Center for Health Promotion

Upcoming events

January 27th at 12pm Hayes Hall CHP Room 001

Meet our new Healthy IU Regional Manager Samantha!

Pick up your Weight Watchers voucher and ask questions about any of the employee programs

 

February 24th 9am-5pm Springwood Hall Gym

ANS has partnered with SGA for an upcoming blood drive!

This will be a competition between IUE and IU Kokomo. The losing school's Chancellor will be required to wear the other school's attire for an entire day!!


Open to faculty, students, and the public. SO SPREAD THE WORD! Invite your friends and family to come hang out and save a life. You can register the day of the event at IUE.


March 22nd

Make your appointment NOW to meet with IU RD Steven Lalavich in March!

 

***Employee health screeings starting soon!

 

Let's Talk Series

Airs on WCTV Channel 20 from 7-8pm.

Call-in questions welcome at 765-973-8587

Facebook questions welcome at facebook.com/iueletstalk

Moderator: Ange Cooksey (IUE HSS)

February 23rd Bullying, Panelists: Patrick Chimenti, (counselor on IUE campus), Beth Harrick (Girls Inc.), & Jerry Wilde (IUE Dean of Education)

March 8th – Native American Health, Panelists: Karen Clark (IUE Dean of Nursing) & Justin Carroll (IUE History)

March 22nd – Needle Sharing, Panelists: Lisa Suttle (Director of Reid Psychiatric Services), Dr. Kevin Burke, MD(Clark County Health Officer), & Paula Maupin (Fayette County Health Department nurse)

 

 

 

 

Health Screenings

  • Annual Employee Health Screenings with incentive
  • TB Test: $17
  • Hep B: $70/ea or $200/Series
  • Flu Shot: Varies per year
  • Blood Pressure Monitoring: Self-monitoring blood pressure machine located in Hayes Hall First Floor Lobby
  • Electronic Scale: Located next to BP machine Hayes Hall First Floor Lobby
  • Condoms: FREE
  • Cholesterol, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides & Glucose: $35
  • Bone Density
  • STD Testing information available

CPR, First Aid, and AED Training

This is taught under the American Heart Association guidleines by a certified instructor. Call for upcoming classes.

Counseling Services

This service provides brief therapy counseling service for students. This is a confidential program. First four sessions are free. After the fourth session a sliding scale fee is applied. Learn more...

The Pantry

A food/soap pantry for IU East students and staff who may need a little extra help. You must show your wolf card and may visit the pantry once per month. Donations always welcome.

Hours: Tuesdays 9am-12pm and Wednesdays 1pm-4pm ( appointments can be made for emergency circumstances)

Personal Wellness HPER 119/219

This one or two credit hour course is designed for anyone interested in improving his or her personal physical health. Awareness is raised through fitness testing, blood work and education. Fitness Center membership is included with a minimum number of required points. Points are earned through health assessments and exercise sessions in the Graf Recreation Center and may be taken Pass/Fail or Audit only. [Course Listing]

IU Employee Assistance Program

For eligible full time academic and staff employees of IU. Call 1-888-234-8327 (365/24/7)
The IU Employee Assistance Program (IUEAP) was established to provide professional help when day-to-day activities are interrupted by stress. IUEAP services are confidential and voluntary. Some common reasons to use IUEAP services include:

  • Depression
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Conflict in the workplace
  • Drug and alcohol abuse
  • Family and marital problems
  • Grief and loss

IU East Student Assistance

While Indiana University East does not have a formal student assistance program, we are committed to assisting students with substance use issues. Students wishing to seek assistance for alcohol or drug related issues may contact Deanna Cooper (765-973-8216), wellness assistant in the Center for Health Promotion to schedule a counseling appointment or for information on resources and referrals to appropriate community agencies.

Area 9 Wellness Grant

This grant provides wellness services for area seniors. Available services include: BP screens, lipid profiles, glucose testing, health risk appraisals, seated exercise sessions, vision and hearing screens and lunch and learn educational programs on a variety of wellness and health related topics.

Massage Therapy

A licensed massage therapist provides discounts off campus.

Health Fairs

Educational fairs can be provided on campus or in the community for all ages. Interactive learning stations, assessment booths, and giveaways are included. Cost is determined by number/ type of booths and participant count.