Newman Regional Health notified individuals affected by a security incident affecting Newman Regional Health’s e-mail system. Additional information is available online or by calling 833-749-1989. MCG Health, a vendor of Newman Regional Health, is notifying individuals affected by a security incident impacting MCG’s information systems. Additional information regarding the MCG incident is available online or by calling 866-475-7221.

Financial Assistance for Mammograms

September 26, 2019

Financial Assistance for Mammograms

Newman Regional Health is committed to providing exceptional services to ALL patients in our community. Newman Regional Health works with many partner organizations throughout the community to reduce financial and other barriers that may prevent our patients from receiving the care they need.

Through the generosity of many individuals, foundations and programs, the W.S. & E.C. Jones Breast Care Center at Newman Regional Health has funds to help patients receive their exams.

However, before you apply for financial assistance at the breast center, please contact your insurance provider to determine coverage levels for your mammogram. Qualification for a health insurance program will not bar you from participating in our financial assistance program. Our program may cover the deductible or coinsurance, if eligible, and may cover charges of participants not eligible for insurance.

If you think you might be eligible for financial assistance, please fill out the Financial Aid Application and return it to the Newman Regional Health Foundation, along with any supporting documents, at least 48 hours prior to your appointment. Please note that the entire application must be filled out. An incomplete application will result in the delay of eligibility.

If you have questions or have difficulty completing the application, please call 620-343-6800 extension 1153, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. to speak with a Financial Counselor. Interpretive services are also available for non-English speaking patients.

Please mail your application to
Newman Regional Health Foundation
1201 West 12th Avenue
Emporia, Kansas 66801

In any circumstance, please do not delay your mammogram because you are concerned about payment.

Other community resources:

Kansas Resources from the American Cancer Society

National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP)
To find out if you qualify for a free or low-cost mammogram and Pap test and where to get screened, call:
1 (877) 277-1368

Early Detection Works
Office of Health Promotion
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
State Office Building
1000 Southwest Jackson, Suite 230
Topeka, KS 66612–1274
1 (877) 277-1368
(785) 296-1207
Fax: (785) 368-7287

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Emporia, KS 66801
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Emporia, KS 66801
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