Programs & Services at Sterling Regional MedCenter  

Services Offered at the Worksite

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At Sterling Regional MedCenter, we understand work is often where people spend the majority of their time. Therefore, bringing wellness to the workplace is an ideal way to keep your company healthy and benefit your business financially.  A comprehensive wellness program in the work place can:

  • Improve productivity
  • Improve recruitment and retention
  • Demonstrate a $3 to $6 return for every $1 invested

Services include:

Learn more by calling us at (970) 521-3260.

Blood Draws
This is the most popular service we provide to employers.  Employees sign up for an appointment during a scheduled heath fair or blood draw day to have a comprehensive blood screening done.  This screening gives a snapshot of the health of many body systems, including the kidneys, liver, thyroid, cholesterol levels, and a check for diabetes.  Additional test are available upon request.

Health Risk Assessments
The Health Risk Assessment is usually done along with the blood draw and measures one's current health status.  It encourages awareness of lifestyle practices that can benefit personal wellbeing.  A blood pressure check is available upon request.

Executive Summary
A summary of the results of your group's Health Risk Assessment is provided to your management team if requested.  It outlines your company's overall health risk.  It will enable us to assist you in developing cost effective wellness programs that have the greatest impact on your employees.

1:1 Consultations
Various health professionals can review blood screening results with employees in individual sessions, to assist them in understanding the health risks they may have.  Plans can be created for those interested in improving their health.

Blood Pressure Checks
High blood pressure can cause the heart to work harder than normal and can increase the risk of heart attach and stroke.  A simple blood pressure check can alert individuals to potential problems.

Lunch 'n Learns
Group presentations are offered on-site to increase awareness and knowledge of health topics.  Topics can include but are not limited to:

  • Stress Management
  • Nutrition
  • Exercise
  • Cholesterol Awareness
  • Work Station Ergonomics

Immunizations/ Flu Shots
Flu shots are recommended annually for everyone, but especially for those with chronic health conditions and those over the age of 50.  On-site clinics are scheduled at your company's convenience.  In addition to flu shots, we offer the following:

  • Tetanus shots
  • Pneumonia shots
  • Hepatitis B vaccinations
  • TB screenings

Bone Density Screenings
This low-cost screening can determine the risk for development of osteoporosis.  Early detection is the key to prevent and treat osteoporosis.  This screening is for women only.

Metabolism Screenings
This 30-minute screening includes an indirect calorimeter measurement and a consultation with a Wellness Specialist.  Result provide an oxygen consumption value (VO2) and a resting metabolic rate (RMR) in calories per day to aid in managing weight.

Colorectal Kits
This simple at-home test detects blood in the stool.  It is the first line of defense in the fight against colorectal cancer and is recommended for anyone over age 40.

Sterling Regional MedCenter
615 Fairhurst St.
Sterling, CO 80751
(970) 522-0122
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