Garnett, KS - Anderson County Hospital’s Family Care Center in Garnett is pleased to offer free school sports physicals to area students again this year. 

The Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) requires completing a pre-participation physical examination for students in grades 7-12 to be eligible for participation in interscholastic athletics or spirit groups.

Free physical exams through the Family Care Center are available to any 7-12 grade student enrolled in Anderson County school districts, including Garnett USD 365 and Crest USD 479. Free exams are also available to established Family Care Center patients enrolled in districts outside of Anderson County.

To make an appointment for your student’s pre-participation physical exam, please call the Family Care Center at 785-448-2674.

Appointments are available on May 31 and June 21 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. with extended evening hours from 5:30-8 p.m. 

Before the physical examination, the student and parent or guardian must fill out pages 1 and 2 
of the KSHSAA Pre-Participation Evaluation form. Printed forms are available through your 
child’s school or click here to download and print a copy.