Cancer Services Program

 

The Cancer Services Program of Broome, Chenango & Tioga Counties provides FREE cancer screenings to people who do not have health insurance.  The program also provides free diagnostic testing when there has been an abnormal screening result.  Uninsured individuals who are in need of treatment for breast, cervical, colorectal, or prostate cancer may be eligible for Medicaid coverage through the Medicaid Cancer Treatment Program.  Call 607-778-3900 or toll-free 1-877-276-1019 for more information or to find out if you are eligible for any of these services. 

Screening Services Available:

Breast Cancer Screening

Mammograms and Clinical Breast Exams
  • Women 40 and older
  • Women who are younger than 40 and at high risk for breast cancer

Cervical Cancer Screening

Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
  • Women 40 and older

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Colorectal Cancer Screening Kits (done at home)
  • Men and women 50 and older who are at average risk for colorectal cancer
Colonoscopies 
  • Men and women who are at increased risk for colorectal cancer

The Cancer Services Program of Broome, Chenango and Tioga Counties is a partnership of community organizations and health care providers working to provide the residents of our region who are without health insurance with access to quality cancer screening services.

For more information, please call 607-778-3900 or toll-free 1-877-276-1019, or visit the New York State Department of Health Cancer Services Program website at: http://www.health.ny.gov/diseases/cancer/services/