Affordable Care Plan - Health Insurance For Individuals With Preexisting Conditions
Nevada CRCCP Bureau of Community and Family Wellness Nevada State
Health Division 4150 Technology Way, Suite 101 Carson City, NV
89706 775-684-4032 Fax: 775-684-8338
Listed within these resources are HRSA federally funded health centers which offer medical services to individuals even if they don't have insurance. Services are provided on fees based upon an ability to pay. It is important for those who have Lynch syndrome to realize there are resources for cancer screening, once diagnosed.
The HRSA facilities are family health centers and are often operated by general practitioners and women's medical health professionals. It is important to use these facilities in a manner of first consulting the GP and providing him with the family history for assessment. The GP will then order specific testing and make referrals as needed, to other facilities which offer services which are provided on fees based upon an ability to pay.
As well, resources include the CDC and other states' Colonoscopy programs, which are also provided with fees which are based upon an ability to pay.
HRSA General and Family Practice Clinics with Low Cost - No Cost Care:
Amargosa Valley Medical Clinic, Amargosa Valley, Nevada 775-37205432
Nevada Health Centers: Locations: Austin, Beatty, Las Vegas, Carlin, Carson City, Elko, Eureka,
Gerlach, Reno, Incline Village, Jackpot, West Wendover
HAWC Community Health Centers: Locations: Reno, Virginia City
Support and Assistance:
HELP of Southern Nevada
Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Nevada
Southern Nevada Cancer Research Foundation
St. Rose Dominican Hospital - Has counselors which will assist in finding governmental funding for treatment if individual meets the financial criteria CHW Assistance Brochure
Reno Cancer Foundation: May provide financial assistance for insurance premiums, prescriptions, transportation and lodging. 775-329-1970
Nevada Health Coverage Tools and Resources
Nevada Cancer Institute, Las Vegas