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.
Frequently Asked Questions (07.15.14)
Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program Contacts
Healthy Opportunities email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wellmark Wellness Help Desk: 877-252-8412
Biometric screenings for the 2015 campaign closed as of September 5, 2014.
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.
Notification that your biometric results have been uploaded into WebMD
Because of the confidentiality of your health information, DAS-HRE does not have access to individual biometric and health assessment information.
Newly Eligible Employees
Eligibility to participate in the wellness program has been expanded to include:
- New employees hired into a wellness-eligible position after September 5, 2014.
- Employees, who promote, demote, transfer or are reclassified into a wellness-eligible position after September 5, 2014.
Screenings at Hy-Vee will be available beginning October 1, 2014.
Personal Physician Health Screening Fax
2015 Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program Overview
2015 Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program Kick-off
Healthy Opportunities Wellness Program : Biometric Screening
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