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Mayo Clinic Healthy Recipes
- TIME’S RUNNING OUT! – Meet Level 1 requirements by 3/31/14 to be eligible for lower QIP premiums.*
- Biometric Screenings at Cutler Extended through March 27
- CPR Apps for your Smart Phone — Save A Life!
- Prevent Shoveling and Snowblowing Injuries – American Orthopedic Assn.
- Is it a Cold or the Flu – Symptoms Checker from WebMD
- Quiz: How to Calm a Cough
Now that you’ve completed your Biometric Screening, Provant provides important wellness facts on Biometric Screenings – What the Numbers Mean. If you missed the on-campus screenings, make a PREVENTIVE CARE visit to your doctor or walk-in health center, have this form completed and return it to Provant. All employees: Biometric Screening Results Form eff. 1/06/14 ; AFUM only AFUM Biometric Screening Results Form.
Wellness Release Time – Did You Know? Full-time, hourly employees could use up to 13 hours of wellness release time each year. Details, How to Report, Approval, EHPTF Nov 2013
The Employee Health Plan Task Force (EHPTF) wants you to know why… Nov 2013 report.
A Message from Kawika Thompson, System-wide Manager of Health Improvement…
Your Ready. Set. RiseUP Welcome Kit was mailed recently to your home. We encourage you to review it carefully and to share it with your family.
Meet the USM Health Coaches
Provant has assigned four health coaches to serve UMS. Whether you want guidance in lowering a health risk or you are looking for motivation to start an exercise plan, you will find support and encouragement from the Provant health coaches. Call 1-855-2RISEUP (1-855-274-7387) to set up an appointment.
Heart Health for Kids – Help your children understand how to lead a heart healthy life. The American Heart Association provides the tools — you provide the love!
Ready. Set. RiseUP! Experience this powerful program. To try it now, register as a RiseUP-Provant New User … APS sign in will not work. Sign up for your Biometric Screening on the Provant site, learn your numbers — and get ready for a happy and healthier new year!
Behind the Buttons! A colleague wrote … “Wow, was I surprised to see my Health Risk results when I drilled down under Health Assessment (on Ready.Set.RiseUP). I guess my answers gave me away … emotional risk … I didn’t know it showed. Time to get help!”