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Events in October 2014

  • October 1, 2014

    Category: GeneralAmerican Red Cross Blood Drive

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

    Your blood donation can help save the lives of up to three people.

    Dates: Tuesday, September 30 & Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    Time: 9:30am – 3:30pm

    Location: Alumni Hall

    To schedule an appointment: http://www.redcrossblood.org/make-donation

    Employee Wellness: 219-989-2709          http://webs.purduecal.edu/wellness/

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

  • October 3, 2014

    Category: GeneralTGIF Fitness Walk

    Celebrate Friday by taking a walk. Location changes weekly.

     

    Fridays 11:30-Noon

    Distance: 1-1.5 miles

    Upon request, modifications to the route can be made for a beginner or more advanced challenge .

    Contact: Gayle O’Connor, Employee Wellness Coordinator

    219-989-2709 or gayle.oconnor@purduecal.edu

    TGIF Fitness Walk

  • October 8, 2014

    Category: GeneralLunch & Learn – Hands Only CPR

    Instructor: Lindy Curley, Extension Educator

    Location: SULB 301

    This program focuses on building confidence through a simplified CPR hands only technique. This program is not a “certification”.

  • October 9, 2014

    Category: GeneralOn-site Blood Screenings – Appointment Required

    Get a jump-start on your path to a healthy lifestyle with a *free of charge Wellness Panel. This screening will provide you with an overview of your current general health (Glucose, kidney/liver function, cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, and complete blood count ). Optional screenings are available at a discounted rate. NOTE: Fast 10 hours prior to your screening; however, drink plenty of water.

    *Benefits-eligible faculty, staff, official retirees, their spouses or same-sex domestic partners. $30 for all other participants. Payment of cash or check is due at time of service. Registration begins Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.

    Online Registration – http://www.franciscanhammondclinic.org/clients/users/login.asp
    Phone Registration: 219-836-1685

    Employee Wellness: 219-989-2709          http://webs.purduecal.edu/wellness/

  • October 10, 2014

    Category: GeneralTGIF Fitness Walk

    Celebrate Friday by taking a walk. Location changes weekly.

     

    Fridays 11:30-Noon

    Distance: 1-1.5 miles

    Upon request, modifications to the route can be made for a beginner or more advanced challenge .

    Contact: Gayle O’Connor, Employee Wellness Coordinator

    219-989-2709 or gayle.oconnor@purduecal.edu

    TGIF Fitness Walk

  • October 13, 2014

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    Category: GeneralMillion Step Club Program Ends

    Congratulations to registered participants who completed the program! To qualify for a reward, return your completed Million Step Club log sheet to Employee Wellness Office – FNRC #129 by Friday, October 17, 2014.

    If you have a pedometer on loan from the Employee Wellness Office, your deposit will be returned to you when your pedometer has been received in the office.

    Questions: Gayle O’Connor, Employee Wellness Coordinator

    • 219-989-2709
    • gayle.oconnor@purduecal.edu
  • October 17, 2014

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    Category: GeneralMillion Step Club Program Ends

    Congratulations to registered participants who completed the program! To qualify for a reward, return your completed Million Step Club log sheet to Employee Wellness Office – FNRC #129 by Friday, October 17, 2014.

    If you have a pedometer on loan from the Employee Wellness Office, your deposit will be returned to you when your pedometer has been received in the office.

    Questions: Gayle O’Connor, Employee Wellness Coordinator

    • 219-989-2709
    • gayle.oconnor@purduecal.edu

    Category: GeneralTGIF Fitness Walk

    Celebrate Friday by taking a walk. Location changes weekly.

     

    Fridays 11:30-Noon

    Distance: 1-1.5 miles

    Upon request, modifications to the route can be made for a beginner or more advanced challenge .

    Contact: Gayle O’Connor, Employee Wellness Coordinator

    219-989-2709 or gayle.oconnor@purduecal.edu

    TGIF Fitness Walk

  • October 21, 2014

    Category: GeneralOn-site Blood Screenings – Appointment Required

    Get a jump-start on your path to a healthy lifestyle with a *free of charge Wellness Panel. This screening will provide you with an overview of your current general health (Glucose, kidney/liver function, cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, and complete blood count ). Optional screenings are available at a discounted rate. NOTE: Fast 10 hours prior to your screening; however, drink plenty of water.

    *Benefits-eligible faculty, staff, official retirees, their spouses or same-sex domestic partners. $30 for all other participants. Payment of cash or check is due at time of service. Registration begins Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.

