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.
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.