Women's Way

Program Details

Women's Way is a federally funded breast and cervical cancer screening program that provides a way to pay for most breast and cervical cancer screenings. Women see their own doctor or nurse practitioner for the exam.

What is available?
  1. Clinical breast exams
  2. Mammograms
  3. Pelvic exams
  4. Pap tests
  5. Patient Navigation
Who might be eligible? A woman who:
  1. Lives in North Dakota
  2. Is age 40 through 64
  3. Does not have insurance or has insurance that does not cover Pap tests and/or mammograms or cannot afford to pay deductible or co-payment
  4. Is not enrolled in Medicaid or Medicare Part B
  5. Is age 21 through 39, and has breast symptoms (lump) or is due for a Pap test (or have not had a Pap test in the last 3 years ) or needs breast or cervical diagnostic procedures. 
Household Size
Monthly Income
Yearly Income
5 $4,740 $56,880

For each additional person, add $693 per month or $8,320 per year.

For more information call 701-355-1577 or toll free 1-800-449-6636.

Women's Way Resources

  1. Kjersti Hintz

    Women's Way Coordinator
    Phone: 701-355-1540

  2. Public Health

    Physical Address
    500 E. Front Ave.
    Bismarck, ND 58504


    Phone: 701-355-1540
    Fax: 701-221-6883