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TARRANT COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT

1101 S Main Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104

(817) 321-4700 Main
(817) 321-5400 Appointment Line/WIC
(817) 321-4850 HIV/AIDS Preventive Medicine
(817) 238-4448 Immunization Information Line
(817) 321-4800 STD Clinic
(817) 321-4900 TB Clinic
(817) 321-4707 Travel Health
(817) 321-5302 Fax - Administration

BREAST & CERVICAL CANCER SERVICES (BCCS)

SERVICE PHONE:(817) 321-5327 Main - Breast & Cervical Cancer

DESCRIPTION:The Texas Breast and Cervical Cancer Services (BCCS) program offers low-income women, ages 18-64, access to screening and diagnostic services for breast and cervical cancer. Provides clinical breast exams, pap smears, mammograms, diagnostic services for abnormal findings (i.e. ultrasounds, biopsies) and case management for cancer treatment. In addition to screening and diagnostic services, women who are diagnosed with one of the cancers through the program will receive full Medicaid benefits for the duration of their treatment.

INTAKE PROCEDURE:Call 817-321-5327 for information and appointments; referrals are accepted, but are not required

FEES:Call for details

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:Call for information

ELIGIBILITY:Breast exams for women with breast issues (ages 18-64); mammograms for women (ages 50-64, or younger if breast problems and funding available or will refer to other options); pap smears for women (ages 21-64); must meet financial criteria - total household gross income must be at or below 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Guidelines

HOURS:Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm

LANGUAGES:Spanish

AREA SERVED:Tarrant, Denton, Dallas, Johnson, Palo Pinto, Parker and Wise Counties

SERVICES:

  • Biopsies
  • Breast Examinations
  • Case/Care Management for Cancer
  • Disease/Disability Information for Breast Cancer and Cervical Cancer
  • Disease/Disability Specific Screening/Diagnosis for Cervical Cancer
  • Mammograms
  • Medicaid for Breast Cancer and Cervical Cancer
  • Pap Tests

DESCRIPTION:Administration Building.

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All listings are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute endorsement by the United Way of Tarrant County.