Description of Services

A FREE CHDP Health Exam for low to moderate income children is provided by participating CHDP providers and includes:
  • a head-to-toe physical exam
  • all needed shots
  • a growth & development check
  • a vision test
  • a hearing test
  • teeth & gum check
  • nutrition information
  • lab tests
  • lead poisoning screening
  • special tests, like tests for sickle cell anemia and other blood disorders
  • health education on topics such as tobacco use prevention and cessation, safety, lead poisoning prevention, dental, and other issues pertaining to child health
The CHDP Program may also:
  • help you find a doctor or a dentist for your child
  • help schedule a CHDP exam
  • offer resource information about the bus and light rail schedules 

To Qualify

‚ÄčIf your child has no-cost Medi-Cal:
  • Your child may get free exams up to his or her 21st birthday
  • Medi-Cal may pay for follow-up and treatment for health problems found during the exam
 
If your child has Medi-Cal with a Share-of-Cost:
Your child may get free exams up to his or her 19th birthday if...
  • you have not met the share-of cost AND
  • your family income falls within the eligibility requirements

If your family's income is low to moderate:
Your child may get free exams up to his/her 19th birthday if...
  • your family income falls within the eligibility requirements;
  • your child does not have health insurance or their insurance only pays for sick care and does not pay for well child exams; AND
  • your child does not have Medi-Cal

 

Contact Information

CHDP Program
9616 Micron Ave Suite 950
Sacramento, CA  95827 | Map
Business Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Monday through Friday
Telephone: (916) 875-7151
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