Posted by: audreybenenati | January 8, 2010

Funding available to provide vital cancer screening


CALL TO ACTION IS NEEDED!

The New York State Department of Health Cancer Services Program has ample funding available in most counties in New York State to provide vital cancer screening services! We need your help to recruit men and women who could benefit from cancer screenings.

WHAT CAN YOU DO TO HELP?
Encourage uninsured men and women to get their age-appropriate cancer screening services. Spread this message to your organization, friends and family.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR SERVICES?
Women 40-64 years old * and men 50-64 years old who are uninsured or underinsured
(Our priority population for federal funding is women 50 and older)

* Women 40 at high risk or with clinically significant findings for breast cancer and men and women < 50 at high risk for colorectal cancer may be eligible for services.


WHAT SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE?

Mammograms & Clinical Breast Exams
Pap tests & Pelvic Exams
Colorectal Cancer Screenings
Medicaid Cancer Treatment Program for Eligible Men and Women

HOW CAN MEN AND WOMEN ACCESS THESE SERVICES?

Call the Toll-Free Recruitment Line for a direct connection to a Cancer Services Program partnership in your community.

1-866-442-2262 (1-866-442-CANCER)

PLEASE HELP US SPREAD THE WORD ABOUT THIS PROGRAM!
Please share the attached fact sheet, which describes the program.

(See attached file: CSP fact sheet 1.07.10.pdf)

Cancer screenings save LIVES!

CSP fact sheet 1.07.10.pdf

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: