Banner

Health assessments

 

The health assessments that are part of the LGIS Health and Wellbeing Program are aimed at improving the health status of your workers by:

  • Providing a snapshot of an individual’s and workplace’s current health status
  • Increasing awareness of relevant health issues
  • Educating and motivating workers on strategies to help initiate healthy behaviour change
  • Referring high risk individuals to their general practitioner (GP) or other appropriate health professional for follow-up and provide ongoing management

Two types of health assessments are available:

Basic (20 min) health assessment

  • Blood test for cholesterol and glucose
  • Blood pressure 
  • Height, weight and Body Mass Index (BMI)
  • Waist to hip ratio
  • Lifestyle questionnaire including nutrition, smoking, alcohol, physical activity

Executive (60 min) health assessment

  • Blood test for cholesterol and glucose
  • Blood pressure
  • Height, weight and Body Mass Index (BMI)
  • Waist to hip ratio
  • Lifestyle questionnaire including nutrition, smoking, alcohol, physical activity
  • Flexibility
  • Abdominal strength and stability
  • Upper body strength
  • Lung function and/ or vision test
  • Aerobic fitness test (step test)
;