Cancer Program

Cancer screenings are available for uninsured/under-insured, low income residents at no cost to the resident. Cancer screenings are provided by staff at Doctors Community Hospital. The program also provides education and outreach to residents.

Screenings


You may qualify for cancer screenings at no cost to you. Find out more about the following programs.

Breast & Cervical Cancer Prevention 


The Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) initiative is a program for uninsured/under-insured, low-income women residing in the County.


Colorectal Cancer Prevention


The Cancer Prevention, Education, Screening and Treatment (CPEST) initiative is a program for uninsured/under-insured, low-income residents residing in the County.



Coalition


The Prince George’s County Advisory Group (CAG) and Cancer Coalition (CC) is a diverse group of individuals and representatives from non-profit, community-based, faith-based, academic, minority organizations, hospitals and local agencies.  The CAG/CC group works with the Prince George’s County Health Department to help reduce cancer disparities in the County and to promote cancer prevention and education. 

The group meets the last Thursday of every month.  For more information or to join the Prince George’s County Advisory Group and Cancer Coalition, please call 301-883-3825.
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