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Westin Kansas City at Crown Center

1 E Pershing Road  Kansas City, MO  64108

Saturday • March 18, 2023

 

News

Radiologist Helps Pass Breast Screening Law

According to Radiology SmartBrief:

“Dr. Amy Patel, medical director of women’s imaging at Missouri-based Liberty Hospital and chair of the ACR Young and Early Career Professional Section, played a key role in her home state passing a law in August requiring coverage of breast exams for higher-risk women ages 25 to 29, along with twice-yearly screenings from age 30. Missouri “is among a growing number of states that have acted to make sure that women have covered access to this care,” says Shawn Farley, public affairs director for the ACR.”

From the Kansas City Star:

Here’s what this ‘radvocate’ wants women to know about breasts and a new Missouri law.