FYI-- this video series was made in December 2010, at which time my information was completely up to date! In addition, My comment on the USPSTF members was that none of them are practicing physicians specializing in the area of medicine on which they are making recommendations.
Also,thanks to the outcry of americans,HHS changed back to the 2002 mamm guidelines, but they have refused to remove the 2009 ones from the uspstf website. Why? Think they'll go back to them if obama gets reelected? I do. Not to mention they no longer recommend PSA tests for prostate cancer.
Yes, it's annual and pro-rated. That's where the IRS's 16000 new agents comes in--to keep track of everyone's insured status and calculate their penalties.