Benefits - Financial Health
Lunch & LearnThese sessions are provided to City of Seattle employees during the lunch hour so that you have access to health information such as starting a walking program, tips for getting your family active, nutrition, and additional topics.
Health promotion lunch and learn dates and times are posted throughout the year on the Benefits Calendar.
Health and Wellness FairsThe City of Seattle Personnel Department organizes health and wellness fairs each year for City employees. During the month of March you may attend a fair either at a downtown, north, or south Seattle location. There are a wide range of health checks to choose from such as bone density, blood glucose, blood pressure, cholesterol, and body mass index. In addition, health and wellness professionals staff the fairs to provide information on a variety of topics: nutrition, acupuncture, quitting tobacco, sun protection, and physical activity to name a few.
The wellness fairs are posted on the Benefits Calendar during the months of February and March.
Blood Pressure ScreeningsRegular blood pressure screenings are scheduled in the Seattle Municipal Tower. Look for screening dates at personnelweb/benefits/home.aspx
Flu Shot ProgramIn the fall, the City of Seattle organizes flu shot clinics at multiple work site locations so that it is convenient for employees to get the vaccine that protects you, your family members, and co-workers. The flu shot program schedule is posted on the Benefits Calendar during the months of October-December.
The following are facts about the influenza vaccine according to the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases.
Mobile Mammography WeekCheck for breast cancer and participate in the mobile mammography event during the third week in July at a downtown location. Look for scheduling information during June and July through e-mail flyers, Take Charge newsletter, and the benefits calendar.