Express your love to your child with a free health check. (Your child needs to be between 3 and 5 years old).
As a continuous effort to improve the health and well-being of Australian children, the Australian Government recently launched its breakthrough project in cooperation with Unanderra Family Doctors: The Healthy Kids Check. This project will stand out as an early intervention strategy the Government deploys to encourage early detection of how Australia’s lifestyle affect its children as well as delayed development and revealing illness.
The Healthy Kids Check will use this free health check to assess your child’s general well-being, physical health, and her development. This information is necessary to begin early interventions for any illness.
Our practice nurse will assist your Unanderra Doctor to undertake the assessment with a totally caring and child-friendly manner.
The assessment incorporates:
- your child’s history
- physical examination (weight, height, BMI calculation, hearing tests, immunisation, eyesight, oral health, and allergies)
- your child’s health assessment
- any recommended health interventions
- parental advice(s)
- legal report of your child’s assessment, including an offer of another written report which contains necessary recommendations
Get Your Own Set 4 Life – Habits of Health Kids Guide – This book will guide you through healthy habits development. Inside the book, you can find the following information:
- Speech and language
- Personal Hygiene
- Regular exercise
- Healthy eating
- Sun protection
- Oral health
For further information about this health check, one of our friendly customer care representative should be able to assist you to get further information. Please make an appointment today and come into our Unanderra Doctor bulk billing General Medical Practice and Surgery to discuss how we can help.