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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 All Lines of Business FEHB Average is 71%. The All Lines of Business National Average is 72%.The HMO FEHB Average is 75%. The HMO National Average is 75%. The HMO/POS FEHB Average is 71%. The HMO/POS National Average is 74%. The PPO FEHB Average is 68%. The PPO National Average is 70%.

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
Aetna Life Insurance Company - California 70%Equal To National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Colorado 69%Below National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Illinois 70%Equal To National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Maryland/District of Columbia 70%Equal To National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - New Jersey 68%Below National Average
Exemplary Aetna Life Insurance Company - New York 69%Below National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Pennsylvania 71%Above National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Texas 68%Below National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Virginia 72%Above National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Washington 69%Below National Average
Aetna Life Insurance Company - Wisconsin 73%Above National Average
Aetna Open Access - Arizona 67%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - California 71%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Delaware, New Jersery, Pennsylvania 71%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - District of Columbia 69%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Georgia 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - New Jersey 69%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - New York 67%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Pennsylvania 68%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Tennessee 63%Below National Average
Altius Health Plans 66%Below National Average
Anthem Blue Cross Select HMO 77%Above National Average
APWU Health Plan 64%Below National Average
APWU Health Plan - CDHP 61%Below National Average
AultCare HMO 75%Equal To National Average
Most Improved AvMed Health Plans 76%Above National Average
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico 64%Below National Average
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan 71%Above National Average
Blue Preferred Plus POS 70%Below National Average
Blue Shield of CA Access+HMO 76%Above National Average
Most Improved Bluecare Network of Michigan 81%Above National Average
Calvos Selectcare 0%Equal To National Average
Capital Health Plan 83%Above National Average
CareFirst BlueChoice 72%Below National Average
Exemplary CDPHP Universal Benefits, Inc. 76%Above National Average
Compass Rose Health Plan 0%Equal To National Average
Coventry Health Care of Iowa 67%Below National Average
Coventry Health Care of Kansas 71%Below National Average
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana 76%Above National Average
Coventry Health Plan of Florida 79%Above National Average
Exemplary Dean Health Plan 79%Above National Average
Fallon community Health Plan 84%Above National Average
Firstcare 69%Below National Average
Foreign Service Benefit Plan 68%Below National Average
GEHA Benefit Plan 65%Below National Average
Exemplary Geisinger Health Plan 75%Above National Average
GHI Health Plan 63%Below National Average
Globalhealth, Inc. 69%Below National Average
Exemplary Grand Valley Health Plan 79%Above National Average
Exemplary Group Health Cooperative - Idaho, Washington 78%Above National Average
Group Health Cooperative - Wisconsin 80%Above National Average
Health Alliance HMO 80%Above National Average
Health Alliance Plan 79%Above National Average
Health Net of Arizona, Inc. 62%Below National Average
Health Net of California 72%Below National Average
Health Plan of Nevada 70%Below National Average
Exemplary HealthAmerica Pennsylvania & HealthAmerica Pennsylvania HDHP 78%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPartners High and Standard Option 79%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPlus of Michigan 84%Above National Average
HealthSpan Integrated Care 77%Above National Average
HIP Health of Greater New York 74%Equal To National Average
Exemplary HMSA 80%Above National Average
Humana Benefit Plan of Illinois, Inc. 70%Below National Average
Humana Benefit Plan of Louisiana 77%Above National Average
Humana Employers Health of Georgia, Inc. 70%Below National Average
Humana Health Paln of Texas - San Antonio 68%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan of Ohio 69%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - Austin 68%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - Corpus Christi 69%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - Houston 63%Below National Average
Most Improved Humana Health Plan, Inc - Illinois 71%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc - Kentucky 74%Equal To National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Arizona 66%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Kansas City 68%Below National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Tennessee 74%Equal To National Average
Humana Health Plans of Puerto Rico, Inc. 67%Below National Average
Humana Insurance Company - Texas 68%Below National Average
Humana Medical Plan, Inc. - Florida 75%Above National Average
Independent Health Association 75%Above National Average
Kaiser Foudnation Health Plan of Hawaii 85%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Mid-Atlantic States 90%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado 82%Above National Average
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia 77%Above National Average
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northern California 87%Above National Average
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northwest 85%Above National Average
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Southern California 88%Above National Average
Most Improved KPS Health Plans 70%Equal To National Average
M.D. IPA 63%Below National Average
MercyCare HMO 72%Below National Average
MHBP - Std 65%Below National Average
Exemplary MVP Health Care 75%Above National Average
NALC 65%Below National Average
Panama Canal Area Benefit Plan 60%Below National Average
Physicians Plus 81%Above National Average
Piedmont Community Healthcare 52%Below National Average
Presbyterian Health Plan 69%Below National Average
QualChoice 63%Below National Average
Rural Carrier Benefit Plan 69%Below National Average
SAMBA 69%Below National Average
Sanford Health Plan & Sanford Heart of Amercia Health Plan 77%Above National Average
Scott & White Health Plan 76%Above National Average
SelectHealth 70%Below National Average
SelectHealth 57%Below National Average
TakeCare 59%Below National Average
The Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley 75%Equal To National Average
Triple-S Salud, Inc. 64%Below National Average
Union Health Service 57%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare Benefits of Texas, Inc. 61%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare of California 76%Above National Average
UnitedHealthcare Plan of the River Valley Inc. 68%Below National Average
Exemplary UPMC Health Coverage, Inc. 76%Above National Average
Exemplary UPMC Health Options 72%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 2014.

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