Onsite Physicals

Onsite Physicals

Houston Methodist Hospital provides annual physicals in the Harris County Employee Wellness Clinic every month. These annual routine physicals are available at no cost to eligible members covered by the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna). 

2018 Schedule

April 18 July 18 August 8 September 12 October 10 May 16 July 25 August 15 September 19 October 17 June 13 August 22 September 26 October 24 June 27

Location

Harris County Employee Wellness Clinic Anderson-Clayton Building 1310 Prairie Street, 9th Floor

What is included in the onsite annual physical?

The annual physical is provided by a medical doctor from Houston Methodist Hospital and includes the following:

  • Physician history and physical exam
  • 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
    • PSA - the prostate cancer screening for men over 40 or with history of disease

Who is eligible for an onsite annual physical?

Covered members of the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) may receive one routine physical per calendar year at NO COST (it is 100% covered).

How do I make an appointment?

  1. Make sure to have your Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) insurance card.
  2. Please call Houston Methodist Hospital at (713) 394-6747, Option 1.

How should I prepare for my appointment?

  • Please fast for 8-10 hours prior to your appointment.
  • Water, black coffee or tea and medications are allowed.
  • Please bring your medical insurance card and government-issued photo ID (not your County badge) plus two additional copies of each.
  • Please bring names and doses of any current medications.

Reminder: 

You STILL have the freedom to choose ANY provider within the Cigna network to receive your routine 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 Cigna at mycigna.com to view this information.


Confidentiality:
All health information collected and discussed during onsite physicals with Houston Methodist WILL NOT be shared with Harris County.



Harris County Employee Wellness
1310 Prairie, Suite 970
(713) 274-5500, Option 9 | wellness@bmd.hctx.net