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Below you will find the responses for many frequently asked questions (FAQ). To use the FAQ, simply click on a question and the answer will expand below it. This Frequently Asked Questions page has been created as a part of Strategy I Communication of our district's Strategic Plan 2017-2022. Our goal with this page is to improve our website user experience by making it easier for visitors to find information quickly. If there is a question missing below, please submit by e-mailing jramsey@usd260.com.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Do I have to be on the district insurance to participate in the wellness incentive program?
No, the district encourages all employees to participate in the wellness incentive program.
How do I participate in the wellness incentive program?
Employees on the district health insurance plan who participate in the Biometric screening or submit a physician form and earn 200 points will receive $300 annually towards the following year medical premium contributions for engaging in the activities found HERE. Employees will be responsible for tracking and submitting their own wellness points. There will be tracking sheets as well as additional, required forms that will be made available at the Derby Public Schools webpage. All information that is submitted will be kept confidential.
Who do I contact if I have questions regarding the wellness incentive program?
Jenny Ramsey – 316-788-8535 or jramsey@usd260.com
How do I submit my wellness points earned?
Keep track of all wellness points earned (challenges, wellness checkups, etc.…) in a folder for your own records. Each September a google form is sent out through district email to submit everything that you completed from October through September. If you are audited, you will be contacted to show proof of points. If you do submit your points through the google form and you qualify, your name will be added to the list of those who may receive the $300 annual amount to put towards your medical premiums.
I would like to apply for wellness funds for my building, where can I access this information?
Click HERE for the ‘Request to Access Wellness Funds’ link.
What is a biometric screening and when can I participate?
Each year Derby Public Schools have Quest Diagnostics come to our buildings for biometric screenings. There are at least 4 different dates and locations for the screenings and you MUST be on the district health insurance to participate. A biometric screening measures some basic physical characteristics like your height and weight, blood sugar and cholesterol levels, as well as several other health indicators. These numbers provide a snapshot of your overall wellbeing.
Do I have to have the district health insurance to get a flu shot?
No, you can use whatever health insurance you have to participate in our on site flu shot clinic or you can use cash.
What time of year is the flu shot clinic available?
The district typically has the Little Clinic in Dillon’s Stores come to our buildings in October/November of each year to administer the flu shots. You may also go to any local clinic or your physician for this service.
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