Information Notice:November 2017 Breast Density Reporting Requirements, November 17, 2017

(2017) Information Notice:November 2017 Breast Density Reporting Requirements, November 17, 2017. Public Health, Department of

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Abstract

On April 13th, 2017 Governor Terry Branstad signed into law Senate File 250, which amended Iowa Code chapter 136C. 641 Iowa Administrative Code Chapter 41.6 was then amended to reflect these new regulations and these rules became effective on November 15th,2017. The new Administrative Rule requires the information regarding the patient’s breast density composition to be included in all physician mammogram reports and all result lay letters sent to patients.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Inspection, Public Health, Breast Density
Subjects: Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Healthcare
Health and medicine > Healthcare > Medical equipment
Health and medicine > Public health
ID Code: 31825
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 09 Apr 2020 13:53
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2020 13:53
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/31825