Every Woman Matters

What is Every Woman Matters?   


Every Woman Matters is a program that can help women get health check-ups. EWM may pay for exams based on health history and program guidelines.
Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening:
  • Pelvic exam
  • Pap test
  • Clinical breast exam
  • Teaching of breast self exam
  • Mammogram

Heart Disease and Diabetes Screening:

  • Blood pressure check
  • Cholesterol check
  • Blood sugar (glucose) check
  • Health and wellness information for living a healthier life

How to Qualify

  • Women must be 40 and 74 years of age
  • Must be a citizen or legal resident of Nebraska
  • They must meet program income guidelines   Income Eligibility Guidelines (2014-15)
  • Must not have health insurance that would pay for preventive services
How to Enroll
  •  You can enroll in Every Woman Matters by contacting the places listed below to receive an enrollment form:
  • Call Every Woman Matters at 1-800-532-2227
  • Email us for an enrollment form
  • Contact a doctor's office or clinic.  Many doctors and clinics are a part of Every Woman Matters.  Ask your doctor or clinic to be sure.
  • Call the National Cancer Institute at 1-800-4-CANCER.

*If you are not eligible for EWM, because you are under age 40, there are clinics that you can go to for services:


http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/EWM/Pages/WhatIsEWM.aspx

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Serving Dodge, Saunders & Washington Counties in Eastern Nebraska

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