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Healthy Choices Wellness Program


  • Two required components:
    • Know Your Numbers (Online Health Assessment and Biometric screen). Deadline, April 15, 2017. 
    • Health Coaching. If Health Coaching is required, participants must engage with a coach for 3 months. Deadline, September 30, 2017.
  • Monetary rewards:
    • Up to $500 for fac/staff and spouse participation
    • Up to $300 for fac/staff
  • Rewards administered directly into faculty and staff paychecks:
    • Payout for Know Your Numbers component: May 2017 ($100 fac/staff, $100 spouse or household member). 
    • Payout for Health Coaching component: Fourth quarter 2017 ($200 fac/staff, $100 spouse or household member).

Registration for the 2017 program opens October 1, 2016.


Healthy Choices 2016.update

What are faculty and staff saying about this program?

"I have been working with a health coach on making a lot of small lifestyle changes that have been adding up". 

"I cut down on the amount of processed meats and increased the amount of vegetables I consume".

"I quit smoking, in part, because of encouragement to do so at the screening". 


2016 Program

  • Faculty and staff who completed their biometric screen and online health assessment prior to April 15th, 2016 received rewards ($100 for completing both components) in their paycheck in May. Rewards for spouse participation was also be deposited into paychecks. 
  • Faculty and staff who qualified for health coaching received a letter and outreach call in May 2016 inviting them to participate in health coaching to earn additional rewards.
  • No further action is required by faculty and staff who are not contacted by a Priority Health Health coach in May. Payout  for this component ($200 for fac/staff, $100 for spouses) will take place in the first quarter of 2017.

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