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TrusteesComments are Encouraged for District Board of Trustee Zoning Proposals


Even before it's signed by the governor, The College of Southern Idaho is complying with a new state law that will require all three of the state's community colleges to divide their respective taxing districts into five zones of nearly equal population. Jeff Cooper, who teaches Geographic Information Systems at CSI, has designed two maps of the CSI district for the public and members of the CSI Board of Trustees to 
consider. Each proposal divides the two-county district in a different way.
 
House Bill 512 requires that each of Idaho's three community colleges divide its taxing district into five 
zones with a trustee elected from each zone. The intent of the law is to guarantee representation from 
each county of the college district. The law stipulates that each of the five zones be 'as nearly equal in population as practicable.'  
 
Population figures for the two maps have been drawn from the 2010 census, which showed the combined population of Twin Falls and Jerome counties to be approximately 100-thousand, meaning that each zone must be as close as possible to 20-thousand people. The law also states that where a college district consists of more than one county and each has a sufficient population to warrant at least one zone, then 
at least one zone shall be wholly within the boundaries of each county. Because the 2010 census gave Jerome County well over 20-thousand people, each proposed zoning map allows Jerome County to elect 
at least one, or possibly two representatives to the CSI board. Currently, all five CSI board members live
in Twin Falls County.
 
Provisions within the new law will allow current board members to finish their terms. The terms of trustees Thad Scholes, Jan Mittleider, and Laird Stone expire later this year, meaning they can seek re-election in November only if they reside within the zone they would represent. Trustees Karl Kleinkopf and Bob 
Keegan don't face re-election until November 2018, meaning the same rules would apply to them at that time. Cooper designed each map not knowing where any of CSI's current board members live.
 
The governor is expected to sign the bill that has been passed by the Idaho House and Senate, after 
which each community college board must submit its zoning plan to the State Board of Education, which 
will consider them at its April meeting and decide by July 1 of this year.
 
Large-scale maps of the two zoning options are on display in the Taylor building on the CSI campus in  Twin Falls as well as at the CSI Jerome Center at 104 West Main Street in Jerome. Comment cards and  a drop box can be found near each set of maps to allow for handwritten feedback. Each map can also be found online at www.csi.edu/TrusteeZones where viewers are also encouraged to submit comments. Feedback can also be mailed to Office of the President, College of Southern Idaho, P.O. Box 1238, Twin Falls, Idaho, 83303-1238. All comments must be received by Monday, April 4 in order for the CSI board  to consider the feedback later that same week at a special board meeting at which they will decide on  which plan to submit to the State Board of Education. 

Doug Maughan
Public Information Officer
dmaughan@csi.edu | 208-732-6262


LogosNew CSI Logos Approved at Board of Trustee Meeting
At the last Board of Trustee meeting on Monday, March 22, 2016, a new academic and Athletic logo was approved for the College of Southern Idaho to improve brand awareness and visual identity for the college as a whole. The Public Information Office is asking all Faculty, Staff, and Students to please become familiar with our Visual Identity Guidelines and then start using the new logos immediately

We realize there are some things that you may have a large stock of with the old logo and you are welcome to use what you have left. However, please make sure to include the new logo on any new publications from today forward. Our Graphic Design Specialist, Erin Giesler, does a tremendous job and can answer any of your questions when it comes to branding a CSI publication so don't be afraid to ask.

Click here to download multiple color and layout variations of the new academic logo. 

Click here to e-mail our Graphic Design Specialist for use of the Athletic logo. 

If you have any questions, comments, concerns, or feedback please feel free to e-mail us. 

Kimberlee LaPray
Public Information Specialist
klapray@csi.edu  | 208-732-6299
 

PACESpring 2016 PACE 50-for-50 Challenge
 
You have until April 29, to win one of the 11 jackets that are left. Ready...Set...Selfie! 

Click here for the new checklist.

Congratulations to Heidi Campbell, Devon Jenks, Kelli Bolta  and Chris Anderson  for winning their jackets! 

