Health and Wellness

Health Screenings

Blood Health/Cholesterol Screening: 

  •  Schedule an appointment online   A  minimum of 10 people need to schedule for screenings to be held.
  • All IPFW employees, retirees, and their spouses/same-sex domestic partners are eligible for a free cholesterol screening each year.  This free screening includes total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, and glucose.  
  • Students can receive a free cholesterol screening each year funded by Indiana Purdue Student Government Association.
  •  Other blood health screenings available:  full blood health profile (chem 17 and CBC:  $14 for IPFW students, faculty, staff and retirees, $28 for others), prostate ($23), TSH thyroid ($23), glycohemoglobin A1C ($23), blood type ($10), vitamin D ($35) and CRP ($20)
  • Upcoming dates
    •    Tuesday December 5th, 7am-10am, IPFW Walb Student Union, Room 114
    •    Tuesday January 30th, 7am-10am, IPFW Walb Student Union, Room 114
    •    Tuesday February 20th, 7am-10am, IPFW Walb Student Union, 222/224/226
    •    Tuesday March 20th, 7am-10am,  IPFW Walb Student Union, Room 114
    •     Wednesday March 28th,  9am-3pm, IPFW Student Union, Room 114, Health Fair Day, Pre-Registration Is Not Necessary
    •     Tuesday May 22nd, 7am-10am,  IPFW Walb Student Union,  Room 114

                          

Health screening lab draws are available at IPFW Center For Healthy Living:  Campus Clinic and Wellness Programs, IPFW Walb Union, Room 234.  Call 481-5748 for an appointment.

 

Mobile Health Screening:  

  • Mobile health screenings are provided throughout the month in different locations to best meet the needs of the staff and students in that area.  Screenings available include height, weight, blood pressure, body composition, and blood sugar (2-hour fast).  In additional, these screenings provide an opportunity to meet one-on-one with a health specialist.
  • Upcoming dates:  See monthly schedule

Blood Pressure Screening:

  • Blood pressure screenings are available on a daily basis.  The clinic staff can provide drop-in blood pressure patients from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM daily in Walb Union, room 234.

Blood Sugar Screening:

  • Blood sugar screenings are available on a daily basis.  The clinic staff can provide drop-in blood sugar patients from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM daily in Walb Union, room 234.