Shore Medical Center has been the lead agency for the Cancer Education and Early Detection (CEED)* program in Atlantic County since 1997. Through this program, Shore Medical Center is able to provide FREE cancer screenings to people who live in Atlantic County and are uninsured or underinsured with a limited income. The cancers included in this program are breast, cervical, colorectal and prostate. This includes cancer screenings such as mammograms, annual examines, pap tests, colonoscopies, PSAs and more.
If you are unable to get important cancer screenings because you are uninsured, have high insurance deductibles or out of pocket expenses you cannot afford please call 609-653-3484. Shore Cancer Center may be able to help. It only takes a few minutes to see if you qualify. US citizenship is not required.
*Funded by the New Jersey Department of Health, CEED Program.
State’s website: http://www.nj.gov/health/cancer/njceed/