Women's Health refers to comprehensive women’s health care as well as health issues that are unique to women, including:
- Conditions of the female organs
Be sure to get early and regular prenatal care to ensure you have a healthy pregnancy. You should also get recommended breast cancer, cervical cancer, and bone density screenings. Our goal is to ensure the health and readiness of all women at every stage of life.
USNH Guantanamo Bay Women’s Health Services
Maternity care and delivery for routine pregnancies is provided. High risk pregnancies that may require specialized care may be referred to a stateside provider. If you or your spouse are in a high-risk pregnancy category, discuss with overseas screening before reporting to Guantanamo Bay.
Available services include diagnosis and treatment of abnormal PAP Smear. Contraceptive services include education and counseling on contraceptive options for initiation of prescription contraceptives and are accessible by scheduled appointment or on a walk-in basis during clinic hours. Please contact the clinic if you have any questions regarding services available and a member of the team will be glad to assist you.
Mammography is not available at USNH GB. Women 40 and older, or women with a family history of breast cancer must obtain an examination before reporting to Guantanamo Bay. Women who require a mammogram during their tour will be referred for stateside care.
How to Make an Appointment
Call 7-2121 to make an appointment for Women's Health and Pregnancy Services.
TRICARE Covered Services
TRICARE covers well-woman exams annually for women under age 65 with no cost-share or copayment. TRICARE offers coverage for many women’s health services, including:
For women who are age 65 and older and using TRICARE For Life, you can still get women’s preventive screenings. Get more information about these and other TRICARE covered services >>here.