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Health Reform Provision Prevents Insurers From Denying Breast Screening Coverage
Health Leaders Media

Government and private insurers can’t reduce coverage for mammography screenings that fall outside the controversial U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) mammography guidelines, according to a provision in the new health reform law.

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act calls the USPSTF recommendations the most current recommendations regarding breast cancer screening, mammography, and prevention.