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UMD Employee Wellness Program
Biometric Health Screening


UPlan members, you can gain a better understanding of your health and earn 150 points for your Wellness Points Bank by participating in health screenings. There are no out of pocket charges for UPlan members as well as UPlan covered spouses or same-sex domestic partners.

For your Biometric screening to count toward your Wellness Points Bank, Boynton Health Service or UMD QuickCare Clinic MUST submit your screening result to Staywell, the company who manages the Wellness Points Bank system. Staywell will then enter the results which will appear in your wellness assessment information approximately within one month of screening.

Tests offered in each screening session include:

  • Total Cholesterol*
  • HDL and LDL Cholesterol*
  • Blood Pressure
  • Blood Glucose
  • Body Mass Index and Composition

*For a fasting cholesterol test, individuals must fast for at least 8 hours before testing.

Requirements at the time of appointment:

1. For a fasting cholesterol test, you must fast (not eat anything) for at least eight hours before testing. You may drink water. Coffee, tea, or pop may interfere with the test and should be avoided.

2. Photo ID

  • Employees - must show your UCard or photo ID
  • Spouse/Same-sex domestic partner - must show photo ID

IMPORTANT NOTICE: You must show a photo ID on the day of your appointment. If you cannot show a photo ID, a biometic screening will be conducted for your own information only. Boynton Health Service will not be able to submit the results to StayWell and therefore no points will be recorded for your Wellness Points Bank.

QuickCare Clinic:

The Employee Health & Wellness Center's QuickCare Clinic is now open and available for biometric screenings by appointment.

Monday through Friday*

8:00-9:00am:  Biometric screening (click here for appointment)

9:00am-12:00pm: Drop in clinic hours:

Walk-in biometric screenings are available but may have a waiting time and fasting is required

12:00- 12:30pm: Closed for lunch

12:30- 2:30pm:  20 minutes appointment options that can include biometric screenings

*QuickCare is closed during summer break and employee holidays. 

*In order to provide screenings for off campus sites QuickCare will be closed from 8am-1pm on 2/2/16, 2/5/16, 2/10/16 (all day), 3/2/16, 3/30/16 and 4/20/16.

Scheduling an appointment

Contact: Cizzarie Schomberg, APRN, FN at 218-726-8666, qcare@d.umn.edu

 

Biometric Screening Clinics:

There are several options to attend biometric screenings on campus administered by Boynton Health Service Registered Nurses at Kirby Rafters

UMD (Kirby Rafters)
Thursday, December 03, 2015 7:30-11:00 a.m.
Thursday, February 18, 2016 7:30-11:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 7:30-11:00 a.m.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 7:30-11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 7:30-11:00 a.m.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:30-11:00 a.m.

For Boynton Health Service appointment, you may click on the direct sign-in page with your x.500 or follow these steps:

signup

  • Clicking Sign-up will take you into Boynton Health Service Scheduling System in the Twin Cities
  • SIGN UP with your x.500
  • Select one of the dates listed (room - Kirby Rafters for all dates)
  • Click SCHEDULE NOW and follow the next steps

    If you have any questions about the online registration form, call Boynton Health Service at (612) 626-9355, email onlinereg@bhs.umn.edu, or visit the Office of Human Resources Wellness Program's Health Screenings website

Note: Preventive Screening Elsewhere: Physician's Office - If you choose to have a biometric health screening at your health provider's clinic, please have your provider complete the Biometric Health Screening Provider Form. Submit a copy to StayWell by the deadline to receive your Wellness Points. You may also submit the form to Staywell once your clinic have provided you the results of your health screening.


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