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The recommended frequency of Pap testing is changing and the MBCHP continually monitors screening policies to stay current.
The MBCHP recommends the liquid based Pap test every two years for program eligible women who are having normal Pap tests.
Starting in July 2007, the MBCHP will allow reimbursement for biennial screening with liquid based cervical cytology for primary cervical cancer screening, up to the allowable Medicare rate, as opposed to annual screening with conventional cytology until three consecutive, normal Pap tests.
The MBCHP recommends that all health care professionals encourage women to follow the American Cancer Society (ACS) guidelines for the early detection of cervical cancer: