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Oklahoma Colorectal Cancer Screening

The Oklahoma Colorectal Screening Program provides colonoscopy and related services to Oklahoma residents who meet program guidelines. The program is funded through the Oklahoma Legislature on a yearly cycle and has served more than 2,000 Oklahomans since 2007.

Services & Eligibility

Services

Services include:

  • Prep for colonoscopy
  • Office visit(s)
  • Colonoscopy

Services are currently only available at one facility in Oklahoma City. This location will be provided to those who are eligible for services.

Eligibility

Eligibility guidelines:

  • Male or female.
  • At or below 185% of federal poverty guidelines.
  • No insurance, Medicare or Medicaid.
  • 45-75 years of age.
    • Younger individuals may qualify if they meet one or more of the following qualifying medical criteria:
      • Personal history of colorectal polyps or colorectal cancer.
      • Close relative with colorectal polyps or colorectal cancer.
      • Diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis.
      • Genetic syndrome such as familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) and Lynch syndrome (also known as hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer).
      • Symptoms of diarrhea, rectal bleeding, unexplained weight loss, stomach pain that won't go away.

Eligibility and enrollment will begin in April 2022. Determine if you are eligible for the program.

Call (405) 426-8300 with questions.


Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Oklahoma State Department of Health
The Center for Chronic Disease Prevention & Health Promotion
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave., Suite 1702
Oklahoma City, OK  73102-6406

Physical Address:
Oklahoma State Department of Health
The Center for Chronic Disease Prevention & Health Promotion
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK

Phone: (405) 426-8300
Fax: (405) 900-7610
Email: Center@health.ok.gov