What is Every Woman Matters?   

Every Woman Matters is a program that can help women get health check-ups. EWM may pay for exams based on health history and program guidelines.

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening:

  • Pelvic exam
  • Pap test
  • Clinical breast exam
  • Teaching of breast self exam
  • Mammogram

Heart Disease and Diabetes Screening:

  • Blood pressure check
  • Cholesterol check
  • Blood sugar (glucose) check
  • Health and wellness information for living a healthier life

How to Qualify

  • Women must be between 40 and 74 years of age
  • Must be a citizen or legal resident of Nebraska
  • Must meet program income guidelines   
  • Must not have health insurance that pays for preventive services

How to Enroll

To receive an EWM enrollment form, select from one of the following options:

  • Call Every Woman Matters at 1-800-532-2227
  • Email us for an enrollment form
  • Contact a doctor's office or clinic.  Many doctors and clinics are a part of EWM.  Ask your doctor or clinic to be sure.
  • Call the National Cancer Institute at 1-800-4-CANCER.

*If you are not eligible for EWM because you are under age 40, there are clinics that you can go to for services:
DHHS: Every Woman Matters

Our Mission


Three Rivers Public Health Department's Mission is to empower and educate families while promoting healthy living for the improvement of our communities.

Our Vision


Three Rivers Public Health Department's Vision is that in cooperation with our communities, we will always be compassionate and respectful in all of our public health endeavors.

Three Rivers Public Health Department

Serving Dodge, Saunders & Washington Counties in Eastern Nebraska

2400 North Lincoln Avenue, Fremont, NE 68025   •   402-727-5396   •   1-866-727-5396   •   [email protected]

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