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TITLE 25HEALTH SERVICES
PART 1DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH SERVICES
CHAPTER 61CHRONIC DISEASES
SUBCHAPTER CBREAST AND CERVICAL CANCER SERVICES
RULE §61.34Client Eligibility Requirements

(a) In order for a woman to be eligible for Breast and Cervical Cancer Services, the woman must:

  (1) have a family income that does not exceed 200% of the current federal poverty level; and

  (2) not have access to third-party payment for screening and/or diagnostic services.

(b) A woman age 40 or older that meets eligibility criteria is eligible for breast cancer screening and diagnostic services. A woman under age 40 that meets eligibility criteria is eligible for breast cancer diagnostic services.

(c) A woman age 21 - 64 that meets eligibility criteria is eligible for cervical cancer screening services. A woman age 18 - 64 that meets eligibility criteria is eligible for cervical cancer diagnostic services.


Source Note: The provisions of this §61.34 adopted to be effective June 27, 2007, 32 TexReg 3847; amended to be effective June 20, 2013, 38 TexReg 3788

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