SCFM to Offer Free Sports Physicals

(PUEBLO, COLO.) Southern Colorado Family Medicine has partnered with St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center to offer free sports physicals for students in grades six through 12 in Pueblo County.Appointments are available Friday, July 29, from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Southern Colorado Family Medicine, 902 Lakeview Ave.

These free physical exams are open to all Pueblo City Schools, Pueblo School District 70, and private school students in Pueblo County regardless of health insurance status or whether or not they have a primary care physician.

Students are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity, as a physical exam is good for one year and is required for student athletes to partake in sports teams. Further, physical exams promote overall good health and participation in athletics which leads to a healthier lifestyle.

Students should acquire a sports physical form from their school in advance of their appointment. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Southern Colorado Family Medicine at 719-557-5859.

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About St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center
St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center is nationally recognized for its award-winning programs in womens services, orthopedics, cancer, cardiology, stroke, trauma and emergency services. St. Mary-Corwins expert team of physicians, nurses and caregivers provide compassionate, quality patient care, with access to the latest in medical technology. St. Mary-Corwin is part of Centura Health, the regions leading health care network. For more information visitSt. Mary-Corwin Medical Center or follow us on Twitter@StMaryCorwinand onFacebook.

Media Contact:
Gianna Lisac
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719-557-4504
GiannaLisac@centura.org