Women’s Health

Group Women 1The purpose of Women’s Health is to provide quality health care to women of all ages regardless of socio-economic status. We want to help women live healthy lifestyles through nutrition and lifestyle education.

Services Provided

  • Comprehensive physical examinations
  • Breast exam, abdominal exam and pelvic exam
  • Pap smear for cancer of the cervix (mouth of the womb)
  • Other tests such as screening for gonorrhea and chlamydia, if indicated
  • HIV testing and Syphilis testing
  • Blood test for anemia, hepatitis, cholesterol and others, if indicated
  • Urine test-sugar and bacteria, if indicated
  • Blood Pressure
  • Nutritional Lifestyle Education
  • Related Immunizations
  • STI (Sexually Transmitted Infections) or AIDS Antibody Screening Tests
  • Diagnosis and treatment of STIs
  • Birth Control and Information
    Types of birth control available:
    • Condoms
    • Pills
    • Hormone Injection (Depo-provera)
    • IUDs
    • Implants
    • Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives
  • Pregnancy testing – testing is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.  No appointment is needed and testing is covered by insurance.  If uninsured, the fee is $19.
    Medicaid sign-up is available after consultation with the Perinatal Case Management nurse.
  • Education, counseling, and referrals for other health related problems.

Provided For:

Childbearing aged women
Women 40 to 64 may qualify for the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program.
Younger women may qualify for the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program if a problem is found during a clinical examination.


8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Monday-Friday, by appointment, unless otherwise noted.
Same day appointments may be available.

Women’s health services are available at all district health departments.