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Cancer Screening

The PMC reviewed relevant performance measures and makes the following recommendations.

Printable version of the recommendations.

ACP supports this measure.

ID# QPP 113
ID# NQF 0034

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Colorectal Cancer Screening

The percentage of patients 50-75 years of age who had appropriate screening for colorectal cancer.
Date Reviewed: November 19, 2017

ACP supports this measure.

ID# QPP 309
ID# NQF 0032

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Cervical Cancer Screening (CCS)

Percentage of women 21-64 years of age who were screened for cervical cancer using either of the following criteria:

  • Women age 21-64 who had cervical cytology performed every 3 years.
  • Women age 30-64 who had cervical cytology/human papillomavirus (HPV) co-testing performed every 5 years.

Date Reviewed: November 19, 2017

ACP supports this measure.

ID# QPP 112
ID# NQF 2372

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Breast Cancer Screening

The percentage of women 50-74 years of age who had a mammogram to screen for breast cancer.
Date Reviewed: November 19, 2017