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University of Colorado Cancer Center

University of Colorado Cancer Center, A National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

What you need to know to hit the ground running

Program Eligibility


      AND ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
​ ​50 years and older
      Average Risk
Patient at participating clinic
Income at or below 400% of the Federal Poverty Level
               ​OR Need colorectal cancer screening
​<50 years with personal
       or family history
       Elevated Risk ​
No health insurance or insurance that does not cover 
any cost for endoscopic colorectal cancer screening
Be lawfully present in the US

                         * Contact Kirstin,, if you have further questions


Documentation Needed

English Consent Form Spanish Consent Form
HB1023 Affidavit English HB1023 Affidavit Spanish
PCP Referral Form Certificate of Verification
Data Collection Evaluation Form.pdf Media Materials Form


Bowel Preparation

        • ​​Contact screening providers to determine which bowel prep they prefer and the instruction

Education Materials
Patient Navigation Patient Education

Patient Navigation Provider Education

General Billing Procedure (this may be different for each clinic)

        • ​​Lori will provide invoices required for your clinic
        • Inform screening providers so CCSP patients will not receive bills
        • Monthly
              • ​​Confirm the list of patients that were screened
              • Circulate certificate of verification (COV) to screening providers
              • Submit COV with required invoices to Lori

​​​​Treatment Eligibility

        • ​​Contact Kirstin Le Grice, in the event of a large polyp (LP), adverse event (AE) or potential treatment case. 
​Patient Status ​Coverage Option
​Symptomatic​ (symptoms occur before
recommended follow up)
​Colonoscopy Covered
​Needing follow up (surveillance) ​Colonoscopy Covered
​Cancer, symptomatic at initial screen ​Treatment NOT Covered
​Cancer, asymptomatic at initial screen ​Treatment Covered
​Symptomatic/Asymptomatic ​Cover Large Polyp Removals and Adverse Events

                            *Contact Kirstin,, if you have further questions




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