Current Competitors:
Jodie Bridges
33
Melissa Earl
32
Andie Dayley
29
Kara Mahannah
28
Judy Hansen
22
Ben Hamlett
14
Amy Christopherson
9

     
















*Note: Please add the following items to your checklist:
  • ATTENDING THE SPRING PACE GENERAL MEETING ON THURSDAY THE 31ST
  • Participating in Easter activities on campus
  • Using the new academic or athletic logo
  • Submitting comments for the Board of Trustee Zoning Proposals
  • Registering for the P20 Educator Conference (as attendee or presenter)
  • Referring a student to the SMART program
  • Sending a student to the LAC for assistance
  • Contacting Randy Smith about birds hitting your office window
  • Going to The Filharmonic
  • Going to Kahulanui
  • Making an appointment for the American Red Cross Blood Drive
  • Watching a CSI Baseball game this weekend
  • RSVP'ing for the Black and Gold Ball
  • Attending the North Side Lecture Series
  • Signing your child up for Date Night
Tamara  Harmon
PACE Executive
tharmon@csi.edu | 208-732-6249




Congratulations to the following students from CSI who attended the State HOSA Conference and brought home the following awards:
 
Dental Science 
1 st  Place: Ashlyn Honas
2 nd  Place: Gloria Rivera
3rd P lace: Jordyn Giltner

Dental Terminology 
1st Place: Autumn Myers
2nd  Place: Jordyn Giltner
3rd  Place: Tessa Swindell

Extemporaneous Writing 
1st Place: Alec Ingram

Health Career Display
1st Place Team: Stephanie McGill & Kyrsten Wooldridge
2nd  Place Team: Kendra Gonzalez & Bobbie Slaughter

Job Seeking Skills  
1st Place: Stephanie McGill
2 nd  Place: Tessa Swindell
3rd  Place: Hailey Darrington

Medical Math 
1st Place: Elisabeth Bartleson

Medical Terminology
1 st  Place: Alec Ingram
 
Each of these individuals is now eligible to attend and compete at the International Convention held in Nashville, Tennessee in June. 

Tonja Bowcut
Professor, Dental Assisting
tbowcut@csi.edu | 208-732-6708
 

studentjobsNow Hiring Students for Orientation Leader Positions
The Office of Admissions is looking to hire Orientation leaders for the upcoming spring and summer orientation season. This is a new and exciting opportunity for students here at CSI and we encourage them to consider applying. They can find the job description, application details and compensation information on an e-mail sent to students by Nolan Goubeaux on Wednesday, March 23 or on our official CSI social media platforms. 

Please call the Office of Admissions at 208-732-6221 with questions or for more information. 



Heather Barnes
Admissions Coordinator
hbarnes@csi.edu  | 208-732-6230  

P20Register Now for the P20 Educator Conference
If you're looking for best practices when it comes to teaching this is the perfect conference for you! The best part is, this conference is being held right here on our own campus!  

If you are interested in presenting a topic to help with best practices for other area educators please submit your proposal at www.csi.edu/p20 and your entry fee will be waived!



Jon Lord
Education Department Chair
jlord@csi.edu | 208-732-6484

SMARTSMART Program Final Reminder
There is one week remaining in the SMART (Students Making A Right Turn) program. The SMART program will remain open for your referrals until Thursday, March 31.  The last day to withdraw from spring semester courses is Friday, April 15.
 
Here's how the SMART referral process works:
  • First, identify a student who may be having some sort of struggle in your class.
  • Second, submit a referral for that student through MyCSI.  Once logged into MyCSI, select the Faculty tab.  Then select the PASS/SMART submission link.  Additional instructions can be found at the referral site.
  • Once your referral is submitted, the Advising Center will send a confidential email to the student on your behalf.  
  • Advisors will call students who have been referred to specific first year courses or who have been referred more than once.  During the phone call, the advisor will discuss with the student why they have been referred, possible strategies to address the concerns in the course, and make appropriate referrals.
  • To maximize the value of the referral, please do not refer a student more than two times during the open submission period. 
If you have any questions about the program, feel free to contact me.
 
