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. These checkups will include:

  • A chance to ask your questions
  • Reliable information about healthy food, sleep, behavior and safety
  • Check on growth and heart health
  • Time for your teen to talk on their own with the doctor or nurse, to learn how to start taking charge of their health goals and questions
  • A chance to check in about mental health, sexual health and relationships, stress and coping, and substance use
  • Head-to-toe exam
  • Immunizations and blood tests, if needed
  • Help finding regular dental care
  • Hearing and vision checks
  • Support with family needs:
    • Food, housing, utilities
    • Money or job resources
    • Transportation
    • Help with safe relationships, mental health or substance use

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

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