May is Mental Health Month

When you or someone you love is dealing with a mental health concern, sometimes it’s a lot to handle. It’s important to remember that mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. May is Mental Health Month was started 70 years ago to raise awareness about Read More »

Shape the Future of Wellness at NC State

As part of the process of developing the first NC State University Wellness Strategic Plan, the Wellness Advisory Committee is seeking your input. During the past year, we have evaluated existing wellness data, programs and services to help set priorities and goals for the future. We have worked with students, faculty and staff to gather ideas Read More »

New Personal Health Portal

The North Carolina State Health Plan for Teachers and State Employees has launched a new Personal Health Portal, open to all active employees and non-Medicare retirees. This portal provides a comprehensive library of tools and resources to assist members in assessing health risks and engaging in healthy activities.   The portal includes a variety of Read More »

New State Health Plan ID Card

State Health Plan Member ID cards have been redesigned for all members on the 70/30 and 80/20 Plans. The state has begun mailing new State Health Plan ID Cards for the 2019 plan year; all members should receive their cards by the end of December 2018 which will reflect the plan choice you made during Read More »

Register to Become an NC State Wellness Champion

If you have a special interest in creating a culture of wellness in your college, unit, or department, apply to be an NC State Wellness Champion! Serving as a wellness champion is a great opportunity for individuals to make thier organization a healthier workplace. Wellness Champions work to promote wellness, lead activities for their colleagues, Read More »

Check. Change. Control®

NC State Human Resources has partnered with the North Carolina State Health Plan and the American Heart Association to offer NC State Staff and Faculty Check. Change. Control®, a free evidence-based blood pressure monitoring program. The purpose of this program is to eliminate high blood pressure as a health disparity among Americans and help achieve the Read More »

Be Financially Fit in 2018

The beginning of each year is a time for reflection as well as a chance to set personal goals for a successful New Year. When midnight rang and 2018 entered, what were your New Year’s resolutions? Did you resolve to get healthy, exercise more, or lose weight?  When planning your resolutions for the new year, Read More »

Financial Wellness

NC State is dedicated to helping our staff and faculty be financially well. Financial Wellness is one of NC State’s Six Elements of Wellness and critically important to one’s overall well being. Our goal is to help educate and empower staff and faculty for financial success by having a variety of available resources.  In addition to benefits Read More »

Well Wolfpack Certified Organizations

Cultivating a culture of wellness for the campus community begins with our staff and faculty. If your college, unit, or department supports and encourages employee health and wellness, apply to be recognized as a Well Wolfpack Certified Organization. Certify your organization by completing the Well Wolfpack Certified Organizations Online Form . The application period ends May 31, 2017. Earn points in the Read More »

RivalHealth is here!

RivalHealth is now available to all full-time Staff and Faculty! Wellness is a way of life that NC State supports, encourages and fosters in our staff and faculty  both in and out of the office. Our goal is to “Build a Thriving Pack’ by assisting staff and faculty in achieving healthy lifestyle goals. As such, Read More »