Medical Assistance (MA) Chapter 400 AHCCCS Medical Assistance Programs >> 404 Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program (BCCTP)
  
404 Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program (BCCTP)
 
Policy
Definitions
Service Package
Enrollment
Customer Costs
Programs and Legal Authorities
 
Policy
 
 
 
The conditions of eligibility for the Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program (BCCTP) are:
Valid application (MA533);
Screened and diagnosed as needing treatment for breast cancer, cervical cancer or a pre-cancerous lesion. (MA505);
Under age 65 (MA501);
Resident of Arizona (MA531);
Social Security number (MA532);
US citizen (MA507) or qualified non-citizen status (MA524);
Not incarcerated (MA525);
No creditable insurance or insurance that does not cover treatment of breast and/or cervical cancer (MA515); and
Ineligible for any other AHCCCS Medical Assistance coverage groups (MA522).
The AHCCCS BCCTP Unit in the SSI MAO Office determines eligibility for BCCTP.
 
Definitions
 
Term
Definition
Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program (BCCTP)
The BCCTP is for women who need treatment for:
Breast cancer;
Cervical cancer; or
Pre-cancerous cervical lesion.
 
 
Service Package
 
Customers eligible for the BCCTP receive AHCCCS Medical Services (MA302.1).
 
Enrollment
 
Customers approved for coverage under BCCTP are enrolled in an AHCCCS Medical Assistance Health Plan.
 
Customer Costs
 
Customers do not pay a premium for coverage under the BCCTP. Customers enrolled in BCCTP do not have co-payments.
 
Programs and Legal Authorities
 
This requirement applies to the following programs:
Program
Legal Authorities
Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program (BCCTP)
42 USC 1396a(a)(10)(A)(ii)(XVII)
42 USC 1396a
42 USC 1396a(a)(10)(G)(XIV), as amended by Pub. L. 106-354
ARS 36-2901.05
Title 9, Chapter 22, Article 20 of the AAC