    Online Registration – http://www.franciscanhammondclinic.org/clients/users/login.asp
    Phone Registration: 219-836-1685

    Employee Wellness: 219-989-2709          http://webs.purduecal.edu/wellness/

    On-site Blood Screenings – Appointment Required

  • October 23, 2014

    Category: GeneralOn-site Flu Vaccines

    Influenza is a serious disease and the flu vaccine is the best way to reduce the risk of contracting the flu and spreading it to others. The CDC recommends all persons age 6 months and older receive the vaccine, especially those at higher risk for influenza-related complications such as pneumonia or persons who are in close contact with such individuals.

    Flu vaccines are free of charge  to benefits-eligible faculty, staff, official retirees, their spouses or same-sex domestic partners. Ineligible participants can receive the vaccine for only $21 Monday, September 29, 2014.

    Online Registration – http://www.franciscanhammondclinic.org/clients/users/login.asp
    Phone Registration: 219-836-1685

    Employee Wellness: 219-989-2709          http://webs.purduecal.edu/wellness/

    On-site Flu Vaccines

    Category: GeneralAmerican Heart Association – Healthcare Provider CPR/AED

    AHA CPR-AED-First Aid Class 10-2014

    A two (2) year certification class is for those in the healthcare field (i.e. nursing students, RN’s, dental, therapists, EMT’s) who need a course completion card in CPR/AED to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

    $65 – Fee includes required student manual.

    To secure your registration in class, cash or check payment is required by Monday, October 20, 2014.

    To register: (219) 989-2175 or email Tabby Stills (stills@purduecal.edu).

     

    American Heart Association – Healthcare Provider CPR/AED

  • October 24, 2014

    Category: GeneralAmerican Heart Association – First Aid

    AHA CPR-AED-First Aid Class 10-2014

    A two (2) year certification class is for those with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job regulatory or other requirements.

    $75 – Fee includes required student manual.

    To secure your registration in class, cash or check payment is required by Monday, October 20, 2014.

    To register: (219) 989-2175 or email Tabby Stills (stills@purduecal.edu).

    • First Aid – (2 Yr. Certification) This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

    American Heart Association – First Aid

    Category: GeneralTGIF Fitness Walk – 1 Year Anniversary

    Celebrate with the group as we walk our very first route, Founder’s Plaza.

    TGIF Fitness Walk – 1 Year Anniversary

    Category: GeneralAmerican Heart Association – CPR/AED Adult

    A two (2) year certification class for teachers, personal trainers, corporate training, daycare providers or anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

    $55 – Fee includes required student manual.

    To secure your registration in class, cash or check payment is required by Monday, October 20, 2014.

    To register: (219) 989-2175 or email Tabby Stills (stills@purduecal.edu).

    American Heart Association – CPR/AED Adult

  • October 27, 2014

    Category: GeneralOn-site Flu Vaccines

    Influenza is a serious disease and the flu vaccine is the best way to reduce the risk of contracting the flu and spreading it to others. The CDC recommends all persons age 6 months and older receive the vaccine, especially those at higher risk for influenza-related complications such as pneumonia or persons who are in close contact with such individuals.

    Flu vaccines are free of charge  to benefits-eligible faculty, staff, official retirees, their spouses or same-sex domestic partners. Ineligible participants can receive the vaccine for only $21 Monday, September 29, 2014.

    Online Registration – http://www.franciscanhammondclinic.org/clients/users/login.asp
    Phone Registration: 219-836-1685

    Employee Wellness: 219-989-2709          http://webs.purduecal.edu/wellness/

    On-site Flu Vaccines

  • October 29, 2014

    Category: GeneralLunch & Learn – Helping You Talk to Your Doctor

    Lunch & Learn: Helping You Talk To Your Doctor

    Tips on Communicating with your Doctor.

    Instructor: Linda Curley, Extension Educator

    Location: SULB 301

     

  • October 31, 2014

    Category: GeneralTGIF Fitness Walk

    Celebrate Friday by taking a walk. Location changes weekly.

     Fridays 11:30-Noon

    Distance: 1-1.5 miles

    Upon request, modifications to the route can be made for a beginner or more advanced challenge .

    Contact: Gayle O’Connor, Employee Wellness Coordinator

    219-989-2709 or gayle.oconnor@purduecal.edu

    TGIF Fitness Walk