Learn the importance of preventive health

Published on June 16, 2022

Preventive services
may help prevent illnesses, disease, and other health problems, or detect illness at an early stage when treatment is likely to work best. They’re free when you get care from an in-network provider. Here are some common benefits for all adults and children. Always ask your doctor what’s right for you.
A female doctor in a white lab coat listens to her patient with a stethoscope nearby.

Common benefits for all adults

  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Cancer screenings
  • Cholesterol screening
  • Diet counseling
  • Immunizations

Common benefits for women & pregnant people

  • Breast cancer mammography screenings
  • Breastfeeding support and counseling
  • Birth control
  • Pap tests
  • Well visits

Common benefits for children

  • Behavioral assessments
  • Developmental screenings
  • Immunizations
  • Vision screening
  • Well-baby and well-child visits