Cancer Screening Navigator Program

MaineGeneral Medical Center (MGMC) has been promoting cancer screening in the community for many years and is the provider of free smoking cessation counseling services, as well as the Maine Colorectal Cancer Screening Program that serves Kennebec, Waldo, Franklin and Somerset Counties. These grant dollars will provide materials and cover the cost of other staff that work with patients as they access screening services, prep and transportation assistance.

Organization: 
MaineGeneral Health
Grant Amount Given: 
$25,000
Year Issued: 
2012
Period: 
Spring
Grant Category: 
Screening
Types of Cancer: 
All
Grant Duration: 
1 Year Pilot Grant

Maine Cancer Foundation Grants to this Organization:

Year Program Amount Category Organization
2017 80% Colon Cancer Screening Project $99,627 Screening MaineGeneral Health
2016 Expansion of the Role of Community Health Workers to Increase Colon Cancer Screening Rates $29,937 Screening MaineGeneral Health
2012 Cancer Screening Navigator Program $25,000 Screening MaineGeneral Health
2010 Move More exercise $5,000 Education MaineGeneral Health
2008 "No Polyp, No Cancer" Program Funding $10,000 Education MaineGeneral Health