Westside Health Services1802 W. 14th St.
Wilmington, DE, 19806
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Frequently Asked Questions about Westside Health Services
Is Breast and cervical cancer screenings and heart health tests can save lives?
Yes, it is.
Is Westside Health Services a participating provider for The Screening for Life program of Delaware?
Yes, Screening for Life provides payment for cancer screening tests to qualified Delaware adults.
Is this program a cooperative effort of the Delaware Division of Public Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)?
Yes, it is.
Can cancer be treated if found early?
Yes, and screening for Life can help you get the tests you need at the recommended times.
What are the services?
Office visits, Mammograms and clinical breast exams, Pap tests, Prostate cancer screening tests recommended by your doctor, Colorectal cancer screening tests recommended by your doctor. Lung cancer screening tests, if recommended by your doctor and you meet the criteria Health education.
Who is eligible for this program?
You may be eligible if you: Are a Delaware resident who Has health insurance that doesn't cover screenings, Is aged 18-64, and are not eligibile for Medicaid. Are age 65 or older and do not qualify for Medicare.
What are the income guidelines?
Are not eligible for health insurance from the Health Insurance Marketplace, Delaware Residents are eligible for Screening for Life if they have a household income between 139% and 250% of the Federal Poverty Level. The Federal Poverty Level is based on annual household income and household size. A household consists of the individual, their spouse, and all dependent children under 18 years of age. Delaware Residents with an annual household income between 139% and 250% of the Federal Poverty Level are eligible for Screening for Life if they are deemed ineligible for Medicaid.
What are the insurances guidelines?
Uninsured: No medical insurance nor private HMO Not eligible for Medicare or Medicaid Not eligible for health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace or Underinsured: Unmet deductible (deductible must be more than 15% of annual income) Insurance does not cover breast, cervical, colorectal, lung, and prostate screenings The SFL program does not reimburse for co-pays or co-insurance. The program does provide reimbursement for persons who have a high deductible relative to their income. If your deductible is equal to or higher than 15% of your income, you may be eligible for SFL if you meet all the other eligibility requirements.
Westside Health Services provides mammograms in Delaware. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Westside Health Services directly by calling (302) 655-5822.
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.