About the organisation
Basic details : The Office on Women's Health (OWH) was established in 1991 within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). OWH coordinates women's health efforts across HHS and addresses critical women's health issues by informing and advancing policies, educating health care professionals and consumers, and supporting innovative programs.
It achieves its mission through a wide range of programs and activities. The Office also leads several groups and committees to coordinate efforts for women's health within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), as well as with other federal agencies. Learn more about what we do.
Mission : Provide national leadership and coordination to improve the health of women and girls through policy, education, and innovative programs
Vision : All women and girls achieve the best possible health.