Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department

Child and Teen Checkups

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

Description

Preventive care keeps kids healthy! Medical clinics and some public health agencies provide comprehensive well-child exams that include age-appropriate preventive, dental, mental health, and developmental screenings. Any treatment needs that are determined by the well-child exam are also covered.

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

Additional Information

They will help to connect you with a clinic that provides specialized health checks:

  • A complete physical exam
  • Hearing and vision checks
  • Needed lab tests and immunizations
  • Checks on development and growth
  • Referral to a dentist
  • Information about good physical and mental health, behavior and development

You can use this health check for to meet requirements for Head Start, Women, Infants and Children (WIC), school, sports or day care.

Eligibility

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

Application Instructions

Call (612) 348-5131 if children are already on Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare.

Fee

These specialized health checks are available at no cost to children and teens who receive health care benefits through Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare.

Location

300 S 6th St, Government Center, Minneapolis, MN, 55487

Area Served

Hennepin County

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 612-348-5131
  • Main: 612-348-4111
  • Main - After Hours Homeless Resources: 612-673-9138
  • Main - Crisis Line - Adult Mental Health Response: 612-596-1223

Websites

Other Services at this Location

Last Update

9/21/2022