Breast and Cervical Cancer Services

BCCS: Questions & Answers

Eligibility

What if I have Medicaid?

You are not eligible for BCCS if you have Medicaid.

How will I know if I'm covered by the Breast and Cervical Cancer Services program?

The staff at a Breast and Cervical Cancer Services clinic will meet with you onsite to determine your eligibility. They may be able to confirm your eligibility the same day and provide you with approved services.

How long will I get services?

Services continue as long as you maintain eligibility requirements.

BCCS: How to Apply?

If you meet the qualifications, use the Find a Doctor tool on the right to find a clinic near you. Make an appointment, and the staff will meet with you at the clinic to see if you are eligible.

BCCS: Benefits

The Breast and Cervical Cancer Services program services include:

  • Screening services
    • Clinical breast examination
    • Mammogram
    • Pelvic examination and Pap test
  • Diagnostic services
  • Cervical dysplasia management and treatment
  • Help applying for Medicaid for Breast and Cervical Cancer 

BCCS: Who Can Apply

You may qualify for free breast or cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services if you:

  • Live in Texas.
  • Are a woman 18 or older.
  • Don't have health insurance or are underinsured.
  • Make less than the monthly family income limit in the table below.

Use the “Find a BCCS Provider” search tool on this page to find a provider in your area.

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