Southwest District Health1008 E. Locust
Emmett, ID, 83617
Hours of Operation
- Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
- Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
- Wednesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
- Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
- Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
- Saturday closed
- Sunday closed
Frequently Asked Questions about Southwest District Health
What are the counties served by Southwest District Health?
They serve Adams, Washington, Payette, Gem, Canyon, Owyhee.
What does the Idaho Women's Health Check Program provide?
They provide free breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to low-income and uninsured female Idaho residents.
How to be eligible on their program?
Female Idaho Residents, Ages 21-64, Overage 65 who are not eligible for Medicare or cannot afford Medicare Part B, Low income (2018 WHC Income Eligibility), No health insurance, U.S. citizen or eligible alien (with at least last 5 years of residency).
What are the limited enrollment and services for uninsured women who meet these additional criteria by a healthcare professional?
Uninsured women aged 21-39 are symptomatic of breast cancer. Uninsured women aged 40-49 are at high risk (personal history) and/or symptomatic for breast cancer. Women who live in geographically or culturally isolated communities in urban and rural areas, and women who have never been screened for breast and/or cervical cancer in the last 5 years are at high risk for breast and cervical cancer and are a priority for enrollment. WHC covers diagnostic testing of abnormal results. Women diagnosed with breast or cervical cancer through the program may be eligible for treatment through Breast and Cervical Cancer Medicaid.
Southwest District Health provides mammograms in Idaho. To obtain more details on eligibility please contact Southwest District Health directly by calling (208) 365-6371.
Not all facilities that offer free mammograms are completely free to everyone. Many diagnostic testing locations are free, some locations require that you meet income eligibility criteria. Call and ask before making an appointment or fully read the description information we provide.