Family Planning Services
The Family Planning Program at the Hughes County Health Department strives to prevent unintended pregnancies, including adolescent pregnancies by providing "individuals with the information and means to exercise personal choice in determining the number and spacing of their children".
The Family Planning Program at the Hughes County Health Department provides clinical and counseling services for women of child bearing age who reside in Hughes County.
The following services are provided for women of childbearing age who reside in Hughes County:
- Pregnancy Test
- Pap Smear
- Breast Exam
- Testing for Sexually Transmitted Diseases
- Testing for anemia (Hemocue)
- Screening for diabetes
- Screening for sickle cell anemia
- Blood pressure check
Family Planning Counseling Services
Counseling regarding various methods of birth control are also available for women of childbearing age who reside in Hughes County. Counseling may be conducted on one or more of the following birth control methods:
- Natural Family Planning (rhythm method)
- Latex Condoms
- Vaginal Spermicides (film)
- Depo-Provera Injections
- Birth Control Pills
- Intra-uterine Devices (IUD)
- Emergency Contraception
Fees are assessed based on a sliding scale, according to your income and family size. You will need to bring proof of income, and Sooner Care or Sooner Plan with you to your visits. No one is denied services based on inability to pay.
Family Planning Hours
Appointments are required for the Family Planning Clinic.
Clinics are held each Thursday of the month - 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
How to Make an appointment
Please call (405) 379-3313 to schedule an appointment. Family planning services are available by appointment only.
Parental consent for family planning services is recommended but not necessary.
*Women of childbearing age who reside in Hughes County may also only request a pregnancy test or sexually transmitted disease (STD) exam.
Pregnancy and STD testing are available on a walk in basis, Monday and Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.