City of Minneapolis Wellness Program

Get engaged in your health and start earning points to get a discount on your 2016 health insurance premiums with My Health Rewards by Medica. Earn 300 points by Aug. 31, 2015, and you will qualify for the discounted wellness rate on your health insurance premiums in 2016. (In 2015, savings averaged $400 a year for a single person and $1,200 a year for a family.) 

You will receive a mailing at your home address in mid-January explaining the health actions available for you to earn points. Can’t wait until then? Get started by logging on to mymedica.com and to begin exploring ways to achieve better health.

What’s changing in 2015?

Get Started!

If you have logged on to mymedica.com previously and do not have a new group number for your health insurance in 2015: (You have a new group number if you switched networks during the most recent open enrollment period or changed premium contribution rates in 2015, from the standard rate to the wellness rate or vice versa).

  1. Visit mymedica.com.
  2. Enter your username and password.
  3. Click ” Health & Wellness.”
  4.  Agree to the terms of use, privacy policy and honor code, and you’ll be directed to the welcome page.
  5. Update your profile with the email address where you want to receive gift card reward notifications.
  6. Explore the My Health Rewards site or begin working on health actions. (We recommend you complete the Compass health assessment first.)
 
If you have never logged on to mymedica.com OR have a new group number for your health insurance in 2015: (You have a new group number if you switched networks during the most recent open enrollment period or changed premium contribution rates in 2015, from the standard rate to the wellness rate or vice versa).
 
  1. Visit mymedica.com.
  2. Click ” Register Now” at the bottom of the “Site Login” box.
  3. Complete the registration. You will need your Medica ID card for this step.
  4. Once you are logged into mymedica.com, click “Health & Wellness.”
  5. Agree to the terms of use, privacy policy and honor code, and you’ll be directed to the welcome page.
  6. Update your profile with the email address where you want to receive gift card reward notifications.
  7. Explore the My Health Rewards site or begin working on health actions. (We recommend you complete the Compass health assessment first.)
 
Your health plan is committed to helping you achieve your best health. Rewards for participating in a wellness program are available to all employees; you might qualify to earn the same reward by different means. Contact Human Resources at 612-673-3333 or benefits@minneapolismn.gov and we will work with you (and, if you wish, your doctor) to find a wellness program with the same reward that is right for you in light of your health status.
 

 

 

Last updated Jan 14, 2015