ATHENS, Ohio (June 24, 2004) -- On Monday, July 19, from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Community Service Programs at Ohio University's College of Osteopathic Medicine will provide low cost sports and camp physicals for area children. The physicals will be provided on the ground floor of Parks Hall, which is located on the university's Athens campus. Appointments must be made in advance.
The cost of each physical is $20, payable at the time of the examination. Only cash or checks are accepted. A completed history form must be filled out and signed by parent or guardian. Forms can be obtained from area schools or CSP. Camp physical forms must be provided for children needing camp physicals. Immunizations also are available at no extra charge to all youth through age 18 receiving physicals. Parents must bring immunization records for children to receive immunizations.
Children under 18 years old not accompanied by parents must bring immunization records, physical forms, and permission slips signed by a parent or guardian in order to receive physicals and immunizations. Permission slips must specify what services children are allowed to receive. Children should wear loose, comfortable shorts and T-shirts.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call (740) 593-2432 or 1-800-844-2654.
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Media Contacts: Writer/editor Kevin Sanders, (740) 593-0896