16 Years Old

Checkup time!
Don’t let this year go by without making an appointment with your 16-year-old’s doctor. Through Crow Wing County’s Child and Teen Checkups program, medical, dental and vision checkups are free to anyone on Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare. These checkups will include:

Health education and guidance 
  (height and weight/head circumference/body mass index)
Health history (nutrition/chemical use/mental health)
Relationship, thought and feeling development 
Social and emotional development
Physical exam 
Hearing check 
Hemoglobin/hematocrit (once between ages 12–20)
Vision exam using eye chart
Dental referral for regular preventive checkups

Find out where to get free checkups in your area by visiting www.ChildAndTeenCheckups.com.