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Breast Cancer Screening

What is Breast Cancer Screening measuring?

The percentage of women (50-74 years of age) who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer.

Why is Breast Cancer Screening important to you?

Breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer among American women. Clinical guidelines recommend mammograms to detect breast cancer when it is most treatable, reducing mortality up to 30 percent among women 40 years of age and older.

Want to learn more about the importance of Breast Cancer Screening and types of mammography?

Want to learn more about the cost of screening - including which screenings are free?

Please consult your health plan brochure and then select your coverage area. All health plan brochures will be listed for your coverage area.

Breast Cancer Screening

Percentage of women 50-74 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer*

National AveragesFEHB Averages

The Breast Cancer Screening graph depicts the percentage of women, 50-74 years of age, who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer. The HMO FEHB Average is 78%. The HMO National Average is 76%. The HMO/POS FEHB Average is 72%. The HMO/POS National Average is 74%. The PPO FEHB Average is 68%. The PPO National Average is 69%. The All Lines of Business FEHB Average is 79%. The All Lines of Business National Average is 72%.

The Status list has been updated.


Healthcare Quality Scores and Status Key: Exemplary Most Improved Above National Average Below National Average National Average
Status
Plan Name
Breast Cancer
Exemplary Aetna Life Insurance Company (Colorado) 69%Equal To National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company (Illinois) 70%Above National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company (MD&DC) 70%Above National Average
Exemplary Aetna Life Insurance Company (New Jersey) 67%Below National Average
Exemplary Aetna Life Insurance Company (New York) 69%Equal To National Average
Exemplary Aetna Life Insurance Company (Pennsylvania) 71%Above National Average
Exemplary Aetna Life Insurance Company (Virginia) 71%Above National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company (Washington) 70%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthSpan Integrated Care 81%Above National Average
Humana Benefit Plan of Illinois, Inc. 74%Equal To National Average
Aetna Healthfund 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Arizona 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - California 75%Above National Average
Aetna Open Access - Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania 71%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - District of Columbia 69%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Georgia 69%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - New Jersey 69%Below National Average
Most Improved Aetna Open Access - New York 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Pennsylvania 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Tennessee 64%Below National Average
Most Improved Altius Health Plans 69%Below National Average
APWU Health Plan 63%Below National Average
APWU Health Plan - CDHP 61%Below National Average
AultCare HMO 73%Below National Average
AvMed Health Plans 75%Above National Average
Most Improved Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan 72%Above National Average
Blue Preferred Plus POS 69%Below National Average
Most Improved Blue Shield of CA Access+HMO 76%Above National Average
Bluecare Network of MI 79%Above National Average
Exemplary Capital Health Plan 85%Above National Average
CareFirst BlueChoice 71%Below National Average
Exemplary CDPHP Universal Benefits, Inc. 75%Above National Average
Coventry Health Care of Iowa 68%Below National Average
Most Improved Coventry Health Care of Kansas 74%Equal To National Average
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana 77%Above National Average
Coventry Health Plan of Florida 82%Above National Average
Exemplary Dean Health Plan 79%Above National Average
Exemplary Fallon Community Health Plan 85%Above National Average
Most Improved Foregin Service Benefit Plan 69%Equal To National Average
GEHA Benefit Plan 65%Below National Average
Exemplary Geisinger Health Plan 79%Above National Average
GHI Health Plan 64%Below National Average
Globalhealth, Inc. 69%Below National Average
Grand Valley Health Plan 80%Above National Average
Exemplary and Most Improved Group Health Cooperative - Idaho, Washington 79%Above National Average
Exemplary Group Health Cooperative - Wisconsin 80%Above National Average
Exemplary Health Alliance HMO 80%Above National Average
Health Alliance Plan 80%Above National Average
Health Net of Arizona, Inc. 65%Below National Average
Health Net of California 74%Equal To National Average
Health Plan of Nevada 69%Below National Average
Exemplary HealthAmercia Pennsylvania 79%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPartners High and Standard Option 79%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPlus of MI 85%Above National Average
HIP Health of Greater New York 76%Above National Average
HMSA 80%Above National Average
Most Improved Humana Employers Health of Georgia, Inc. 70%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - Austin 68%Below National Average
Most Improved Humana Health Plan of Texas - San Antonio 70%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. 73%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Kansas City 73%Below National Average
Humana Health Plans of Puerto Rico, Inc. 51%Below National Average
Humana Medical Plan, Inc. - Florida 76%Above National Average
Exemplary Independent Health Association 76%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Mid-Atlantic States 89%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado 81%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia 82%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Hawaii 84%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northern California 88%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northwest 85%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Southern California 88%Above National Average
Most Improved KPS Health Plans 70%Above National Average
M.D. IPA 67%Below National Average
MercyCare HMO 68%Below National Average
MHBP - Std 66%Below National Average
Most Improved MVP Health Care 73%Below National Average
NALC 64%Below National Average
Panama Canal Area Benefit Plan 60%Below National Average
Exemplary Physicians Plus 80%Above National Average
Most Improved Presbyterian Health Plan 70%Below National Average
Most Improved Rural Carrier Benefit Plan 69%Equal To National Average
SAMBA 68%Below National Average
Sanford Health Plan 79%Above National Average
SelectHealth 70%Below National Average
TakeCare 53%Below National Average
Most Improved The Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley 73%Below National Average
Most Improved Triple-S Salud, Inc. 62%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare Benefits of Texas, Inc. 65%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare of California 77%Above National Average
UnitedHealthcare Plan of the River Valley Inc. 70%Below National Average
Exemplary UPMC Health Plan 79%Above National Average

Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®), source of the data presented on this web page, is a registered trademark of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). View more information on the collection and assessment of HEDIS.

1 Not all plans are required to report, therefore some plans are intentionally not listed.

2 The results are based on performance in the year 2013.

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