Metabolic Syndrome and Individual Health Screenings

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm

UA employees eligible for full benefits have access to free, voluntary comprehensive health screenings. These screenings take 45 minutes and are conducted at the Life & Work Connections' office. Appointments are required. Please call 621-2493 for more information.

Individual health screenings assess:

  • Blood pressure/pulse
  • Total cholesterol*
  • HDL ("good cholesterol")*
  • Body composition (weight, body mass index, waist measurement and body-fat percentage)
  • Cardiovascular Endurance (three-minute YMCA bench step test)
  • A1C Diabetes test (measures long-term blood sugar)* – available for $10 fee

*Cholesterol and hemoglobin A1C testing are done with a finger stick – no fasting required.

UA Employees
Main Campus
Life & Work Connections, 715 N. Park, second floor
Tucson, AZ
United States
contact info & links
Life & Work Connections
Contact Person: 
Jodi Charvoz
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Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact, Jodi Charvoz.