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Way to Wellness, Monmouth University’s employee wellness program is committed to a campus culture that promotes wellness through healthy lifestyles that enhance the quality of life for our employees. Way to Wellness offers a variety of programming and services, such as health assessments and education, fitness activities, smoking cessation workshops, weight management options and more to help employees reach their health goals.

Health Center

The University Health Center is available for common, non-urgent illness or injury to all full-time employees, regardless of their enrollment status in the University health plans. Spouses of full-time employees may also access the Health Center for common, non-urgent illness or injury. Your primary care physician will continue to be used for chronic disease management. However, in the event of a serious illness or injury please call the Monmouth University Police department at 732-571-4444.

The Health Center also assists in the assessment of work-related injuries. If you experience an injury in the course of your work responsibilities, please report to the Health Center for evaluation and referral is necessary.

The Health Center is located on University Road on the north campus, adjacent to Birch Hall and the Monmouth University Library.

Clinic Hours, Fall and Spring Semesters

Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

University Fitness Center

Membership at the Fitness Center is a free benefit to all employees and their spouse/domestic partner. Employees can obtain a registration form in the Office of Human Resources. The Office of Human Resources works in conjunction with the Fitness Center and Department of Athletics to offer quality fitness and wellness programs to the campus community. Fitness Center Demos are available as well as Personal Training. Watch for e-mails offering a variety of motivational programs to improve your health and well-being.

Caregiver Support Group

The Monmouth University Caregiver Support Group will resume its monthly meetings on Friday, October 2, 2020 at 12:00 pm via Zoom.  The meeting is facilitated by Christa Hogan, MSW, LCSW in the School of Social Work and is open to all employees.  If you are the caregiver of a family member and would like to share or receive resources and emotional support this group is for you!  The group regularly meets once a month, the schedule for the fall is still in the works, but will be posted soon.  If you are interested in joining our October 2nd meeting, please contact Jennifer Steinke at jsteinke@monmouth.edu for a Zoom invitation.

For additional information please contact Jennifer Steinke at 732-571-7594 in the Office of Human Resources or email caregiverconnect@mail.monmouth.edu to join the list-serve and share questions, ideas and topics for future meetings.

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In an effort to raise awareness about breast cancer, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield has shared with our employees the resource material below and an invitation to a wellness webinar.

Answers to common questions about breast cancer

Wellness Webinar: Breast Cancer Awareness, Detection and Prevention

 


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