Tennessee State Insurance Law:
Over a dozen U.S. states have active bills for varying levels of breast imaging insurance coverage. News! A Tennessee state bill has just been signed into law. Learn more about the Tennessee law and other state “inform” and insurance laws in DB-i’s legislation MAP or TABLE. (Please note, the effective date of the TN law is dependent on when it is assigned a “public chapter number”; we will provide that info when it is available.)
MAB member Dr. Paula Gordon’s review article, The Impact of Dense Breasts on the Stage of Breast Cancer at Diagnosis: A Review and Options for Supplemental Screening is just out in Current Oncology. The article addresses the issue of dense breasts and the impact on the stage of breast cancer at the time of diagnosis and discusses options for supplemental screening.