We promote a culture and climate where faculty/staff can become more engaged in healthy lifestyle behaviors through the provision of health and wellness resources and information. A message from President Lambert.
Keeping Elon Healthy
Need lab tests or have a doctor's appointment coming up? Elon Wellness offers free laboratory testing for all Elon employees and family members over 18 covered under Elon’s health insurance. Call to schedule an appoinment today!
Well Check Screening
This confidential, free baseline screening for all employees will provide you with information on the following tests: Total Cholesterol, LDL, HDL, Triglycerides, Blood Sugar, Blood Pressure, Weight and Body Fat Percent.
Elon faculty and staff enjoy staying active through our variety of Wellness Programs. Visit our online calendar to find one that is right for you!
Come Visit Us
Our friendly and professional staff are happy to address any questions and concerns you may have.
RN Ellington Center for Health and Wellness
301 South O'Kelly Avenue, Elon NC 27244
Hours of Operation
Monday - Wednesday
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
The office may be closed from noon-1 p.m. for lunch so if you plan to drop in during this time please call ahead.
Most faculty/staff choose to walk or drive to the Wellness Center on the South Campus. However, for those faculty/staff who are too ill to walk or concerned about losing their parking space transportation via an electric club car to the Ellington Center will be available from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 8:30 am to 3:30 pm on Friday. Faculty/staff can contact the Office of Student Health and Wellness at (336) 278-7200 to schedule a transport. *Please call as soon as you realize you will need a ride to facilitate scheduling.
The low-fat-diet regimen is turning out to be based on bad science, but the USDA has been slow to catch on. By Nina Teicholz Oct. 28, 2014 6:56 p.m. ET “The top scientist guiding the U.S. government’s nutrition recommendations made an admission last month that would surprise most Americans. Low-fat diets, Alice Lichtenstein said, are “probably not a good idea.” … Continue Reading →
Free Lung Disease Screening Offered by Cone Health Thursday, Nov. 6 • 5:30 – 7 p.m. Cone Health Cancer Center at Alamance Regional Free Spirometry test for those that answer “yes” to any of the following: Do you cough several times most days? Do you bring up phlegm or mucus when coughing most days? Do you get out of breath? … Continue Reading →
The Fac/Staff Wellness Center tables proved to be a huge hit at the Elon Faculty Benefits Fair, held yesterday in Koury Concourse from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event offered a valuable opportunity for faculty and staff to explore the many health and wellness resources available to them through Wellness. With complimentary short massages offered by the Wellness Center, the … Continue Reading →
Enrich your life with a powerful health and healing workshop! Join us on Saturday November 8th from 1:30 to 5:00 at Triad Yoga Institute in Greensboro for this rejuvenating experience. Sifu Eric Reiss instructs this rewarding class that enables yogis of all skill levels to cultivate self-actualization and target common health issues. Click the link below to view a flyer … Continue Reading →
Hello Friends, If you are seeking tasty sauces for quick meals and want to avoid high fructose corn syrup (HFCS), tons of sodium and suspect ingredients, I hear your pain. I have been seeking an alternative to my former favorite teriyaki sauce by Kikkoman. I have spent months trying different natural ingredient brands but they either taste weird, are not … Continue Reading →