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Breast Cancer Screening

What is Breast Cancer Screening measuring?

The percentage of women (40-69 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 40-69 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer*

The Breast Cancer Screening graph depicts the percentage of women, 40-69 years of age, who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer. The HMO FEHB Average is 70%. The HMO National Average is 72%. The PPO FEHB Average is 63%. The PPO National Average is 67%.

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
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Breast Cancer Screening
Aetna HealthFund 66%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Arizona 64%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - California 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Delaware, Jersey, Pennsylvania 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Distric of Columbia 67%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Georgia 66%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - New Jersey 65%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - New York 65%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Pennsylvania 63%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Tennessee 62%Below National Average
Altius Health Plans 65%Below National Average
APWU Health Plan 61%Below National Average
Exemplary AultCare HMO 71%Below National Average
AvMed Health Plans 72%Equal To National Average
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan 69%Above National Average
Blue Preferred Plus POS 65%Below National Average
Blue Shield of CA Access+HMO 70%Below National Average
Exemplary Bluecare Network of MI 75%Above National Average
Exemplary Capital Health Plan 84%Above National Average
CareFirst BlueChoice 67%Below National Average
Exemplary and Most Improved CDPHP Universal Benefits, Inc. 72%Above National Average
Coventry Health Care - Iowa 63%Below National Average
Coventry Health Care - Kansas 66%Below National Average
Coventry Health Care - Louisiana 73%Above National Average
Coventry Health Care - Maryland 67%Below National Average
Exemplary and Most Improved Coventry Health Plan - Florida 77%Above National Average
Exemplary Dean Health Plan 71%Below National Average
Exemplary and Most Improved Fallon Community Health Plan 81%Above National Average
Foreign Service Benefit Plan 63%Below National Average
Most Improved GEHA Benefit Plan 62%Below National Average
Exemplary Geisinger Health Plan 75%Above National Average
GHI Health Plan 63%Below National Average
Globalhealth, Inc. 63%Below National Average
Exemplary Grand Valley Health Plan 83%Above National Average
Group Health Cooperative - Idaho and Washington 71%Below National Average
Exemplary Group Health Cooperative - Wisconsin 76%Above National Average
Health Alliance HMO 76%Above National Average
Health Alliance Plan 77%Above National Average
Health Net of Arizona, Inc. 62%Below National Average
Health Net of California 69%Below National Average
Health Plan of Nevada 62%Below National Average
Exemplary HealthAmerica Pennsylvania 74%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPartners High and Standard Option 75%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPlus of MI 82%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthSpan Integrated Care 75%Above National Average
Exemplary HIP Health of Greater New York 74%Above National Average
Exemplary HMSA 78%Above National Average
Humana Employers Health of Georgia, Inc. 65%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - Austin 61%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - San Antonia 65%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Chicago Market 69%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Kansas City 70%Equal To National Average
Humana Health Plans of Puerto Rico, Inc. 45%Below National Average
Humana Medical Plan, Inc. - Florida 71%Above National Average
Exemplary Independent Health Assoc 74%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Mid-Atlantic States 85%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado 76%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia 78%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Hawaii 82%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northern California 84%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northwest 80%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Southern California 79%Above National Average
KPS Health Plans 62%Below National Average
Most Improved Lovelace Health Plan 66%Below National Average
M.D. IPA 68%Below National Average
MHBP - Std 59%Below National Average
MVP Health Care 70%Below National Average
Most Improved NALC 61%Below National Average
Optima Health Plan 70%Below National Average
Panama Canal Area Benefit Plan 56%Below National Average
Presbyterian Health Plan 65%Below National Average
Rural Carrier Benefit Plan 61%Below National Average
SAMBA 69%Above National Average
SelectHealth 65%Below National Average
TakeCare 56%Below National Average
The Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley 71%Below National Average
Triple-S Salud, Inc. 59%Below National Average
United Healthcare of the Midwest, Inc. 69%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare Benefits of Texas, Inc. 62%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare of California 70%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare Plan of the River Valley Inc. 68%Below National Average
UPMC Health Plan 75%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 2012.

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