Lincoln Public Schools is notifying and reminding families of the health requirements for the upcoming school year:
o dental exam,
o required immunizations,
o physical exam,
o vision exam.
o TDAP (combination immunization for tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough). Given on or after 10 years of age.
o Physical exam
Completed records should be turned in to the health office at your child’s school.
Families should first contact their medical provider to schedule an appointment. If a family is without a medical provider, community organizations offer ways to find clinics and physicians.
To find a physician, call the Lancaster County Medical Society at 402-483-4800.
To find a dentist, call the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department at 402-441-3486.
Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department (3140 N St.) for children younger than 19 and uninsured, under-insured, covered by Nebraska Medicaid or of American Indian or Alaska Native origin.
The clinics are by appointment only at the Health Department,
Call 402-441-8065, to speak to a nurse and make an appointment.
People’s City Mission Health Clinic (401 N. 2nd) is providing School entry and Sports physicals on Friday July 1, 2016. 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Bring immunization records. Lab fee for Lead testing and Hgb/Hct.
August date pedning.
Call 402-438-6819 for more information.
The People’s Health Center (1021 N. 27th St) is offering physicals daily:
Call 402-476-1455 to schedule an appointment. Sliding scale available.
Clinic With a Heart (1701 S. 17th St.) is providing School Entry Physicals. (No cost)
*Immunizations will be provided by the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department (Bring your child’s current immunization record.)
Call 402-421-2924 for more information.
These will be first come, first serve clinic. There are limited spaces, so come early.
Published: July 13, 2016, Updated: July 13, 2016