Scott Lindquist
Student Advisor
slindquist@csi.edu |  208-732-6252

The CSI Foundation is pleased to announce the spring round for Mini Grants and for Professional Development Grants. Up to $3,000 is available for each of these grants and projects are to be completed within a year of the award. This spring, the due date for these grants has been extended to Wednesday, April 13, 2016, and proposals are to be submitted on the newly revised CSI Common Grant Application Form.

* Mini Grants - to stimulate creative ideas and activities and their subsequent implementation that result in improved student learning and/or success.  Additional information available at: http://www.csi.edu/institutionalEffectiveness/grants/miniGrants.asp

* Professional Development Grants - support travel to attend national conferences for the purpose of institutional improvement.  Additional information available at:
* Application Process - s ubmit a hard copy of your application signed by your supervisor and Dean/AVP/VP and an electronic copy (in word format) via email attachment to dmckinstry@csi.edu

If you have further questions, please give us a call at X6244

Debbie Wilson
Executive Director
LACSend Struggling Students to the LAC for a Free Tutor
If your students need help, it's not too late! Let them know they can find a free tutor in the Learning Assistance Center. 


 
Kat Powell
Learning Assistance Coordinator
kpowell@csi.edu | 208-732-6685
 

BirdsDo Birds Hit Your Office Window?
Each semester students in the Environmental Science Honors section participate in a group research project using the campus as their laboratory. One of the groups this semester is investigating the occurrence of window strikes by birds on a number of the campus buildings. The students involved in this project ask for your help. If you hear a bird strike your office window or notice a dead or injured bird below a window please notify their instructor, Randy Smith ( rsmith@csi.edu, x6817) and he will have the students contact you to gather your information.  

Millions of birds die each year nationwide as they inadvertently fly into windows they perceive as a fly through area. The students are monitoring CSI buildings to see if this is an issue or not on our campus.  

Thank you in advance for helping these students with their investigation.
 
B. Randolph Smith, D.A.
Professor
rsmith@csi.edu208-732-6817
CSI Events
Facebook
If you're looking for an event this month chances are we have the information posted on our  Facebook  page. And, don't forget that you can now subscribe to our events which means you'll get a notification when a CSI event is added to our page. 

THIS WEEK
MAR 31
Thu 7:30 PM · 13 guests
Twin Falls, ID, United States
APR 1
Apr 1 - Apr 2 · Hosted by College of Southern Idaho
Twin Falls, ID, United States
 
APR 1
Fri 7:30 PM · 1 guest
Twin Falls, ID, United States
APR 1
Fri 8 PM · 19 guests
Twin Falls, ID, United States
NEXT WEEK
APR 6
Wed 7:45 PM · 1 guest
Twin Falls, ID, United States
APR 7
Apr 7 - Apr 8
Twin Falls, ID, United States
 
APR 7
Thu 9 AM · 1 guest
Twin Falls, ID, United States
APR 7
Thu 5 PM · 1 guest
Meet at Dierke's Lake Parking west end of the parking lot
 
APR 8
Fri 5:30 PM · 5 guests
Twin Falls, ID, United States
APR 9
Sat 8:45 PM · 5 guests
Twin Falls, ID, United States

If you would like to see more of what's going on at CSI visit our Facebook page . O r, if you would like your CSI event listed on our Facebook page, please send your information to enotes@csi.edu . Pictures, flyers, and most all documents will be accepted and used for the posting. 
   
Kimberlee LaPray
Public Information Specialist
klapray@csi.edu   | 208-732-6299
 
 
BrownBrown Bag This Week

Evin Fox
Professor
efox@csi.edu | 208-732-6872


This Week's Topic: 
Wednesday at noon  in the Desert Cafe with Tiffany Seeley-Case. (This is our last Desert Cafe of the semester.)

