Percentage of women 50 - 74 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer
Higher score equals better quality
Women 51 - 74 years of age with a visit during the measurement period
Equals Initial Population
The intent of the measure is that starting at age 50 women should have one or more mammograms every 24 months with a 3 month grace period.
Women who had a bilateral mastectomy or who have a history of a bilateral mastectomy or for whom there is evidence of a right and a left unilateral mastectomy
Women with one or more mammograms during the measurement period or the 15 months prior to the measurement period.