Grinnell Regional Medical Center’s Wellness Services will host a sports physical screenings for middle and high school students at Deer Creek Health Center, 401 First Ave., Toledo. The sports physical screening dates are Wednesday, July 18, and Wednesday, Aug. 8. Appointments will be begin at 1 p.m. each day and will be scheduled up to 4 p.m. Students should bring their immunization records and their activity physical form. The student does not need to be a regular patient of Deer Creek Family Care to take advantage of the sports screening.
The purpose of a school or activity sports physical is to make sure student athletes are physically ready to play their game. Completing the physicals will be Sherry Parks, PA-C, and Jessie Collum, ARNP.
These are sports screenings and not full well child physicals. Payment will be made at the time of the appointment. No insurance claims will be filed. The fee is $30 per student with $20 being donated back to the school of the student’s choice.
For complete well child physical or immunizations, students will need to schedule an appointment with a healthcare provider during regular office hours. Deer Creek Family Care accepts new patients. Call 641-484-2602 for wellness, annual and well child exams.
To make an appointment for a school sports screening, call the Deer Creek Family Care at 641-484-2602.