Free checkups and preventive health services are available for children, teens and young adults up to age 21 who are enrolled in Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare.
Checkups give families and health care providers an opportunity to monitor children's growth and development, screen for and identify potential concerns, and treat them to prevent bigger problems later on. Free Child & Teen Checkups services:
Mental Health Services
Complete physical exam
Information about good physical health
Information about thoughts, feelings and relationships with others
Questions and answers about your child's health and development
Checks on growth and development
Fluoride varnish treatments
Referral to the dentist
Form completion for Head Start, WIC, school or daycare
How Often Should I or My Child Get a Checkup?
Between birth and one month
At ages 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 24 and 30 months
Annually between the ages of 3 and 21
More often if needed
How Do I Make an Appointment?
You can make an appointment with your family doctor, or we can help you find a doctor. Call 218-299-7221 and our friendly staff will be glad to help you