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Wisconsin Well Woman Program

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Remember, early detection is the best protection!

 What does the Wisconsin Well Woman program cover?

  • Breast cancer screenings every year: Clinical breast exam, mammogram 
  • Cervical cancer screenings: Pap test, pelvic exam, HPV testing
  • Certain diagnostic testing as follow-up from abnormal screening results
Who is eligible?
  • Women living in Wisconsin
  • Age 45-64 (exceptions include ages 35-44 and having breast symptoms, or over 65 without Medicare coverage)
  • Meet the income guidelines
  • Women who do not have health insurance, or the insurance they have doesn’t cover routine check-ups and screening, or they are unable to pay the deductible or co-payment
How do I enroll?
  • Submit completed Eligibility and Enrollment Forms to the Local Coordinating Agent for Eau Claire County 
Send by mail to: Eau Claire City-County Health Dept., Attn: WWWP
720 2nd Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54703
OR fax to: 715-839-1674, Attn: WWWP

Please call with any questions: 715-839-4718

  • Enrollment is good for one year
  • Once enrolled, you will receive a packet of information on how to use the program
  • Annually you will receive a letter asking if you would like to re-enroll. Promptly re-enrollment is recommended to prevent gaps in coverage
How do I make an appointment?
  • Do not make an appointment until you receive your card
  • Contact a participating provider
  • Be to tell the provider that you are enrolled in the Wisconsin Well Woman Program
  • If you receive a bill for your WWWP screenings, DO NOT PAY IT, it is likely a billing error

If you are enrolled in the WWWP and are diagnosed with breast cancer, cervical cancer, or pre-cancerous cervical lesion you may be eligible for Wisconsin Well Woman Medicaid, this program covers the cost of cancer treatment.

Breast cancer screenings: 

  • A clinical breast exam is done by a physician who is trained to feel for breast abnormalities and is recommended every year.
  • Mammograms make it possible to detect tumors that cannot be felt and are recommended every year for women 40 years and older.   
Cervical cancer screenings:
  • Pap tests check cells from the cervix for cancer.
  • Pap tests with a pelvic exam are recommended every 3 years.
  • Human papilloma virus (HPV) is one cause of cervical cancer.
  • A Pap test and pelvic exam, along with HPV test is recommended every 5 years.
  • Changes to Cervical Cancer Screening Rules
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