Benefits

First 2016 Wellness Rewards Deadline - June 30

Wellness Rewards is a voluntary wellness incentive program designed to help you learn more about your personal health, motivate you to maintain or improve your overall well-being, and earn a taxable incentive payment of $150-$250. If you are planning to submit your checklist for a July payment, now's the time to check on your accrued dollars and make a plan to maximize your incentive payment.

https://www.brown.edu/about/administration/human-resources/work-life/index.php?q=wellness-rewards-brown


Choosing Wisely at the Doctor's Office: Ask the Right Questions; Make the Right the Decisions

Consumer Reports’ Choosing Wisely campaign provides tools and resources to help you talk about your care options with your doctor(s) to ensure you receive care that’s right for you.   Founded by the ABIM Foundation and supported by 60 different medical societies, Choosing Wisely offers topical articles and videos to help you make the most of your conversations with your doctor and to empower you to become an informed consumer of your health care.

http://bit.ly/BrownChoosingWisely


New Guide to Your Blue Cross Blue Shield Benefits!

Click here for a quick guide to using your BCBS benefits in 2016, including information on the My Health Toolkit and Teledoc virtual visits.


Telemedicine: What's All the Buzz About?

UnitedHealthcare Members-
In 2016 you can consult a doctor virtually through UnitedHealthcare.  If you are a member of UHC's comprehensive plan, the virtual visit is free!  For CDHP members, the deductible applies. Please see the summary and FAQ's below or join us for an onsite informational session on Tuesday, May 24, 11 a.m., Smith-Buonanno - Room 201.

Virtual Visits Summary

Virtual Visits FAQ's

BCBS Members-
BCBS Members have access 24/7/365 to board-certified physicians through the phone or video consults via Teladoc. BCBS members on Brown's medical plan have no co-pays for Teledoc visits. Learn more at www.teladoc.com or click here to view their FAQ's.  Stay tuned for details regarding an onsite informational session in the coming weeks!