Thursday at 1 o'clock in the Hepworth Bldg. 176 with Evin Fox.

Friday morning at 8 o'clock 
in the Taylor Administration Building in TLC with Shane Brown. 

*Note:  Wednesday Brown Bags will be held in the Desert Café on: 3/30.
To receive text messages about Brown Bag events , text @8d63b7 to 81010. You can opt-out of messages at anytime by replying, 'unsubscribe @8d63b7'.
Take the civility pledge at:   http://www.civilitypledge.org
 
Visit our  CSI Best Practices Facebook group to join the conversation.
GeneralMeetingPACE Spring General Meeting - March 31
 
Join us for the 
PACE Spring General Meeting: " Be the Change"! 

Date: Thursday, March 31, 2016
Time: 2-3:30 pm
Location: Taylor 276/277

Agenda Topics
  • Tamara Harmon: Introduce Jeff Harmon as the New PACE Advisor
  • Tamara Harmon: Vote for New Bylaws
  • Jeff Fox: Legislative Updates  
  • Ansina Durham: New Performance Advancement Opportunities for Staff
Thanks to Culver's for donating the frozen custard for this event! 

Other PACE News: The CSI Chapter of the American Association for Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC) will be showing the movie "The Hunting Ground" on April 1, from 2-5 pm in Shields 115. They encourage EVERYONE on campus (faculty, staff, students, etc.) to attend.  

PACE 
Executive Group


OutdoorUpcoming CSI Outdoor Recreation Activities

HREC 149: Dutch Oven Cooking 
Starts Monday, March 29at 4:30 pm 

Always wanted to take a class where your grade comes from socializing and eating good food? Then Dutch Oven Cooking is for you! This course is designed for students with little or no Dutch oven cooking experience, this class introduces the basic skills required to cook with Dutch ovens. Working in small groups, students will learn to cook in Dutch ovens by preparing entrees, breads, vegetables, and desserts during class. Other topics will include cleaning and caring for Dutch ovens and the history of Dutch oven cooking. This course may be repeated once.

Contact Christa at 732-6697 for more information!

HREC 244: Intro to Mountain Biking 
Starts Tuesday, March 30, at 2 pm 

This course is a well-rounded introduction to Mountain Biking, including an explanation of techniques, equipment, and safety considerations. It is the goal of this course to give students the basic skills and knowledge to safely enjoy and further explore the sport of Mountain Biking on their own. The student furnishes or uses CSI Mt. Bikes and equipment and pays an additional fee for the class. Topics include riding techniques, clothing, equipment, safety and bike maintenance. This course may be repeated once. 

Contact John Twiss at 732-6470 for more information!

Christa Gessaman
Coordinator, Outdoor & Challenge Programs
cgessaman@csi.edu   |  208-732-6697


FilharmonicBrought To You By Program Board "The Filharmonic"


AoTArts on Tour Presents "Kahulanui"
Grammy-nominated Kahulanui will take the CSI Auditorium stage for the sixth performance of the Arts on Tour 2015-2016 Season on Friday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $24 for adults and $10 for students high school and under and under and are available at tickets.csi.edu, at the CSI Box Office, or by calling 732-6288. 

There is a new wave coming from Hawaii, a blend of traditional music and the Big Band Swing brought to the Aloha State by U.S. servicemen during World War II. Its leading exponent is Kahulanui, a nine piece band-four horns plus guitar, bass, ukulele, drums and steel-whose energy and dynamic arrangements have caused a sensation throughout the Islands. Kahulanui band leader, Lolena Naipo, Jr. found inspiration from his Grandfather, Robert Kahulanui, who was a member of the Royal Hawaiian Band during an era when horns and drums were a part of Hawaiian music. In the CD liner notes for this debut release Hawaii radio icon Sylark Rossetti elaborates: 

"Throughout Hawaii in the 20s and 30s, one could find orchestras playing Hawaiian Swing and the house would be jumping. Lolena and Kahulanui borrow from these influences and perform classic Hawaiian songs in a syncopated style making Hawaiian Swing vibrant and alive in Hawaii today. Lolena 'Lena' Naipo, Jr. goes back to his roots in Kahulanui's first release, Hula Ku'i. It's Hawaiian Swing at its finest.... one of the most innovative releases to come out of the islands." 

