Let's Get Started With Pediatric Therapy

Getting Started with Pediatric Therapy Services

If you are questioning whether your child is on the right path to achieving success, speak with your healthcare provider about therapy options. The staff at St. Alexius Medical Center is motivated and excited to work with your child, to help build their lives, create their dreams and watch the changes that their hard work can accomplish, one skill at a time!

Steps to Receiving Therapy Services

  1. Visit with your physician regarding your child’s occupational, physical, and/or speech concerns
  2. Ask your physician if he or she feels therapy would be beneficial.
  3. Get an order for the desired therapy with the diagnosis from your doctor.
  4. Call (701) 530-8200 to schedule your first appointment.


Frequently Asked Questions:

How Long Will Treatment Take?
The length of time in therapy depends upon a child’s individual needs. Therapists work closely with other disciplines, as well as keep in touch with your child’s physician, to provide comprehensive care for the benefit of your child.

Will Health Insurance Cover the Services Provided?
Many healthcare plans cover pediatric therapy.  Review your insurance plan and contact your insurance provider to understand your plan’s benefits.
BlueCross Blue Shield and Medicaid may also cover speech therapy through Telemedicine.

For more information on pediatric therapy services, contact us.