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The State of Iowa recognizes the challenges of balancing work and the demands of everyday life. The DAS Healthy Opportunities website provides a wide array of information designed to empower you to take charge of your health.

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2015 Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program Overview

Frequently Asked Questions (07.15.14)

Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program Contacts

Healthy Opportunities emailhealthy.opportunities@iowa.gov
Wellmark Wellness Help Desk: 877-252-8412

Biometric Screenings

new icon Notification that your biometric results have been uploaded into WebMD

Onsite biometric screening
Biometric screenings will be available in 28 state locations throughout Iowa.
2014 On-site Biometric Screening Locations

attention icon  You schedule an onsite biometric screening at Wellmark.com using your user ID and password. 

Forgot your user ID and/or password?  Below are instructions for retrieving your user ID and/or password.

Hy-Vee Screenings
Screenings at Hy-Vee will be available beginning August 1, 2014 - September 5, 2014.

arrow List of participating Hy-Vee stores (07.22.2014)
arrow Information on how to schedule the biometric screenings at a participating Hy-Vee store (07.22.2014)

Personal Physician Health Screening Fax
Fax Form

Home Kit Ordering:
Summit home kit ordering website The access code for the State Of Iowa is SOI2014 

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It takes approximately 2 – 3 weeks for your biometric results to be processed and uploaded into the WebMD system. 

Screening Option Processing Timeframe
Home Kit Approximately 3 weeks
Hy-Vee Approximately 2 weeks
Physician Fax Approximately 3 weeks
Onsite Approximately 2 weeks

You will receive an email from the Wellness Center when your results upload.  If you have not received a confirmation email in the above timeframe, you can call the Wellmark Wellness Health Line at 877-252-8412 to verify receipt of your lab work. 

Because of the confidentiality of your health information, DAS-HRE does not have access to individual biometric and health assessment information.



2015 Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program Overview 
Recorded: June 19, 2014
Click here for a copy of the slides used in the presentation.

2015 Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program Kick-off 
Recorded: June 24, 2014
Click here for a copy of the slides used in the presentation.

new icon  Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program : Biometric Screening
Recorded: July 23, 2014
Click here for a copy of the slides used in the presentation.




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Updated 2014-08-11