Employee Wellness

Upcoming News & Events:

Cindy the Pink Fire Truck - Breast Cancer Awareness

Cindy-FlyerOn Wednesday October 8, 2014 Cindy the Pink Fire Truck will visit the Women and Infants Center. People who have been personally affected by the disease will be allowed to sign the truck but ALL are welcomed and encouraged to come.

My Health Rewards

MyHealthRewards-logoBuilding a healthier UAB starts with YOU!
Beginning in 2015, as a part of our ongoing efforts to improve the health of our faculty and staff, UAB is pleased to offer this new health screening initiative designed to improve overall employee health risk and reward faculty and staff based on improved or maintained health risk levels. 

Vision Screenings

eye-examUAB School of Optometry Community Eye Care Department has partnered with UAB Wellness to offer vision screenings across the UAB Campus and UAB Medicine facilities. The screening will check vision acuity (distance and near vision), peripheral vision – non central points of vision, tonometry- pressure inside the eye, color vision, ophthalmoscopy (allows doctor to see inside the back of the eye.), and slit lamp-3-D view of different parts of the eye. No appointments necessary. Click here to view the full screening schedule.


New Weight Loss Medicine clinic opens in UAB Highlands

weight-loss-medicineThe physician-led program offers tailored diet plans, behavioral modification, weekly classes, exercise planning and weight-loss surgery.

To learn more about the program or to request an appointment, call 205.934.7053 or visit the UAB Medicine Weight Loss website.


Tobacco Cessation

Learn about the many tools and programs available for UAB faculty and staff to help you quit tobacco and stay quit. Remember, there is no one right way to quit -- do whatever works for you. Here are details for 3 resources to help UAB faculty, staff, and our families kick the habit: Telephonic and Online Counseling, Tobacco Cessation Counseling, and Tobacco Cessation Benefits.

Visit the Campus Rec Center with a free trial or day pass

Interested in a membership, but want to try out the facility first? All UAB Employees are eligible for a one week trial of the Rec Center. Present this flyer to redeem. Offer valid one time only! In addition, employees can purchase daily guest passes for $10/day. Guest passes allow employees to use the facility as often as they want without a monthly charge. Contact membership services at recmembership@uab.edu or 996-5038 with any questions.


 

June 27 - August 1, 2014
Saturday, September 20, 2014
June 6 - August 1, 2014
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