Outcomes Data for Cancer Screening Programs

NJ Cancer Education and Early Detection
NJCEED is a grant-funded program that provides free cancer screenings (breast, cervical, colorectal and prostate) to residents of Cumberland, Salem and Gloucester counties that are uninsured or underinsured and living at 250% of the Federal Poverty Level. The program also connects patients who are diagnosed with cancer with assistance to cover the cost of treatment. In the past grant year (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018)


NJCEED program of Cumberland and Salem Counties
Provided a total of 999 free cancer screenings. 
  • Breast Cancer Screening – 434 Patients
  • Cervical Cancer Screening – 524 Patients
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening – 12 Patients
  • Prostate Cancer Screening – 29 Patients
Patient outcomes from screenings (detected cancer):
  • Cervical Cancer- 1
  • Breast Cancer-1

NJCEED program of Gloucester County
Provided a total of 199 free cancer screenings.
  • Breast Cancer Screening – 89 Patients
  • Cervical Cancer Screening – 62 Patients
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening – 39 Patients
  • Prostate Cancer Screening – 9 Patients
Patient outcomes from screenings (detected cancer):
  • Clorectal Cancer - 2
  • Breast Cancer - 2
  • Prostate Cancer - 1