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Women's Way


Women's Way is a breast and cervical cancer early detection program available to eligible North Dakota women. Women's Way provides a way to pay for most breast and cervical cancer screenings for eligible North Dakota Women.

This program is made possible by funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Eligible women ages 40 through 64 can receive:

Mammograms
Clinical breast exams
Pap tests
Pelvic exams

*Limited enrollment and services may be available for uninsured and under-insured women ages 30 through 39.

Women's Way provides information about breast and cervical health including:

Breast self exam
Screening guidelines
Risk factors
Importance of early detection

To take part in this program, certain income and insurance guidelines apply:

Women's Way 2013 :


# of people in your household:
Yearly household income
1
$22,980
2
31,020
3
39,060
4
47,100
5
55,140
6
63,180
7
71,220
8
79,260
9
87,300
10
95,340

Each additional person adds $8,040 per year.

Insurance Guidelines:

No health insurance OR
Unable to pay insurance deductibles and/or co-payments OR
Pap tests and/or mammograms not covered by insurance plan

Call 1-800-44WOMEN (1-800-449-6636) or 701-787-8118 (locally)for eligibility or general Women's Way questions.

Related Web Sites:
Women's Way Web Site
American Cancer Society
National Cancer Institute Cancer Information Service
National Women's Health Information Center
National Cervical Cancer Coalition
Susan G. Komen For the Cure
Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization