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1 Included: Sample tweets/facebook posts Twitter Chat materials (sample questions/answers) Well- Woman Visit Infographic Social media images (posts, cover photo, Twitter chat promo)

2 National Women s Health Week Social Media Toolkit Sample Tweets: SAVE THE DATE! Celebrate Nat l Women s Health Week May #NWHW Most health plans cover preventive services for women w/o charging you. Take a look! have composed a great fact sheet for Women's Health Week #NWHW 99% of women have used birth control at some time in their lives. Find out what to know: #NWHW Many preventative services may be available to you for free. See what you can take advantage of: info #NWHW Most health insurance plans are required to cover mental health and substance use disorder services. #NWHW #cohealth Empower women to take ONE step for better health! Encourage them to schedule a #wellwoman visit: #NWHW Thanks to the #ACA, you can no longer be charged more for health insurance just for being a woman. #NWHW It s never too early or late to work toward being your healthiest you. Take the first step. #NWHW Join us for our #NWHW Twitter Chat on Wed, May 13th at 1PM (MST)! Learn more about how to better your health! #NWHWevent #cohealth Nat'l Women's Health Week is a time to celebrate women & to empower them to make health a priority! #NWHW WEBINAR: State of Women s Coverage: Health Plan Violations of the Affordable Care Act - May 14, 12PM, MST Help us continue fighting for women! Colorado women deserve to get the care they need when they need it! #NWHW Sample Facebook Posts: It's National Women's Health Week! The health of Colorado women is important for our state's overall health. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, women have more access to preventive services to keep them healthy and happy. Together we are making Colorado better by ensuring Colorado women can get the care they need when they need it! It s National Women s Health Week a time to encourage women to schedule their annual well- woman visit and take other steps to stay healthy! Well- woman visits include a full checkup and focus on preventive care for women. Check out a list of services that may be available to you and your family! info

3 Photos: (scroll to the bottom for larger image sizes) Resources: Other NWHW social media and promo tools: Preventive Health Services for Women Infographic/Blog: Women s Health Fact Sheet: 5 Nerdy Things You Should Know About Birth Control: Preventive health services for women: Request Your Guide to Well- Woman Visits:

4 #NWHW Twitter Chat Toolkit May 13, 1PM (MST) A tweet chat is a live Twitter event. This will be moderated by the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative and focused around National Women s Health Week. Provided below are questions we plan to ask, as well as some answers you can use. However, we encourage you to try to make your own answers and make them specific to you and your organization. You can also feel free to ask any questions you may have. Feel free to use the graphic below as well to promote the event beforehand. Sample Questions: Q1: What is Nat l Women s Health Week? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q2: What are some ways I can stay healthy? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q3: What preventive services are available to me & how much are they? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q4: How do co- pays & deductibles affect they services I can get? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q5: What is a well- woman visit? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q6: How has the Affordable Care Act expanded women s health services? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q7: I m a trans woman do I qualify for these preventative services? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q8: Why is taking care of my mental health as important as my physical health? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q9: I didn t #GetCovered. How can I get health insurance now? #NWHW #NWHWevent Q10: I don t have health insurance. Where can I go for low- cost services? #NWHW #NWHWevent Sample Answers: A1: To empower women to make health a priority & to help them understand what steps they can take to improve their health. #NWHW #NWHWevent A2: Visit a doctor. Get a checkup and preventive screenings. Be more active. #NWHW #NWHWevent A3: Many services are available w/o copay. STI/HIV testing, vaccines, depression screening, breastfeeding supplies & more. #NWHW #NWHWevent A4: Most plans cover preventive services w/o charging a copay or coinsurance, even if you haven t met your deductible. #NWHW #NWHWevent A5: A well- women visit is a full checkup; receive a physical & set health goals w/ your doc to help you stay healthy! #NWHW #NWHWevent A6: Before ACA women struggled to attain comprehensive health insurance. Women now have access to more affordable services. #NWHW #NWHWevent A7: Many plans still cover preventive services regardless of gender identity. Still work to do for trans health coverage. #NWHW #NWHWevent A8: Mental & physical health closely connected. Women more likely than men to have anxiety or other mental health issues. #NWHW #NWHWevent A9: Pregnant women can get covered w/ Medicaid or CHIP; or you may qualify for a special enrollment. #NWHW #NWHWevent A10: Community centers & safety net clinics help uninsured people across CO get the care they need. guide #NWHW #NWHWevent

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6 Have You Scheduled Your Free Well-Woman Visit This Year? You can receive copay-free women s health services with most health insurance plans when seen by an in-network provider. This is true even if you haven t met your yearly deductible. These preventative services allow your doctor to help you stay healthy and prevent future health problems! COPAY-FREE SERVICES FOR WHO? Well-woman visit with a doctor or nurse Women under 65 Get a physical exam and talk about your health goals in order to stay healthy. Birth control (contraceptives) and counseling Sexually active women Prevent pregnancy until you are ready for a baby. STI (Sexually Transmitted Infections) and HIV testing Test for STIs such as chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis and HIV. Many infections have no or mild symptoms. Pap test (cervical cancer screening) Sexually active or pregnant women Sexually active women Check for cervical cancer cells early so you can treat it early and prevent cervical cancer. Breast cancer screening (mammogram) Check for breast cancer. Most women can survive breast cancer if it is found and treated early. Breastfeeding support, supplies, and counseling Women over 40 Pregnant women Talk to your doctor about breastfeeding. It is very healthy for you and your baby. Anemia screening Pregnant women Check your blood routinely, so you can protect yourself and your baby. Bone density test (osteoporosis screening ) Women over 60 Check the strength of your bones. Weak bones are more likely to break. Domestic violence screening and counseling Women of all ages If you have experienced any abuse or trauma, talk to your doctor about getting help. Depression screening Women of all ages If you think you might be sad or feeling hopeless, talk with a doctor. Blood pressure test Women of all ages Check your blood pressure and ask if you need to be screened for diabetes or tested for high cholesterol. Vaccines Protect yourself and others from serious diseases. Ask your doctor about the HPV vaccine. Tobacco use screening Cessation interventions are available to help you quit smoking and lower your risk of lung cancer, stroke, heart disease and more. Women of all ages Women of all ages Colorado Consumer Health Initiative Learn how to use your health insurance with CoveredU Colorado Consumer Health Initiative CoveredU

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