About Us



Improve the lifelong health and wellness for all women by transforming health care.

Lead the nation in the delivery of equitable, comprehensive, coordinated and compassionate women’s health.

Women’s Health will meet its mission through:

  • Equity
  • Mutual Respect
  • Teamwork
  • Continuous Learning
  • Commitment

Our Center of Excellence in Women’s Health Partners

The Department of Health and Human Services initially established six National Centers of Excellence in Women’s Health in 1996. This designation has created a network of centers that work together to improve health prospects for women in communities throughout the nation. This network has been growing with an additional 13 centers achieving this designation since 1996.