Nevada Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program (RESEP)

Nevada Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program

Nevada RESEP provides no-cost services to people who were directly affected by U.S. nuclear weapons testing. The program provides information to the public about the effects of aboveground nuclear testing, offers no-cost medical screenings and referrals to facilitate the early detection and treatment of cancer and other illnesses, and assists individuals in filing Radiation Exposure Compensation Act claims.

Nuclear test in the Nevada desert.

RESEP Services

Nevada RESEP offers free services to eligible downwinders, former nuclear test site workers, and former uranium industry workers.

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RECA Assistance

Nevada RESEP provides free assistance to downwinders and others who are eligible to file RECA compensation claims.

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RESEP Outreach

The Nevada RESEP Team participates in health fairs, community meetings, presentations at public meetings, and other opportunities to provide educational material.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under Grant H1GRH27374, Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program, in the amount of $608,972, Grant Period Sept. 2014-Aug. 2017. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.