SCREENINGS


Screening events, offered at different times throughout the year, allow employees to be proactive in their preventive healthcare. Health screenings include blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose, hearing, posture and osteoporosis.

Register online or call 831-8388

Know Your Numbers

Cost: $15 Wellness Dollars

Health screenings put employees in touch with their health and can help determine individualized goals. This screening consists of blood pressure, cholesterol (total and HDL), blood glucose (blood sugar) and body mass index (BMI) measurements.

For your convenience, screenings will be offered at various campus locations during these dates. Appointments are 15 minutes in length and fasting is not required. Results are given to participants at the time of the appointment.


Hearing Screening

Cost: $10 Wellness Dollars
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Hearing loss can affect adults of all ages. It is recommended that adults be screened at least every decade through age 50 and at 3-year intervals thereafter. Audiologists from Hearing Services of Delaware will conduct a hearing screening for faculty, staff and retirees. Results and information about hearing resources will be provided.


Bone Density Screening

Cost: $10 Wellness Dollars

Determine your risk for osteoporosis by having your bone density measured. The screening takes less than 5 minutes, and involves an ultrasound of the heel - you will be asked to remove 1 sock and shoe. Participants must be at least 40 years old in order to be screened. Staff from Christiana Care’s Imaging Services will provide immediate results and send a letter to your healthcare provider, if further testing is indicated.


Individual Biometric Screening

Cost: $15 Wellness Dollars
By appointment (call 831-8388)

Health screenings put employees in touch with their health and can help determine individualized goals. This screening consists of blood pressure, cholesterol (HDL, LDL) and glucose (blood sugar) measurements.

For your convenience, screenings are offered in the Employee Fitness Center by appointment. Appointments are 15 minutes in length and fasting is not required. Results are given to participants at the time of the appointment.


Blood Pressure Monitoring

Cost: $10 Wellness Dollars
By appointment (call 831-8388)

Know your numbers and have your blood pressure monitored once a week for 8 weeks by our professional staff. You will receive a wallet card to record your measurements that can be shared with your health care provider.

Register online or call 831-8388