Don't have health insurance (unless it's for a single service or illness); and
Are a citizen or a resident non-citizen, AND
Have been seen by a provider or a mammography facility enrolled in the Maine Center for Disease Control's Maine Breast and Cervical Health Program.
If you want to be screened for cervical and breast cancer....
The Maine Breast and Cervical Health Program (MBCHP) provides free:
Some diagnostic services
Please call the MBCHP to:
Fill out an application on the phone.
Get complete list of providers.
Choose a primary care provider site near your home.
The primary care site will provide a breast and cervical exam. They will also schedule a mammogram. If you are found to have breast or cervical cancer, MBCHP will complete a Medicaid application with you.
If you already been diagnosed with breast or cervical cancer...Call MBCHP to see if you are eligible for MBCHP and then MaineCare.
The Maine Breast and Cervical Health Program (MBCHP)
Toll-free 1-800-350-5180 (press 1)
TTY (deaf/hard of hearing) (207) 287-8015
You can also just contact your local office of the Department of Health and Human Services and apply for MaineCare if you have breast or cervical cancer.
MaineCare will cover most every health care service that you need to treat your breast or cervical cancer.