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  • Frederick County Health Department, Community Health Preventative Services Cancer Screening Program

    Agency: Frederick County Health Department

    NOTE: Must be a county resident between the ages of 40 and 64 years who is uninsured or under insured and meet income guidelines. Women 65 and older may qualify if they are receiving Medicare Part A. Call for further information.

    OVERVIEW: Provides eligible individuals with services for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of breast and cervical cancer. Program offers literature and information at health fairs and workshops throughout the county and speakers are available for all types of community or professional events.

    SERVICES:
    1) SCREENING: Eligible individuals are referred to local doctors' offices to receive free pap, pelvic and breast exams as well as mammograms. Staff will set up the appointment and complete all necessary paperwork.

    2) DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT: Offers referrals to local doctors' offices or treatment facilities for those women who are suspected of having cervical or breast cancer. Services and treatment are provided free of charge to income eligible residents.

    3) EDUCATION: Participates in community health fairs, offers breast and cervical cancer workshops, and speakers to help educate the public on these health issues.



    • 350 Montevue Lane
      Frederick, MD 21702
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    Agency: Frederick County Health Department

    Languages Available: Spanish accommodations possible.

    Payment Description: All services except experimental treatments are free.

    Intake and Eligibility: Must be a county resident between the ages of 40 and 64 years who is uninsured or under-insured and meet income guidelines. Women 65 and older may qualify if they are receiving Medicare Part A.

    Areas Served:
    • Frederick County

    - Cancer Detection



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