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Health check-up

If you are employed at KTH, you have the opportunity to do a basic health check-up (hälsoundersökning BAS) at certain intervals. Age-related health check-ups are offered in the year you turn 50, 55, 60 or 64 years old.

Health check-up

KTH offers our employees to do a basic health check-up (hälsoundersökning BAS) at certain intervals.

An extended health check-up, so-called age-related health check-up, is offered in the year you turn 50, 55, 60 or 64 years old. See below for content and purpose of each health check-up.

Emails are sent to those who are offered a check-up in each interval.

To book an appointment

Basic health check-up

The invitation is sent via e-mail to the employees who are offered a health check-up.
In the invitation there will also be a link to a health questionnaire and a link for appointment booking. The possibility to book your time via the link is open for 3 weeks. After that, you as an employee at KTH must call to book your appointment at the number 08-120 125 00.

Possible Health Centers for appointment booking

  • Avonova - Klara Strand C. Klarabergsviadukten 90, Entrance C
  • Avonova - Klara Strand D. Klarabergsviadukten 90, Entrance D
  • Avonova - Kungsholmen. Sankt Göransgatan 57

Age-related health check-up

The invitation is sent via e-mail to the employees who are offered an age-related health check-up. The invitation includes a link to a health questionnaire that you must complete before the visit.

NOTE! Appointments are booked by phone. State that you work at KTH and wish to book an age-related health check-up. Call 08-120 125 00.

Possible Health Centers for appointment booking

  • Avonova - Klara Strand C. Klarabergsviadukten 90, Entrance C
  • Avonova - Klara Strand D. Klarabergsviadukten 90, Entrance D
  • Avonova - Kungsholmen. Sankt Göransgatan 57

Basic health check-up (Hälsoundersökning BAS)

The purpose of the health check-up is to:

  • Map the relationship between health, work environment and lifestyle of the employees
  • Motivate and inspire the participants to an increased involvement in health and work environment issues
  • Motivate you as an employee to have a good lifestyle
  • Prepare a work environment and health report for the entire organization with the aim of obtaining a basis for an improved work environment

The visit includes:

  • Sampling - of blood count, blood sugar, cholesterol.
  • Measurements - of height, weight, BMI, waist and blood pressure.
  • A conversation about the health questionnaire - you will answer a questionnaire before the visit and you then talk about your answers.

The visit takes about 45 minutes. You should be fasting three hours before the visit.

Age-related health check-up

Employees who turn 50, 55, 60 or 64 are offered an age-related health check-up. The invitation goes out via e-mail.

The purpose of the health examination is to:

  • Check your general health status
  • Identify potential risk factors and thereby prevent ill health
  • Increase your commitment to health and lifestyle issues
  • You should also answer a questionnaire with questions about your health and lifestyle. You will receive this via e-mail when you book your time with Avonova.

The visit includes a health check that takes place in two steps:

  • Sampling by a nurse or occupational nurse. Sampling of blood count, blood sugar, blood fats, calcium, iron, kidney- and liver samples. Other measurements: height, weight, BMI, waist, blood pressure, ECG and vision test.
  • Physical examination and feedback of test results and measurements with a doctor / occupational doctor. Review of the health questionnaire that you answered before the visit. Time for a doctor's appointment is booked in connection with the sampling.

You should be fasting three hours before the visit.

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