Advocacy

Most large agencies have an advocacy group that provides public support for policies and legal efforts.  These resources focus on current breast cancer legislation.

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day
https://www.thepsf.org/programs/breast-reconstruction-awareness-campaign

Heda’s Law
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henda%27s_Law
Texas’ legislation requires mammography facilities to notify a patient and her health care provider of dense breast tissue that may benefit from MRI imaging.

Woman’s Health and Cancer Rights Act-1998 Federal Breast Reconstruction Law
https://www.cancer.org/treatment/finding-and-paying-for-treatment/understanding-health-insurance/health-insurance-laws/womens-health-and-cancer-rights-act.html
Federal law regarding insurance coverage for post-mastectomy breast reconstruction.