Biometric Screenings

 2018 Biometric Screenings and HRAs will take place on the following dates: 

Participation in the Wellness Plan is voluntary and includes an online health risk assessment and biometric screening for employees covered by the County health insurance. Employees who participate in the Wellness Plan will receive a discount of $25 per month. There is no cost to employees for participating in the biometric screenings, which will be held on the following dates/times:

Date 

Time 

Location 

September 10, 2018
7 AM - 12 PM
Department of Social Services 
September 11, 2018
7 AM - 12 PM
Department of Social Services 
September 12, 2018
7 AM - 12 PM
Library Headquarters (Stanback Auditorium)
 September 13, 2018
7 AM - 12 PM
Library Headquarters (Stanback Auditorium)
September 14, 2018
7 AM - 12 PM
Cooperative Extension 

 

Instructions for Completing Annual Requirements 

1.  Complete your health risk assessment (HRA) by September 4, 2018.

2. Schedule a biometric screening appointment by September 4, 2018.

3. Attend the biometric screening at your scheduled appointment time. 

**For more assistance with any step, please read the following flyer: 2018 Biometric Screening/HRA Instructions (PDF).  If you do not find an answer to your question, please contact Novant Health Corporate Health at 704-414-5435.  


Waist Circumference Bonus

Full-time and part-time benefited employees enrolled on the County's health insurance plan are eligible for a $500 bonus*, payable in December, if they meet the Waist Circumference Criteria: 

Females: Waist circumference of 35" or less

Males: Waist circumference of 40" or less

OR: improvement of waist circumference of 5% from the results of the previous year

In order to determine eligibility for the bonus, you must complete both the online health risk assessment and biometric screening. Eligibility will be determined by Novant Health Corporate Health and a list of individuals that quality for the bonus will be provided to Rowan County. 

*Bonus is subject to tax withholding, and will be included on an employee's Form W-2. 


Follow-Up Resources for 2017 Screening Results:

Know Your Numbers Profile 

Access and review your complete health risk assessment at the following link: https://www.knowyournumber.com/saas/kyn/RowanCountyGovernment

This link will take you to the Biosignia portal where you will use the username and password you created to complete the Health Risk Assessment (HRA) prior to screenings. If you have forgotten your username/password, please call 704-414-5435 for a password reset. The KYN profile is a comprehensive summary of your health status and indicates recommended lifestyle changes based on individual health and wellness needs.

Step-by-Step Instructions for viewing Know Your Numbers Profile

Nurse Practitioner Clinic:

Our onsite medical provider can see you for more than just sick visits. The Nurse Practitioner also provides services, such as: 

  • Chronic Disease Management  
  • Nutrition and Exercise Counseling 
  • Wellness Coaching 
  • Smoking Cessation 
  • Referrals to primary care, specialty, care, and dietary professionals 

For a comprehensive list of services view Clinic Services

Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy Outcomes: 

 Blue Cross, Blue Shield of North Carolina offers a number of programs related to health and wellness for clients. Please review the link for each of their programs for additional information.