Government Contract | Hawaii
Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000483327

Bid Title: Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program

Agency Bid No. Title: HTH-RFP-BCCCP-506-16-2

Received Date: 02/15/2016

Close Date: 03/09/2016

Purchase Type: June 30, 2016 through June 29, 2020

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Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 02/16/2016 11:00 AM, Questions Due By 02/18/2016 04:30 PM, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Overview, purpose or needThe Hawaii Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP) under theState Department of Health, Chronic Disease Prevention and Health PromotionDivision, Chronic Disease Management Branch, is a participant in the NationalBreast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP). NBCCEDPwas established after Congress recognized the value of screening and earlydetection and passed the Breast and Cervical Cancer Mortality Prevention Actof 1990, (Public Law 101-354). In October 2000, President Clinton signed intolaw the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act. This Actgives the states the option to provide medical assistance through Medicaid toeligible women who were screened for and found to have breast or cervicalcancer through NBCCEDP. The mission of the program is to reduce theburden of breast and cervical cancer by implementing comprehensivescreening programs that are culturally sensitive and that encourages all womento participate in breast and cervical cancer screening.Breast cancer poses a significant threat to the health of the women of Hawaii.The burden of breast cancer is disproportionate among Hawaiis ethnic groups.Native Hawaiians and Caucasians are at the highest risk but breast cancer ismore likely to be at a more advanced stage at diagnosis in Native Hawaiiansand Filipinos. The stage of disease at diagnosis is the most importantprognostic factor for invasive breast cancer survival. Invasive breast cancer andmortality rates increases with age. Screening mammography has been shownto lead to early diagnosis and reduced mortality from breast cancer.B. Description of the service goalsThe primary goal is to reduce the disproportionately high breast and cervicalcancer mortality rates particularly among medically underserved elderly, poorwomen from the priority population.C. Description of the target population to be servedThe program provides screening services to Native Hawaiian, Filipino andother Asians and Pacific Islanders between the ages of 40 to 64 who areuninsured or under-insured, and at or below 250% of the Federal PovertyLevel

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Product Codes: 94851, 94874, 94833, 94881

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Hawaii - Department of Health

State: Hawaii

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Alcohol and Drug Abuse Divsiion, 601 Kamokila Blvd. Room 360, Kapolei, Hawaii, 96707



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