Schedule your biometric screening and earn your HealthQuest Rewards points

In three easy steps, you can save $480 on your health plan premium for Plan Year 2016. This year's HealthQuest Rewards Program began Nov. 16, 2014, and will run through Nov. 15, 2015.

Step 1: Obtain your biometric numbers in one of three ways.

  • Attend the free onsite screening events. More information on the onsite events below.
  • Schedule a preventive screening visit with your physician.
  • Order an at-home screening kit offered by HealthQuest. Read more about biometric screenings.

Step 2: Once you have your biometric numbers, you will need to complete the mandatory Health Assessment Questionnaire, which will earn you 10 credits. Complete the questionnaire here.

Step 3: Earn an additional 20 credits (for a total of 30) by Nov. 15, 2015, and you will be eligible for the 2016 reward. Ways to earn additional credits include completing the Tobacco Declaration, getting dental cleanings and well-woman exams, and participating in various programs and challenges. Read more about the rewards program.

Free onsite biometric screenings

Take advantage of the free onsite screenings at the KU Medical Center Student Center's Francisco Lounge on the following dates. 

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Additional events for 2015 will be added soon.

Log in here (or call 1-888-275-1205, option 5) to make your appointment now. Click on "Biometric Screenings" from the left menu. Then select "Onsite Screenings." Note: your login ID is your email address.

Testing is conducted in 30 minutes or less using a simple finger stick. Results you will receive include:

  • Total cholesterol, HDL, LDL and total cholesterol-to-HDL ratio
  • Triglycerides and glucose
  • Systolic and diastolic blood pressure
  • Height, weight and body mass index (BMI)
  • Waist circumference

Remember to fast for a minimum of nine hours prior to your appointment. Please drink water to stay hydrated; black coffee and tea are also okay (no cream or sugar). Take medications as usual.

Who is eligible to participate? Benefits-eligible state and non-state employees who are enrolled in the state employee health plan or who have waived coverage in the plan, as well as retirees and spouses who are enrolled in the state employee health plan, may participate in the HealthQuest Rewards Program.  

Participation in the HQ Rewards Program is voluntary and confidential. All services are administered by Alere on behalf of HealthQuest. To contact Alere about any of the programs, please call toll-free 1-888-275-1205. For more information, please visit the HealthQuest website.

Last modified: Nov 24, 2014
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