1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Public Health
  4. Article 24: Control of Malignant Diseases
  5. Title 1: General Provisions


Section 2404-B Breast cancer; duty of providers of mammography services to ascertain and provide clinical breast examination information

Public Health (PBH)

Breast cancer; duty of providers of mammography services to ascertain and provide clinical breast examination information. Every provider who provides mammography services shall ascertain when, or if, their patients have had a clinical breast examination prior to providing such service and shall include such information with any mammography results or reports to alert healthcare providers if a clinical breast examination has not recently been performed. Criminal penalties for violation pursuant to subdivisions one and two of section twelve-b of this chapter shall not apply to this section.