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Free Cancer Screenings

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FREE cancer screenings are available for eligible, uninsured men and women age 40+ through the Cancer Services Program (CSP) of Albany and Rensselaer County. Screenings may be done at an earlier age if there is a family history of breast or colorectal cancer.

Breast Cancer Screenings

  • Mammogram
  • Clinical breast exam

Cervical Cancer Screenings

  • Pap test

Colorectal Cancer Screenings

  • FIT KIT™
  • Colonoscope

If screening tests find an abnormality, no-cost diagnostic services are also available through the CSP for eligible men and women.

If breast, cervical, or colon cancer is found, eligible men and women may be able to enroll in the NYS Medicaid Cancer Treatment program to receive full Medicaid coverage for the entire time they are being treated for cancer.

Prostate Health

The CSP offers free prostate education. While the CSP does not pay for prostate cancer screening or diagnostic tests. Men diagnosed with prostate cancer by a doctor in this program may be able to enroll in the Medicaid Cancer Treatment Program.

Supportive Case Management

If patients have barriers to receiving care, the Cancer Services Program also offers supportive case management services.

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Contact Us

Albany and Rensselaer Cancer Services Program
315 S. Manning Blvd., Suite 1123E
Albany, NY 12208

The Cancer Services Program is funded by the New York State Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control and has many local partners and health care professionals who provide services to our patients.

St. Peter’s Hospital has been conducting community cancer screenings since 1997 when it became a founding sponsor of the Healthy Capital District Initiative. This legacy of care for the community continues today with St. Peter’s Health Partners.

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