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Information for Healthcare Providers

The Iowa Breast and Cervical Cancer Care for Yourself Program 

Thank you for providing health care services for participants in the Iowa Department of Public Health's Care for Yourself- Breast and Cervical Cancer Program. If you are reading this, you know that screening and early cancer detection is an important step in helping individuals live longer, healthier lives. 

If you are considering becoming an enrolled health care provider, please take a moment to review the Care for Yourself Healthcare Provider Guide. More information and specific enrollment forms can be found on the Breast and Cervical Cancer- Health Care Facility Program Enrollment page. 

If you have specific questions regarding the Care for Yourself Program, please call 1-866-339-7909.

Your work is important in helping all Iowans receive life saving cancer screenings. Thank you for your partnership.

You could help detect cancer with a recommendation. Tell your patients how they can get free cancer screenings.



Helpful Healthcare Provider Documents



Educational Opportunity for Healthcare Providers

Save a Life. Make a Recommendation: Emerging Themes in Cancer Screening.

registration information


Thank you for joining us for the Save a Life. Make a Recommendation: Emerging Themes in Cancer Screening webinar series! Our speakers provided crucial information about cancer screening and shared evidence-based strategies to health care professionals make client centered recommendations. You can find recordings of each webinar below. 

Weight Stigma in Cancer Care: Strategies for Improvement - May 4th, 2022 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. CST

A recording of this webinar can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8AvD-mmWHZI

Cancer Care in the LGBTQ Community - May 18th, 2022 from 11-12 p.m. CST 

A recording of this webinar can be found here: https://youtu.be/Unz3BCXcqZE

Hidden Dangers in the Mouth: How Dental Disease Impacts the Body - May 25th from 11-12 p.m. CST

A recording of this webinar can be found here:https://youtu.be/zkTM4ZCDSlE