Their debut CD, Hula Ku'I, was nominated for a 2014 Grammy Award in the Regional Roots category and was also a finalist in 2013 for the Na Hoku Hanohano Awards (Hawaii's version of the Grammy Awards) in three categories: Album of the Year, Group of Year and Most Promising New Artist of the Year. 

Kahulanui's execution of big-band stylings evokes an era of smoke-filled bars alive with lindyhopping dancers. Underlying this contemporary take on vintage music, moreover, is a cultural cohesiveness of enacting ku'i-of joining old and new. 
Kahulanui.com 

The season will conclude on Friday, April 15 with The Fab Four: The Ultimate Beatles Tribute. For more information on this or other Arts on Tour programs, including season subscription and mini subscription information, call 732-6288. 

Camille Barigar
CSI Fine Arts Center
cbarigar@csi.edu   | 208-732-6288
AthleticsCSI Athletics this Week
4/1/2016 1 p.m. Salt Lake CC Twin Falls, Idaho H 1 p.m.
4/1/2016 3 p.m. Salt Lake CC Twin Falls, Idaho H 3 p.m.
4/2/2016 12 p.m. Salt Lake CC Twin Falls, Idaho H 12 p.m.
4/2/2016 2 p.m. Salt Lake CC Twin Falls, Idaho H 2 p.m.

4/1/2016 1 p.m. Salt Lake CC Salt Lake City, Utah A 1 p.m.
4/1/2016 3 p.m. Salt Lake CC Salt Lake City, Utah A 3 p.m.
4/2/2016 12 p.m. Salt Lake CC Salt Lake City, Utah A 12 p.m.
4/2/2016 2 p.m. Salt Lake CC Salt Lake City, Utah A 2 p.m.


4/1-2/2016 Colorado Northwestern CC Rodeo Rangely, Colo.

For more information about CSI Athletics visit athletics.csi.edu.

Karen Baumert
Sports Information Director
kbaumert@csi.edu | 208-732-6493

PlanetariumSpring
Herrett Center April Activity Schedule
 



Rick Greenawald
Manager, Faulkner Planetarium
rgreenawald@csi.edu  | 208-732-6659
 

BloodMake an Appointment Now for the CSI Hero Blood Drive  
ENTER SPONSOR CODE: 
CSIEagles

Date:  Thursday, April 7
Time:  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Student Rec. Center     
RSVP TODAY: Online or call Debi at 208-484-0138

Racing Toward Life - Brian Boyle

Debi Mahler
Red Cross of America
debi.mahler@redcross.org |   208-484-0138
 

DateDate Night - Only 40 Spots Available


The CSI Early Childhood Program is sponsoring a " Date Night." This is a time for parents to leave their children in a fun and active environment as they take some time for themselves. All proceeds go to support the Early Childhood Education Student Club.

Date: Friday, April 8, 2016
Time: 5:30-9:30 pm
Location: Preschool Lab - 246 Falls Avenue
Price: $15.00 per child for the four hours
RSVP: Kelsey Skinner (kelseyskinner@csi.edu) or by phone (732-6884)
Who: Children 2-10 

Payments must be made in advance to fully reserve your child's spot. Payment must be sent to:

Kelsey Skinner
College of Southern Idaho
PO BOX 1238 
Twin Falls, ID 83303-1238

Payments are NON-REFUNDABLE!

Children will be supervised by ECE Preschool Lab Teachers who are trained in CPR/First Aid and p izza, ice cream, and activities will be provided.  Get your reservation and payment in early!! We only have space for 40 children.
 
