10.14.04.03

.03 Overview of Funding and Delivery of Services.

A. The Breast Cancer Program created by Health-General Article, §20-116, Annotated Code of Maryland, provides State funding for breast cancer screening, diagnosis, and treatment for eligible individuals under this chapter.

B. Services funded under the Breast Cancer Program shall be delivered through two previously existing programs as follows:

(1) Breast cancer screening and diagnostic services shall be provided to an enrollee through local health departments and private entities that contract with the Department to render services in Baltimore City and Calvert County under the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program; and

(2) Breast cancer diagnostic and treatment services shall be provided to an enrollee through the Reimbursement for Breast and Cervical Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Program.

C. An applicant is eligible for services under the Breast Cancer Program if the applicant meets the eligibility requirements of either Regulation .04 or .05 of this chapter.