Preventive health services for women

MDwise Marketplace members get FREE preventive care. You won’t have to pay a copay or coinsurance for the services listed below when they are delivered by your chosen primary medical provider (PMP). They are grouped into three categories for adults, women and children.

 

  • Anemia screening on a routine basis for pregnant women.
  • Breast cancer genetic test counseling (BRCA) for women at higher risk for breast cancer.
  • Breast cancer mammography screenings every one to two years for women over 40.
  • Breast cancer chemoprevention counseling for women at higher risk.
  • Breastfeeding comprehensive support and counseling from trained providers and access to breastfeeding supplies, for pregnant and nursing women.
  • Cervical cancer screening for sexually active women.
  • Chlamydia infection screening for younger women and other women at higher risk.
  • Contraception: Food and Drug Administration-approved contraceptive methods, sterilization procedures and patient education and counseling, as prescribed by a health care provider for women with reproductive capacity (not including abortifacient drugs). This does not apply to health plans sponsored by certain exempt religious employers.
  • Domestic and interpersonal violence screening and counseling.
  • Folic acid supplements for women who may become pregnant.
  • Gestational diabetes screening for women 24 to 28 weeks pregnant and those at high risk of developing gestational diabetes.
  • Gonorrhea screening for all women at higher risk.
  • Hepatitis B screening for pregnant women at their first prenatal visit.
  • HIV screening and counseling for sexually active women.
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA test every three years for women with normal cytology results who are 30 or older.
  • Osteoporosis screening for women over age 60 depending on risk factors.
  • Rh incompatibility screening for all pregnant women and follow-up testing for women at higher risk.
  • Sexually transmitted infections counseling for sexually active women.
  • Syphilis screening for all pregnant women or other women at increased risk.
  • Tobacco use screening and interventions for all women and expanded counseling for pregnant tobacco users.
  • Urinary tract or other infection screening for pregnant women.
  • Well-woman visits to get recommended services for women under 65.