Onsite Physicals

Onsite Physicals

Annual physicals are available onsite and at no cost at the Anderson-Clayton Building (1310 Prairie, 9th Floor Wellness Clinic) to eligible members covered by the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna).

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Clinic Exam Room

The annual physical is provided by a medical doctor from Houston Methodist Hospital and includes the following: 
  • Physician history and physical
  • Vital signs (height, weight, blood pressure, girth measurement)
  • Resting electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Blood and urine laboratory tests (CBC Diff, Urinalysis, Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, TSH, Free T4, Lipid Panel, and PSA-the prostate cancer screening for men over 40 or with history of disease.)
HOW TO REGISTER
Please register for an appointment by calling Houston Methodist Hospital at 713-394-6747. Please have your insurance card nearby when you call.

Healthy Actions Medical Plan 2018-19: Completion of a routine annual physical OR County-coordinated wellness screening fulfills 1 action under CHECK of the Healthy Actions Medical Plan.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE
The Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) covers at 100% ONE routine physical per calendar year. If you are a member covered by the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) and have not received a routine physical for this calendar year, you are eligible to take advantage of this onsite service at no cost to you. Please note that you STILL have the freedom to choose ANY physician or nurse practitioner within the Cigna provider network to receive your annual physical at no cost per plan criteria. If you have questions about finding a provider near you or the date of your last annual physical please contact Cigna at 713-274-5500, Option 1 or 1-800-244-6224. You can also log in to your Cigna portal at mycigna.com.

IMPORTANT INFO FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT
  • You must fast for 8-10 hours prior to your appointment. Water, black coffee or tea (no sugar or sugar substitute) are allowed. Please take your medications as prescribed.
  • Please bring the names and doses of any current medications.
  • Please bring your medical insurance card and government-issued photo ID (not your County badge) PLUS two front-and-back copies of each.
  • Please note that this physical exam will serve as your annual physical exam that is fully covered by insurance for the covered year.

CONFIDENTIALITY
All information collected and discussed during the onsite annual physical WILL NOT be shared with Harris County by Houston Methodist Hospital.




For questions, email wellness@bmd.hctx.net or call Employee Wellness at 713-274-5500, Option 9.