CHDP Services


  • Periodic child health assessments / examinations
  • Health and developmental history
  • Complete physical examination
  • Oral health assessment
  • Nutrition assessment
  • Behavioral assessment
  • Immunizations as appropriate for age
  • Vision screening
  • Hearing screening

  • Health education and anticipatory guidance
  • Laboratory tests for:
    • Anemia
    • Blood lead
    • Tuberculosis
    • Urine abnormalities
    • Sexually transmitted diseases
    • Other problems as needed


At the time of the health assessment, CHDP providers make referrals to:
  • Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program for children to age five
  • Dentists for preventative or restorative care
  • Medical specialists as necessary
  • Mental health providers as necessary


For more information about CHDP services, call (209) 381-1143.
For a list of Merced County CHDP providers to schedule a CHDP well-child exam, click on the "Providers" link in the upper left column.