The Allegany County Health Department Cancer Program is funded
by grant money through the Maryland Cigarette Restitution Fund Program, as well
as through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Our program provides the following:
Cancer Screening Program accepts persons who do not have health insurance and
will cover bills related to the cancer screening if you meet the above
eligibility requirements. We also accept clients who have health insurance
(including Medicare and commercial insurance), since the insurance may not pay
for the total cost of the screening. If
you have Medical Assistance (also known as Maryland Medicaid or “MA”), this
insurance will pay for your cancer screening, and we can help you set up your
appointments and walk you through the screening process to assure you
How can I avoid getting cancer?
are some risk factors you cannot change, such as family history, age, and race,
but there are some risk factors that you can change.
lower your risk of getting cancer:
you are ready to take that first step in preventing cancer or finding it early
when it is treatable, call us at 301-759-5083. One call could save your life!
12501 Willowbrook Road, Cumberland, MD 21502
Toll Free Maryland DHMH: 1-877-4MD-DHMH
TDD Disabled Maryland Relay Service: 1-800-735-2258