Program Summary

The Total Wellness rewards program provides you with tools, resources and challenging activities to help you take steps to improve and maintain your overall health and well being. This program provides individual preventative care recommendations, an on-line health assistant, and access to a Blue Cross Health coach and Wellness coach. In addition, Total Wellness is interactive with team challenges, on-line wellness seminars, nutrition counseling and educational resources, and much more.

Employees earn points and receive rewards by participating in activities and completing specific milestones throughout the plan year.

  • Plan Year: July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017.

  • EligibilityEmployees and Faculty members enrolled in one of the University’s health insurance plans, Personal Choice, Keystone Health Plan East or Personal Choice High Deductible.

  • Rewards: Earn up to four (4) $50 reward cards per plan year. Earn one of the $50 rewards by completing the wellness profile, a biometric screening, and setting a goal using the online health assistant on the Blue Cross member portal. To earn additional reward cards, complete specific milestone and activities. Reward cards are issued at the end of each quarter.

  • Monthly Premium discounts on Employee Health Plan Contributions: Premium discounts are received during the following plan year and are based on job classification and collective bargaining agreements. Maximum premium discount $300 per plan year.

  • Total Reward Value: Up to $500 based on eligibility and participation level.

To be eligible for a premium discount beginning July 1, 2017, you must have completed the three activities below and earned a minimum of 300 points during the plan year.  (July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017)

Attended an on-site biometric screening or received this information from your physician's office.
Completed your Wellness Profile on the Blue Cross portal
Set a goal in My Health Assistant on the Blue Cross portal

To begin your journey:

  • Register on the Blue Cross portal: Go to, click the Log in or Register button on the right-hand side, indicate that you are a member, and complete the electronic registration form.  If you have any issues registering or already have an account with Independence Blue Cross and have forgotten your username, please call the Blue Cross website support team at 215-567-4002.  You will need your insurance identification number to register.

More details and a plan summary are available on the HR website under wellness:


Questions:  Please e-mail us at or call us at 215-926-2285. (7-2285)

updated: 08/01/2016
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