Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.99
Liaison Barbara Kviz
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Carnegie Mellon University
PA-11: Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Paula Martin
Registered Dietician
Health Department
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Does the institution make counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all members of the following groups?:
Yes or No
Students Yes
Staff Yes
Faculty Yes

A brief description of the institution’s wellness and/or employee assistance program(s):

For Staff and Faculty
1. LifeWorks, an expanded Employee Assistance Program, is available to employees and their dependents at no cost. Use of any LifeWorks service, from web resources to materials requests to counseling, is always 100% confidential.

LifeWorks is a one-stop resource for expert information, personalized community referrals, telephone or face-to-face consultation, extensive web resources and services, and numerous free resources such as booklets, CD's, audio tapes, manuals, self-evaluations and other freebies.

2. We offer the following services for Carnegie Mellon staff and faculty:
•Free and unlimited Quit Smoking Support
•Free 60 min per academic year Medical Nutrition Therapy and Nutrition Education
•Allergy Shots
•Free Blood Pressure Checks
•Free Seasonal Flu Vaccination
•Fee educational programs and workshops

For all community members:
3. Healthy Campus: The Healthy Campus initiative supports a campus environment that is conducive to healthy living for everyone at Carnegie Mellon. This site is a hub that connects you to campus health and wellness resources.

For graduate and undergraduate Students:
4. Comprehensive health services through University Health Services and Counseling and Psychological Services :
All services offer counseling, education, clinical care, and referral
5. Peer education services
6. Mental Health Services http://www.cmu.edu/counseling/
7. Stress Management Services:
8. Physical health Services http://www.cmu.edu/health-services/index.html

The website URL where information about the institution's wellness program(s) is available:

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