Higi Health Stations
The higi health stations have been installed in convenient places throughout County locations and are now available for your convenience to enhance your health and wellbeing. These state of the art machines allow you to securely connect using your UHC Member ID so you can monitor your health and wellbeing at over 10,000 locations in the southeast. Join the millions of people already tracking their health on higi and be a healthier you. You do not need to be a UHC member to use higi, but connecting your account can enhance your healthcare journey so you can live a healthier life.
You still have time to get your 3rd quarter Rally WellBeing Event reward by donating Blood or "Taking a Walk in the Park" until Sept 15th. Be sure to take a selfie (or have someone take your picture) participating in either event and send it to Wellness@broward.org.
We are also updating the 4th Quarter Rally WellBeing Event Reward to coincide with 2 great events. If you attend the "Searching for Giants" exhibit in any park location OR Participate in T.Y. Parks 16th Annual Halloween Spooktacular 5K & Two-Mile Fitness Walk on October 27th, you can qualify for the 4th quarter reward. keep in mind these are additional ways to qualify but you can only get one reward per quarter for the Rally WellBeing Event. You can do both, but only earn one reward if you haven't reached the max Rally Reward for this year. For more information for either of these exciting events check out the details on BrowardEmployee.org.
The ICMA 457 Retirement Plan has NEW Features. Broward County and ICMA-RC now offers features to help you secure your financial future. These include Guided Pathways Advisory Services, Vantagebroker, Roth 457 and loans on your account balance. Learn about all the new plan features by attending one of many ICMA Plan Summary presentations scheduled around the County. See the Events tab for locations and times.
ICMA Webinars are now in the schedule. Select the link HERE - BROWARD COUNTY Online Scheduling -
to register for the webinars, 1-on-1 appointments or telephone appointments on your schedule. First webinars are available beginning May 29th at 7:30am and 8:30am. Additional times are on the scheduler.
More times and locations are being scheduled. Check back weekly for dates.
REAL APPEAL is HERE!
Real Appeal is an online program that can help you lose weight and improve your health. Real Appeal®, an online weight loss program that’s made for real life - available at no cost if enrolled in United Healthcare health plans as part of your employee benefits.*
This simple, step-by-step online program helps you lose weight by building healthy habits over time.
Become a member for free* at enroll.realappeal.com.
When you enroll in Real Appeal you receive:
A Transformation Coach who leads weekly online group sessions.
- Online tools to help you track your food, activity and weight loss progress.
- A Success Kit with food and weight scales, recipes, workout DVDs and more - shipped to your door.
*More info at RealAppeal.com.
In recognition of the importance of annual preventive screenings, the County has continued the
Engagement Incentive for 2019. An Affidavit is not needed for annual wellbeing events that are coded by your provider as preventive. ONLY those new to the Broward County Health Insurance will need to complete a form.
UPDATE: New Guidelines are coming for 2020 Engagement Incentive! HINT - Schedule your annual physical with bloodwork early! Stay tuned for more information available at the Heart Month Health Fairs.