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Learn more about our women’s health subspecialties and services. Women’s Health Victoria congratulates the State Government on the launch of Victoria’s first Gender equality strategy in December 2016, affirming Victoria’s national and international reputation as a leader in the prevention of violence against women.

Three related targets of MDG5 were adolescent birth rate, contraceptive prevalence and unmet need for family planning (where prevalence+unmet need = total need), which were monitored by the Population Division of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs 63 Contraceptive use was part of Goal 5B (universal access to reproductive health), as Indicator 5.3. 64 The evaluation of MDG5 in 2015 showed that amongst couples usage had increased worldwide from 55{d4bb9b603273d3db628ee003d8be004fd367b218b0401eceee80736bd71245b4} to 64{d4bb9b603273d3db628ee003d8be004fd367b218b0401eceee80736bd71245b4}.womens health

She noted that there is now an expectation among young women embarking on higher education that safe and legal abortion and birth control will be available to them, and that unplanned pregnancy should never be a deterrent in their educations or future careers.womens health

Since the implementation of the ACA, all private insurance companies are required to cover birth control, breast pumps, breast feeding support services, as well as well-woman exams, cancer screenings, and treatment and testing for sexually transmitted infections.

You and your baby will have access to the highest level of care you need, when you need it. The Perinatal Center, located on the campus of St. Vincent Women’s in Indianapolis, is a central point for coordinating all points of access to physician specialists for the ongoing needs of you and your developing baby.womens health