Raising Women’s Voices

Report Emphasizes Comprehensive Reproductive Health Care

Posted in Uncategorized by raisingwomensvoices on October 23, 2008

A new analysis published by the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health makes a case for a comprehensive “wellwoman standard of care” and underscores why such a standard must include reproductive health. The analysis, Women’s Health Care and Health Reform: The Key Role of Comprehensive Reproductive Health Care, makes a scientific, data-driven case that reproductive health is a key determinant of women’s overall health, and therefore, the treatments and services that promote reproductive health should be part of any national health plan.

For the complete article, please visit: http://www.jiwh.org/attachments/Women%20and%20Health%20Care%20Reform.pdf

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