Health and Wellness

Health Screenings

Blood Health/Cholesterol Screening: 

  •  Schedule an appointment online   A  minimum of 10 people needed for screenings to be held.
  • All Purdue University and Indiana University employees, retirees, and their spouses are eligible for a free cholesterol screening once a calendar 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  students, faculty, staff and retirees once a calendar year, $28 for others), prostate ($23), TSH thyroid ($23), glycohemoglobin A1C ($23), blood type ($10), vitamin D ($35) and CRP ($20)
  • Upcoming Dates
    •     Tuesday, September 18, 7- 10 a.m., Walb Union, Room 114
    •     Tuesday, October 30, 7 - 10 a.m., Walb Union, Room 114
    •     Tuesday, December 4, 7 - 10 a.m., Walb Union, Room 114
    •     Tuesday, February 19, 7 - 10 a.m., Walb  Union, Room 114
    •     Tuesday, March 12, 7 - 10 a.m., Walb Union, Room 114
    •     Wednesday, March 20, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., Health Fair, Walb Union, Room 114, No Pre-Registration Needed

                          

Health screening lab draws are available at Purdue University Fort Wayne Campus Health Clinic, 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 will be announced soon.

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.