Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, most women now have coverage for well-women visits, without additional costs like co-pays and deductibles. But how can they make the most of this benefit? We have resources and information to help you learn more about this critical benefit and also to get the word out about no-cost well-woman visit. Regular well-woman visits could be a turning point for women’s health — but only if women know about it them.
Consumer Guide to a Well-Woman Visit
Check out our consumer friendly guides below, available in English and Spanish, and get on the road to being a well woman.
Related Policy Resources
The following issue brief and factsheets provide information about the importance of education and counseling during well-woman visits.
- Policy Strategies for Better Integration of Education and Counseling Primary Care
- Education and Counseling Recommendations: A Critical Component of Well-Woman Visits
- Patient Counseling and Education: As Important Components of the Well-Woman Visit
The following toolkits provide resources, including sample press and online materials, to help organizations and advocates get out the word about the no-cost well-woman visit benefit.