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December 2016 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Section 4: Client Eligibility : 4.10 Medicaid for Breast and Cervical Cancer (MBCC) : 4.10.1 Initial MBCC Program Enrollment

4.10.1
The woman must be diagnosed and in need of treatment for one of the following biopsy-confirmed breast or cervical cancer diagnoses:
A woman may also be eligible for MBCC if she has a diagnosis of metastatic or recurrent breast or cervical cancer and a need for treatment.
Eligibility is determined by a BCCS contractor, DSHS, and HHSC as follows:
The BCCS contractor screens the client for eligibility if she has a qualifying diagnosis and, if applicable, helps the woman to complete Form H1034, Medicaid for Breast and Cervical Cancer application. The BCCS contractor reviews and collects all of the required eligibility documentation. The woman cannot apply for MBCC at a local HHSC eligibility office.
Refer to:
The Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Information page of the DSHS website for more information about the enrollment process.

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