Lung Cancer Screening CT 

Lung Cancer Screening Eligibility Requirements


To be eligible for the Lung Cancer Screening Program, patients must:

  • Be between 50 and 77 years of age
  • Have at least a 20 pack-year history of smoking (one pack per day for a year is equivalent to one pack year)
  • Be a current smoker or have quit within the past 15 years
  • Not be in treatment for cancer

Heritage Valley Health System is a Lung Cancer Center of Excellence.

Heritage Valley Health System offers eligible candidates easy access to lung cancer screenings through the HVHS Lung Cancer Screening Program.


Once you schedule your appointment, a patient navigator will follow up with you to review a series of questions and ensure that this program is appropriate for you.