The philosophy of Women's Health Specialists is to promote positive images of women and provide our clients with a new perspective of their bodies and health. We give women the tools to evaluate their authentic health care needs - images of women not based on a societal myth, but based on women's reality and experience. We provide women with health information so they can become knowledgeable about their normal life stages. Our goal is to empower women through support, education, self-help and services so that they can make the best health care decisions for themselves.
WHS Welcomes All Newly Enrolled Medi-Cal and Insured Clients
Women’s Health Specialists has partnered with Covered California, a new marketplace for affordable, private health insurance where you can compare and choose health coverage that best fits your needs and budget. We have certified Covered California educators on-site that can share information about the Affordable Care Act and how you may qualify for health insurance. Click here to learn about your options in the new health care exchange. Educational materials for Covered California are available in PDF format: Changes in Health Care are Coming and We've Got You Covered.
If you're newly enrolled in Medi-Cal, choose Women's Health Specialists for your reproductive health care needs. We've provided reproductive health care for over 35 years and offer all forms of birth control, pregnancy testing, emergency contraception, annual check-ups, pap smears,confidential abortions, STI testing and treatment and much more.
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National Women's Health Network
Did you know that January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month? This year alone, over 12,000 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. Over 4,000 women will die as a result of this disease. The National Women's Health Network (NWHN) has long advocated for improved access to basic health care, so all women can have access to appropriate screening and treatment.
Today is the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the 1973 landmark Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion in the U.S. The decision did not simply affirm a woman's right to terminate a pregnancy, it ensured safe services for all women seeking an abortion. Forty-two years later, we no longer have the health crisis of women dying in "back alleys," but we do face a crisis rooted in economic inequality and women's struggles to obtain comprehensive reproductive health care...
Sovereignty means being independent or autonomous. A nation is sovereign when it has its own set of laws that it can enforce within its boundaries without interference. A woman is sovereign when she can decide her own destiny without State interference.