Why is a camp physical important?
A camp physical is important because it is an opportunity for healthcare providers to ensure that your child is healthy and physically prepared to participate in camp activities. During a camp physical, a healthcare provider can examine your child for any existing conditions that may increase their risk for injury or aggravation due to certain activities. Lastly, the physical examinations is also an opportunity to review your child’s complete health history, including making sure that your child is up to date with his or her immunizations.
What can I expect during a camp physical?
During your child’s camp physical, you can expect:
- A review of your child’s health history.
- A review of your child’s immunizations records to ensure that they are up to date.
- An overall physical examination to ensure that your child is able to safely participate in camp activities.
Where can I get a camp physical?
Camp physicals are available at a convenient Healthpointe location near you! Healthpointe is a multidisciplinary healthcare organization that provides quality service and medical treatment. Our facilities perform a variety of physical examinations, including camp physicals, in order to ensure the individual’s safety prior to participating in activities. Click here to Request An Appointment or Call (888) 824-6468