To be enrolled in the BCCCP, women must meet the following criteria:
The following information MUST be determined PRIOR to enrolling women in BCCCP
1. Insurance status: Ask the following questions:
a. Are you on Medicaid or the Healthy Michigan Plan?
If yes, NOT eligible for BCCCP
If no, do you have insurance -> determine eligibility based on income.
a. 40-64 to receive BCCCP reimbursed screening and/or diagnostic services
b. 19-39 and referred from a Title X/Family Planning provider for cervical diagnostic services as follow-up of a cervical abnormality
a. < 138% Federal Poverty Level (FPL)
b. > 138% but < 250% and UNINSURED
c. > 138% but < 250% and INSURED
d > 250%: Ineligible for BCCCP – Inform woman that she can enroll in a health plan during open enrollment for the Insurance Marketplace.
4. Residency and Citzenship Status: (must be Michigan Resident)
a. US Citizen and Michigan Resident (as determined by verifable current address (E.g. driver’s license, voter ID, Passport)
b. Non US Citizen but Michigan Resident: Enroll in BCCCP (Not eligible for Medicaid or Insurance Marketplace unless non-citizen has been a resident for at least 5 years)
c. EXCEPTIONS for Residency Status:
Women living near the border of a neighboring state (Indiana, Ohio, Wisconsin, Minnesota) who plan to receive screening and/or diagnostic services in Michigan
Women who opt not to purchase insurance secondary to religious objections
Note:Women who are enrolled in a managed care program, a health maintenance organization, or Medicare Part B are not eligible for the BCCCP.