Kelsey W. Skinner 
CSI ECE Lab Facilitator
kelseyskinner@csi.edu | 208-732-6884


BallYou're Invited to the CSI Black and Gold Ball "Opening Doors to Success"
The CSI Foundation would like to invite all CSI employees to the Black & Gold Ball.  See invitation below. You can RSVP by replying to this email to reserve your spot today.
 
 
Tamara Harmon 
CSI Foundation Administrative Assistant 
tharmon@csi.edu | 208-732-6249
 
LectureNorth Side Center Lecture Series Presents "Tecumseh"
Tecumseh is the Shawnee warrior described by some as the best looking and most intelligent man in America or Europe. He was possibly the most feared warrior of the Indian Wars. He was the primary reason the United States and Canada are two different countries today. He prophesied major geological and astronomical events to the minute, months and years before they occurred.

Rod Howard is a retired District Forest Ranger with the U.S. Forest Service. he has circled the earth and has spoken on various topics in several lands, including Hyde Park in London. Besides being a District Ranger, he was also on State and National level Fire Fighting Overhead teams for 22 years. He has fought fire in all western states and Alaska, even north of the Arctic Circle. He was also the Incident Commander of the Utah Inter-Agency Fire Team.
 
 
Elaine Bryant 
North Side and Jerome Center Director
ebryant@csi.edu | 208-732-6461
 
ForumApril Herrett Forum "Idaho in Africa"

Heidi will be sharing the inspiring story of Mozambique's Gorongosa Park and the work being done there to restore this natural treasure after decades of civil war ravaged the nation and decimated the Park.  She will share information about the collaboration between Idaho Falls philanthropist Greg Carr, Zoo Boise and Gorongosa Park in their efforts to restore the Park - ranging from community health care, women's rights and job creation to the reintroduction of the animal species that were wiped out during the war.  In particular, Heidi will speak on the Intermountain Bird Observatory's contribution to restoration efforts in Gorongosa. IBO is using birds to bring Gorongosa back to life through scientific research programs, community outreach, and training of young women scientists right here in Idaho.
   
Heidi is the Education and Outreach Director for the Intermountain Bird Observatory at Boise State. She  graduated from Boise State University in 2014 with a Master's Degree in Biology, where she studied the impacts of traffic noise on migrating songbirds. Heidi's work with IBO focuses on integrating hands-on science for K-12 and university level students with various Intermountain Bird Observatory research projects. Heidi has made two trips to Gorongosa and is currently involved in the training of young Mozambique women scientists here in Idaho.
 
Teri Fattig
Herrett Center Director
tfattig@csi.edu | 208-732-6501


BarnWine Pairing Dinner Featuring Local Musician Patrick Crozier

392 E. 300 S.  Jerome, ID 83338 |  (208) 969-0784 |  www.MountainViewBarnIdaho.com

Crossings Winery Wine Pairing Dinner
Featuring Local Musician Patrick Crozier

Friday, April 1, 2016

Mountain View Barn and Crossings Winery are proud to present a Five- Course Wine Pairing Dinner on Friday, April 1, 2016. Jill De Vries of Crossings Winery and Chef Kris Henson of the Mountain View Barn have collaborated together to prepare the perfect pairing of wine and food for your culinary pleasure. Live Music by local Musician Patrick Crozier of Jerome, Folk/Country/Rock.
Crossings Winery

Established in 1988 Crossings is one of Idaho's oldest wineries and remains locally owned. Their grapes enjoy Idaho's warm days and cool nights in rich soil deposited by ancient lakes and volcanic eruptions. Using grapes from their own estates and other renowned area vineyards, Winemaker Neil Glancey produces his intrinsically Idaho bold reds and crisp white wines.

Chef Kris Henson
Kris comes back to his roots in Idaho bringing his extensive culinary background to the Mountain View Barn. He graduated from the International Air and Hospitality Academy in Vancouver, WA and has spent the last 10 years in the culinary world.

