Blood Pressure Screenings

Miami University offers blood pressure screenings for employees on all campuses throughout the fall and spring semesters. This program is not designed to diagnose categories of blood pressure and does not replace visits to your primary care physician. You are advised to follow up with your physician if you have any questions.

Stress Less Chair Massage and BP Check

Chronic stress can lead to high blood pressure. Enjoy a stress less break in your work day with a 10-min chair massage session followed by a quick and confidential blood pressure check. Massages provided by TriHealth massage therapist and BP checks by trained student interns. Register today to reserve a massage appointment, or just walk-in for a BP check.

Shriver Center

Where: Dolibois room 

When: Tuesday, 10/2, 9:00 am-4:00 p.m.

Campus Avenue Building

Where: Conference room 108

When: Wednesday, 10/24, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Hoyt Hall

Where: 2nd Floor Break room

When: Friday, 11/16, 2:00-4:00 p.m. 

Murstein Alumni Center

Where: Staley Lounge 

When: Tuesday, 3/19, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Mindfulness and Contemplative Inquiry Center

Where: MCG 128 

When: Monday, 4/1, 2:00-4:00 p.m.


Where: Lower Level Break Room

When: Friday, 2/1, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

BP Checks

Stop by any of these times or locations to receive a quick and confidential blood pressure check. Checks are performed by trained student interns. No registration needed.

Roudebush Hall

Where: Lower level break room

When: Thursday, 9/20, 11/8 and 4/18, 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Cole Service Building

Where: Conference room 181-E

When: Wednesday, 9/26, 10/31, 3/6 and 4/10, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Farmer School of Business

Where: 1011 (east side first floor by student print room)

When: Wednesday, 10/3, 11/14, 4/3 and 4/24, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Millett Hall

Where: West Concourse

When: Tuesday, 10/9 and 3/12, 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Hoyt Hall

Where: 2nd floor break room

When: Friday, 10/19, 3/15 and 4/26, 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Campus Avenue Building

Where: Conference room 108

When: Tuesday, 2/26, 9:00-10:00 a.m.


Drop-in Hours

Stop by the clinic or fitness center for a BP check during their regular working hours.

Miami TriHealth Employee Health Center

Where: Health Center, 421 Campus Avenue

When: Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Phillips Hall

Where: Fitness Center, room 113

When: Monday-Friday during fitness center hours

Regional campuses and other locations can contact Benefits and Wellness for more information about screenings at regional campuses or to request a blood pressure screening in your building and/or department.

Why Get Your Blood Pressure Checked

High blood pressure is the #1 risk factor for Miami, with 61% of employees and spouses at risk for high blood pressure.
High blood pressure usually has no symptoms. Many people have it for years without knowing it.
The only way to find out if you have high blood pressure is to have it checked.