Health Care

Healthy Texas Women

What it offers

Benefits include:

  • Pregnancy testing
  • Pelvic examinations
  • Sexually transmitted infection services
  • Breast and cervical cancer screenings
  • Clinical breast examination
  • Screening and treatment for cholesterol, diabetes, and high blood pressure
  • HIV screening
  • Long-acting reversible contraceptives
  • Oral contraceptive pills
  • Permanent sterilization
  • Other contraceptive methods such as condoms, diaphragm, vaginal spermicide, and injections
  • Screening and treatment for postpartum depression

Who is it for?

Women ages 15 to 44 who have little or no money. For individuals age 15 -17, a parent or legal guardian must apply on their behalf.

Maximum monthly income limits

The following chart gives a general idea of the amount of money (income) a woman can get and still be in this program. Some women might be able to get benefits even if their income is higher than what is listed in this chart.

Maximum monthly income limits
Family size Healthy Texas Women
1 $2,024
2 $2,744
3 $3,464
4 $4,184
5 $4,904
   
For each additional person, add: $720