Salad Course
Mixed greens with Crisp Pears, Candied Pecans, Red Onions and a Citrus Vinaigrette
Paired with 2012 Semillon Snake River Valley: Crossings Estate Grown

Soup Course
Green Gazpacho
Paired with River's Mist: Three parts Chardonnay and one part Bleu Noir

Appetizer Course
Bruschetta with Balsamic Reduction
Paired with 2012 Syrah Snake River Valley: Holesinsky Vineyard just outside of Buhl, ID.

Entrée
Seafood or Cheese Ravioli in a Rustic Tomato Sauce
Paired with 2012 Cabernet Franc Snake River Valley: Zabala Vineyards in Hagerman Valley

Dessert Course
Tiramisu Layer Cake with Expresso Whip Cream
Paired with Passion Peach Sangria: Crossings Estate Grown Riesling and Sparking Wine
 
Nina Holifield
CSI Retiree
  mountainviewbarn@gmail.com | 208-969-0784


HealthSpring Health Initiative Screenings & Incentives for April
Our annual biometric health screenings have been scheduled with St. Luke's and will take place both on campus and in our off-campus areas.  A day is set for the Burley Center below. Other centers will be contacted by St. Luke's for screening events near them.
 
Find the schedule of screenings below with an OPTION to participate in a cholesterol test provided by the CSI Employee Wellbeing Program and instructors and students of the Medical Assisting and Practical Nursing Programs. There is a cost of $15 to cover test materials. Receipts will be available. All employees and spouses are welcome to participate. FAST for 9 hours prior to the test. This is NOT part of the St. Luke's FREE screening or the incentive program.
 
Please see our CSI Health Initiative Website for all details and forms or contact Judy by email reply or calling 732-6269.

April 2016 Screening Schedule
All CSI and Burley Center screenings are by APPOINTMENT ONLY. See  guidelines to register and schedule a time through the  St. Luke's Website . 

You will need to know
 which date/location you want from the list below before you go to the St. Luke's site.

Day
Date
Time
Location
Tuesday
April 5
7 - 9 a.m.
HEP 180
Wednesday
April 6
7 - 9 a.m.
Shields 104
Thursday
April 7
7 - 9 a.m.
Evergreen A-24
Monday
April 11
3 - 5 p.m.
TAB 247
*Thursday
April 14
7 - 9 a.m.
TAB 248
Wednesday
April 20
TBA
Burley Center
*Friday
April 22
7 - 9 a.m.
HSHS Lobby
Saturday
April 23
8 - 12 noon
HSHS Lobby
Thursday
April 28
8 - noon &
1 - 4 p.m.
St. Luke's Occ Health
801 Poleline Rd W

*Cholesterol/glucose finger stick fasting screenings   are being offered these two dates only and are NOT part of the St. Luke's screening or incentives but are provided by the Wellbeing Program to those that have expressed interest.  Results will be for your use only and to share with your physician.

What are the April Health Initiative targets and incentives?
Selected targets are consistent with national guidelines established by the American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association and the National Quality Forum.

Health Measure

2016 Health Target

Per Month

Per Year
KYN & HA
Complete both the Know Your Numbers screening and Health Assessment online tool to qualify for ANY premium reductions
0
0
Tobacco Use Status
No tobacco use
(self-reported)
$10
$120
Blood Pressure
PB less than 140 and 90 mmHg
$5
$60
Blood Sugar
Fasting blood glucose of less than 100 mg/dL. For those with diabetes HgA1c or < than 8.0
$5
$60
*BMI or Waist
BMI of < 35
Men waist < 40
Women < 35
$5
$60
Total Incentive
 
$25
$300

*Now that we are offering incentives with a recommended BMI/waist measurements there will be a fall mid-term to re-screen for those that have lost weight and/or inches and the opportunity to earn the incentive back. Continued loss and/or weight management at the next annual screening (April 2017) will be further rewarded. Stay tuned for details.
 
Judy Heatwole, MTD
Employee Wellbeing Coordinator
jheatwole@csi.edu 208-732-6269


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