STARS Information:

  • Credit Rationale: Institution has an employee assistance or wellness program that provides counseling, referral, and well-being services to employees.
  • Scoring: Institution earns 0.25 points for meeting the criteria outlined above.

Going Green

CSU Channel Islands Summary:

Employee Wellness Program

The Employee Assistance Program at California State University Channel Islands is provided by OptumHealth.

Visit: Employee Assistance Program for more information

Nutrition for Health

CSU Channel Islands also hosted a workshop entitled Nutrition for Health, Weight and Diabetes Control on Thursday, October 21st, 2010. The presentation was available for CI faculty and staff. Attendees were lectured on how good nutrition can improve health, enhance weight loss and control diabetes. Discussions were led by Dr. Derrick D’Costa, Family Practice provider with Kaiser Permanente in Oxnard.

Walk Across America

stopwatch illustration2nd Annual Walk Across America: Thirteen teams made up of CSU Channel Islands employees (including student assistants) formed to take on the challenge of walking across America. Each participant received a pedometer from Human Resources to keep track of his/her weekly steps. Walk Across America’s purpose is to promote health and wellness.

Information Received From:

Anna Pavin: Associate Vice President, Human Resources

Learn More:

For more information about these programs, visit Human Resource Programs.