Colorectal Cancer Screening:
Sage Scopes is a free colorectal cancer screening program that provides free colonoscopies for eligible Minnesota men and women. Most people should get screened for colorectal cancer starting at age 50.
Sage Scopes will provide a number of services free of charge to eligible participants:
- Bowel prep kit
- Screening colonoscopy
- Follow-up tests for patients with abnormal screening results
- Interpreters for patients who do not speak English
- Pre-colonoscopy office visit if required
A colonoscopy is a procedure in which a doctor uses a long, thin tube with a small camera on the end to view your lower intestine. Colonoscopy is a powerful tool to prevent colorectal cancer that can let your provider find and remove any polyps before they turn into colorectal cancer.
If you are interested in receiving a free colonoscopy to get screened for colorectal cancer, please call Sage Scopes at 1-888-643-2584 (mention code ScopesWeb) to see if you’re eligible.