Nevada Public Welfare

Sec. § 422.2718
State Plan for Medicaid: Inclusion of requirement for payment of certain expenses related to testing for human papillomavirus and administration of human papillomavirus vaccine.


The Director shall include in the State Plan for Medicaid a requirement that the State shall pay the nonfederal share of expenses incurred for:


Testing for human papillomavirus; and


Administering the human papillomavirus vaccine at such ages as recommended for vaccination by a competent authority, including, without limitation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the Food and Drug Administration or the manufacturer of the vaccine.


For the purposes of this section, “human papillomavirus vaccine” means the Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Recombinant Vaccine or its successor which is approved by the Food and Drug Administration to be used for the prevention of human papillomavirus infection and cervical cancer.

Last accessed
Feb. 5, 2021