(1) Every health insurance policy that covers hospital, medical or surgical expenses, other than coverage limited to expenses from accidents or specific diseases, shall provide coverage of mammograms as follows:
(a) Mammograms for the purpose of diagnosis in symptomatic or high-risk women at any time upon referral of the woman’s health care provider; and
(b) An annual mammogram for the purpose of early detection for a woman 40 years of age or older, with or without referral from the woman’s health care provider.
(2) An insurance policy described in subsection (1) of this section must not limit coverage of mammograms to the schedule provided in subsection (1) of this section if the woman is determined by her health care provider to be at high risk for breast cancer. [Formerly 743.727]Section: Previous 743A.066 743A.068 743A.070 743A.080 743A.084 743A.088 743A.090 743A.100 743A.104 743A.108 743A.110 743A.120 743A.124 743A.140 743A.144 Next
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