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Women's services

Picking an OB/GYN

Female members may see an AmerHealth Caritas Louisiana obstetrician and/or gynecologist (OB/GYN) for women’s health needs. These services include well-woman visits, prenatal care (visits while you are pregnant), care for any female medical condition, and family planning.  You do not need a referral to see an AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana network OB/GYN doctor.

Well-woman visits

Well-woman visits are important for good health for adult women. Mammograms and cervical cancer screenings (Pap tests) are important steps in maintaining a woman’s health. Contact your PCP or OB/GYN doctor for help with well-woman visits and tests.

What to do if you think you are pregnant

If you think you are pregnant, call your PCP or OB/GYN doctor right away. It is very important you see your PCP or OB/GYN when you are pregnant. We call this "prenatal care." It helps you and your baby stay healthy.

If you do not have an OB/GYN doctor, contact Member Services at 1-888-756-0004 for help picking an OB/GYN doctor. While you are pregnant, your OB/GYN doctor can become your PCP.

Visit the member portal to learn more about women's health. Take an online quiz and learn your risks.