Benton County Human Services

Child and Teen Checkups

Well-child care and screenings for eligible newborns, children and young adults

Description

Public health agencies provide exams and developmental screening to children and teens to help find and treat physical or mental problems.

More information about the Child and Teen Checkups program can be found online.

Additional Information

The Child and Teen Checkups preventative health care program entitles Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare recipients, aged birth to 21, to annual healthcare checkups.

These checkups for infants, children, and teens are thorough health checkups done by the individual's own health care provider.

Child and Teen Checkups (CTC) include:

  • Information about good physical health
  • Information about thoughts, feelings and relationships with others
  • Information, and a chance to ask questions, about your child's health and development
  • Complete physical exam
  • Immunizations (shots)
  • Hearing check
  • Vision check
  • Checks on growth and development
  • Routine dental care usually beginning at age 3

Lab tests are available according to age of the child and prior testing.

  • Lead tests as needed
  • Lead information
  • Lead and toys

Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources
  • Medical Specialties
    • Pediatrics
  • Payment
    • Medicaid (Medical Assistance)
  • Specialization
    • Family

Eligibility

Newborns, children and adolescents through the age of 20 who are eligible for Medicaid

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Children and teens, birth to 21 years of age, who are enrolled in any of the Minnesota Health Care programs (Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare).

Application Instructions

If the child has a doctor and/or dentist, call directly to make an appointment (and mention that it is for a Child and Teen Checkup through Minnesota Healthcare Programs).

Location

531 Dewey St, Foley, MN, 56329-8413

Other Services at this Location

Websites

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm; Monday - Friday

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 320-968-5087
  • TDD: 320-968-8842
  • Toll Free: 800-530-6254

Area Served

Benton County

Last Update

9/21/2021