Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Bipartisan Legislation Seeks To Standardize Communication To Women Regarding Whether They Have Dense Breast Tissue On Mammography.

Aunt Minnie (11/10) reported that bipartisan legislation “that would standardize communication to women regarding whether they have dense breast tissue on mammography” has been “introduced in both the US House” and Senate. Among other things, the legislation “would set a minimum federal standard, as designated by the US Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), for notification about dense tissue and recommend that women discuss with their healthcare providers whether they would benefit from additional screening.” 

Author: wKesha

Categories: 2017, November, News, Policy and Economics, Screening and MammographyNumber of views: 4493


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