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Measure Description:

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

Initial Patient Population:

Women 51-74 years of age with a visit during the measurement period

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions:

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.
Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement year.

Numerator Statement:

Women with one or more mammograms during the measurement period or the 15 months prior to the measurement period

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions: