Women’s Health Services

Women’s health refers to a wide range of services that are needed to address a woman’s unique health and wellness needs. Women’s health is an example of population health, which is the health of a specific defined population. Refer to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health.

Sample Reproductive Health Services Policy and Procedure

Developed by the health care legal team at Feldesman, Tucker, Leifer, Fidell (FTLF), this sample policy and procedure document offers general guidance on applicable federal laws and regulations regarding women’s reproductive health services (including definitions of services and referrals that comply with Section 330 and the Hyde Amendment as well as the Hyde Amendment exceptions) and can be tailored appropriately by health centers to fit the specific facts and circumstances of their individual operations.


This page covers an emergent topic facing health centers and may be updated periodically to be responsive to those issues. This provides general information and is not legal advice. Consult with an attorney who can advise your organization based upon Local, State and Federal laws.