Employee Wellness

The University strives to provide a work environment that encourages all employees to lead healthy  lifestyles and proactively work toward improving our health. We believe fitness is important for  employees in achieving good health, preventing serious disease and better managing existing health  conditions. Note: Prior to participating in any physical activities, please contact your Primary Care Physician for approval. 

There is an endless variety of health and wellness information which you may be interested in.  For more information and resources to assist your healthy lifestyle choices visit these useful resources.

2014 Employee Incentive Rewards Program

Cigna Members

Participating in the Cigna Employee Incentive Reward Points Program is a great way to get motivated to  set goals and take positive steps to improve your health. Whether you're committing to being more  physically active, trying to quit smoking or managing a chronic health condition; you’ll have the  opportunity to earn reward points as you work toward achieving your wellness goals. This program is  offered to employees only.

Non-Cigna Members 

If you are insured by another carrier, you will have the same opportunity to earn points as you work toward achieving your wellness goals. Please go to review the details. This program is offered to employees only. 

For more infomation contact MaryLou Kadlik, Human Resources, at (207) 602-2384.

UNE Becomes a tobacco and smoke free campus - July 1, 2014

As part of our dedication to promoting a healthy environment for all students, employees and visitors, effective July 1, 2014, the University of New England will transition to a 100% tobacco-free and smoke-free campus.

UNE’s new policy makes all University campuses smoke and tobacco free, including personal vehicles parked on UNE property.  Smoking of tobacco or other substances and use of all tobacco products will not be permitted anywhere and anytime on the University campuses.  Only FDA approved nicotine replacement therapy products will be permitted.

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A lot of us sit at a desk for extended periods of time and believe it or not this can cause stress on the body. Our Ergonomic Work Station Information and our Work Station Exercises can help you have a more comfortable day.

If you would like to request an ergonomic evaluation, please have your supervisor contact Cat Martins in HR.