ConcussionConcussion ManagementDrivingEbolaEmergency Medical ServicesEpidemiologyEvery Woman MattersHANHealth NavigationHealthcare Associated InfectionsHeart Disease and Stroke Prevention ProgramImmunizationInjury PreventionJoint Data CenterMaternal Child Adolescent HealthMCH Block GrantNebraska Colon Cancer Screening ProgramCurrently selectedNebraska Early Hearing Detection and Intervention ProgramOccupational Safety and Health SurveillanceOral HealthPalliativeCareRural HealthSearchSHIPSIDSTobacco Hurts BusinessWomens & Mens Health ProgramsWomens Health InitiativesWorkplace Wellness Toolkit Home What is NCP? How to Qualify? How to Enroll? Screening Guidelines Colon Cancer Signs & Symptoms Colon Cancer Prevention Provider List Stay in the Game Health Fact Sheets Client Education What is the Nebraska Colon Cancer Screening Program? The Nebraska Colon Cancer Screening Program (NCP) offers preventive colon cancer screening and education to Nebraska men and women between the ages of 50 and 74. Tests and services may include: Fecal occult blood test (FOBT) kit for at-home testing and/or colonoscopy. All screenings are based upon family and personal history and must be pre-approved by NCP staff. Colonoscopy following a positive Fecal Occult Blood Test Review of health history and education about colon and rectal cancer screening. Colonoscopy as initial screening test if determined to be the best screening test based on your health history. Program Goals: Educate Nebraskans about the need for colon cancer screening. Decrease, through preventive screening, the number of Nebraskans who develop colon cancers. Provide education and/or colon screening tests to Nebraskans who are under or uninsured. Women's and Men's Health Programs Home Page Documents in PDF format require the use of Adobe Acrobat Reader which can be downloaded for free from Adobe Systems, Inc.