Employees with MSU Med-pay insurance have options. As a self-funded PPO plan, covered members may choose to seek treatment with any provider. However, benefit levels vary based on provider participation. Magers Health and Wellness Center is the medical home for the Missouri State community and offers the highest benefit level under the plan. Mercy is the network for PPO … [Read more...] about Primary Care, Urgent Care or Emergency Room?
Hypertension is high blood pressure. Hypertension is sometimes called the ‘silent killer’ because it produces no symptoms and could go unnoticed and untreated for years. Hypertension is a public health epidemic. Approximately 4 in 10 adults over age 25 have hypertension and in many countries another 1 in 5 have pre-hypertension. An estimated 9/10 adults living to 80 … [Read more...] about World Hypertension Day: May 17th
Recognized since 1949, May is National Month of Awareness and Action Mental Health Awareness Month is a catalyst for us to learn more, seek help, offer support, and open our hearts and minds to vulnerable conversations; spread the word that mental health is something everyone should care about. Learn more about your own mental health: Online Mental Health Screening … [Read more...] about May is Mental Health Awareness Month
Project HEAL which stands for help, educate, advocate and listen, is a coordinated community approach to reduce sexual assault, dating or domestic violence, and stalking. Project Heal strives to improve campus prevention, response, and training through appropriate policy and procedure adoption, inter-departmental collaboration and cooperation, and by developing intentional … [Read more...] about Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Project Heal and Employee Resources
22nd Anniversary of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) The National Sexual Violence Resource Center's mission is to increase awareness about sexual violence worldwide and educate communities on how to prevent it. You can help raise support by participating in the SAAM day of Action, April 4, by wearing teal — the color of sexual violence prevention — and post a selfie to … [Read more...] about Wear Teal April 4