Ladies First cannot cover cancer treatment. Members who join Ladies First and need treatment for breast and cervical cancer will be referred to the Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program.
- Members cannot have Medicare Part B.
- Members must be 40 years and older to participate in Heart Health Screening and Lifestyle Programs.
- Transgender women (male-to-female), who have taken or are taking hormones and meet all program eligibility requirements, are eligible to receive breast cancer screening and diagnostic services through Ladies First. Talk to your provider about the benefits and harms of screening and discuss individual risk factors to decide if screening is medically indicated. Preventive care recommendations for breast cancer screening for transgender women can be found here.
- Transgender men (female-to-male) may still receive cancer screenings through Ladies First if they have not had a bilateral mastectomy or total hysterectomy. Guidance for breast cancer screening for transgender men can be found here.