The Employee Health and Wellness Center (EHWC) offers a broad range of programs and resources to help you maintain good health. In addition to the Employee Wellness Program, services include the QuickCare Clinic, Medication Therapy Management (MTM), and Health Coaching. Stop by to see one of our health care professionals or consider participating in one of the many programs available to U of M employees.
Open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m., during the academic year, the QuickCare Clinic offers convenient access to health services for UMD employees, spouses/same-sex domestic partners, and dependent children. Services include diagnosis and treatment of minor acute illnesses, immunizations, blood pressure checks, and cholesterol screening.
Cost is $5 copay for Acute Care for UPlan members with no copay for immunizations or cholesterol screening. Non-UPlan members pay full cost. Direct billing to UPlan provider insurance. No appointment needed except for cholesterol checks.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call the QuickCare Clinic at 218-726-8666.
Medication Therapy Management (MTM)
MTM is available, at no cost, for UPlan members who take four or more covered medications or with a referral from their physician. MTM creates a partnership between you, your doctor, and a qualified pharmacist who work together to ensure that your medications are safe, effective, and convenient. Learn how you can qualify for a one time six-month prescription co-pay reduction through Prime Therapeutics.
For more information or to make an appointment with Keri Naglosky, Pharm.D, call the MTM appointment line at 218-726-6750, option 1, or the MTM direct line at 218-726-6757.
The UPlan Health Coach helps motivate and encourage eligible UPlan members to establish a path toward better health. The Health Coach is available to provide unbiased, up-to-date information to assist with development of a personalized wellness plan to effectively change behavior. Receive $65 incentive reward upon completion of the health coaching program.
To schedule an appointment call 218-726-6750, option 2, or 218-726-6753, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Employee Wellness Program
EHWC Open House
for Employees and Families
Monday, October 24
107 Kirby Student Center
Prize drawings and
UMD Tobacco Smoking
Cessation (TSC) Program
If you‘re looking to become tobacco free, the UMD TSC program is here to help. Our team of health professionals will support you — with guidance from a qualified health educator (Health Coaching), prescriptions for tobacco cessation medications (QuickCare Clinic), and medication counseling from a qualified pharmacist (MTM).
To schedule an appointment, call 218-726-6750, option 2, or 218-726-6753, or send an email to email@example.com.
Other programs available:
- Health Improvement Program (HIP)
- Wellness Initiatives, Challenges and Campaigns
- UMD Farmers Market (in season)
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Weight Watchers at Work
- Fitness Rewards
For more information, contact:
Protect yourself and those around you from the flu this season by getting your flu vaccine. Three campus flu clinics have been scheduled for your convenience:
Tuesday, October 18
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Wednesday, October 26
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Wednesday, November 2
10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
There is NO CHARGE for UPlan members, spouses/same-sex domestic partners, and dependents (4 years old and over) who present an employee ID and insurance card. Charge for non-UPlan members is $22.50.
If you are unable to attend the flu clinics, you may receive your flu vaccine at QuickCare Clinic, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Call the clinic at 218-726-8666.
and Wellness Center
1120 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
EHCW Healthy News is an annual publication of the University of Minnesota's Employee Health and Wellness Center at UMD. To learn more about anything described in this newsletter, go to www.d.umn.edu/umdhr/wellness