Sports / School Physicals | Texas Children's Health Plan

Sports / School Physicals

Whether your child is getting ready for sports, school or camp, a physical exam is the first step in making sure they are ready for action! 

Members can take one free physical exam for school or camp entrance with their primary care provider (PCP). To receive this benefit, he or she must have completed a well-child checkup in the last 12 months. 

How do I claim my extra benefit?

If your child has had a well-child checkup in the last 12 months, you can call your child’s PCP to schedule an annual sports and school physical at no cost. Please bring the camp or school physical form for the PCP to complete at the appointment.

Who is eligible?

STAR, CHIP and STAR Kids members from 5 to 19 years old.

Is this extra benefit available in my service area?

Available in Harris, Jefferson and Northeast service areas.