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Mammogram Centers Must Tell Women if They Have Dense Breasts, F.D.A. Proposes

Centers that provide mammograms to screen for breast cancer will have to tell women whether they have dense breast tissue, which can increase the risk of cancer and mask tumors, the Food and Drug Administration announced in a proposed rule on Wednesday. Dense tissue can hide cancer from X-rays, making mammography less reliable. Women with… Read More »

CMS proposes changes to streamline managed Medicaid

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed  regulatory revisions to Medicaid managed care to streamline the program, relieve regulatory burden, support state flexibility and promote transparency, flexibility, and innovation. The proposed changes address stakeholder concerns from a 2016 final rule. CMS is accepting comment for 60 days. One issue the agency is not… Read More »