WomanWise / WISE WOMAN Clinic

Breast & Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP)

The WomanWise Program provides screening (breast exams, mammograms and Pap smears) for early detection of cancer in women. The WISE WOMAN Clinic provides heart disease screening for women who are already enrolled in the WomanWise Program. The services include blood pressure screening, height and weight measurements, and cholesterol tests.

Who is Eligible

Any woman age 40-64 (with emphasis on those 50-64), who meets certain income guidelines (discussed when calling for an appointment), has no insurance (or insurance with high deductible), no Medicaid, and no Medicare Part B. A woman under age 40 must be symptomatic to be seen.

Cost

There is no charge for these services.

Appointments

Appointments are necessary and may be made by calling (336) 703-3196, Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Appointment times vary - 2 morning appointments and 2 afternoon appointments are scheduled each day Monday through Friday.

Location

Forsyth County Dept. of Public Health, Clinic B

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Forsyth County Department of Public Health is to prevent disease and promote a healthy community through regulation, education and partnerships.

Adopted by the Board of Health 10/2/13.

Accredited Health Department 2009-2013

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