If you require a school physical in Colorado Springs for your school-aged child, preschool through college, we can help. And Anywhere UrgentCare™ comes to your home at a day and time that’s convenient for you. We complete the exam and sign the medical form in as little as 30 minutes. This saves you a trip to the doctor’s office if you or your doctor are too busy during the work day.
Please keep in mind that our urgent care services are not meant to replace primary care. Your child should still see his or her doctor on a regular basis. Most doctors prefer to see pediatric patients at least once a year.
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VIDEO: School Physicals in Colorado Springs
Need a school physical last minute? Is a nurse practitioners signature just as good as a doctor’s? What does it cost? Watch this video interview with Eileen Flavin, FNP-C for the answers:
The purpose of a school physical is to determine if a child is healthy enough to attend school, participate in a sport, or perhaps attend a camp. There are three primary things that we likely check, which include completing a medical history, physical exam, and shot records. The following is an explanation of each:
Medical History: This is completed by asking the patient questions about their past medical conditions and what diseases might be in their family.
Physical Exam: The physical exam may require any or all of the following checks:
- flexibility and strength
- feel belly
- heart beat
- heart rate
- body temperature
- body posture/spine alignment
- blood pressure
- urine sample
- blood sample
- weight and height
- emotional health
Immunizations: Typical school physicals require any or all of the following vaccinations:
- DTP or DTaP
- Tdap, Td or Pediatric DT
- Hepatitis B
- Single Antigen
- Pneumococcal Conjugate
You can learn more about vaccinations at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website: cdc.gov
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Contact Anywhere UrgentCare™ for an at-home school physical exam. We do house calls to save you time and money. Simply schedule an appointment for a time and place that works best for you: