenings.
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