Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.76
Liaison Krista Bailey
Submission Date July 29, 2011
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Pennsylvania State University
Tier2-2: Employee Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Lydia Vandenbergh
Assoc. Dir. Employee Engagement & Education
Sustainability Institute
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Does the institution have an employee assistance or wellness program that provides counseling, referral, and well-being services to employees?:
Yes

A brief description of the employee wellness program, policy, or practice:

Penn State's Human Resources Department sponsors a Health Matters Program that focuses on the six dimensions of wellness: spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional, social and occupational, and encompasses three levels of delivery: awareness, lifestyle change and supportive environment.

Know Your Numbers (KYN) is a wellness assessment that measures your body's key health indicators to determine your overall heart healthiness.

Penn State’s EAP is a free, confidential employee and family resource to be used as a first line of defense for personal or work-related concerns for yourself or your family


The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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