07/1990 - Provided coverage instructions authorized by section 6115 of OBRA 1989. Effective date 07/01/1990. (TN 43)
03/1998 - Reflected changes mandated by section 4102 of the Balanced Budget Act of 1998 and listed high risk factors for developing cervical or vaginal cancer. Effective date 01/01/1998. (TN 103)
12/2002 - Section 101 of Benefits Improvement and Protection Act of 2000 (P.L. 106-554) changed the screening frequency from once every three years to once every two years. This section of the manual has not been updated to reflect the change. The conforming regulation at 42 CFR § 410.56 has been updated. Effective date of change 07/01/2001.
03/2006 - Delete coding information. Effective/Implementation date: 06/19/2006. (TN 48) (CR4278)