Governor Cuomo is stepping up to the plate even more for breast cancer screenings in 2017. Beginning immediately here are some of the important points to note.

  • Hospitals will have four additional morning, evening or weekend hours each week for screenings beginning this year.
  • Absolutely no co-pays are allowed to be charged from insurance companies for screenings.
  • Beginning January 1, 2017 EVERY state public employee is allowed up to 4 hours of excused time to go get screenings.