About Get Healthy Now

The Get Healthy Now program focuses on employee wellness and provides employees participating in a UofL medical plan, the opportunity to receive a $40 discount on their monthly premium. All employees are welcome to use this wellness site as a way to focus on their health and well-being; however, only employees on a UofL medical plan can earn a premium incentive. 

Get Healthy Now $40 Monthly Incentive Program

The 2025 incentive program began February 15, 2024 and ends on November 30, 2024. Please check UofL Today for additional announcements. 

New hires or employees who experience a qualifying event: It typically takes 10 days from the time you submit benefits to become active in our system and gain access to the Health Advocate platform. After 10 days, view these steps to register and log into your Health Advocate account. Once you have completed the registration for your Health Advocate account, log into your account. To access the Personal Health Profile (PHP) click the “Well-being” tab located at the top right corner of the Health Advocate’s website and then click “Well-Being Center”. Then, click “get started” on the personal health profile tab. Complete the PHP within 45 days of your hire/benefit election date to earn the $40 Get Healthy Now monthly incentive towards your 2024 premium (once you complete the PHP, the incentive will then be issued approximately 30-60 days after you completed it and will be retroactive to your medical plan start date).

  • The $40 Get Healthy Now incentive is available to all employees and pre-65* retirees enrolled in a UofL medical plan. Medically enrolled spouses and dependents children age 18+ can utilize the wellness program features, but are not eligible for the incentive.
  • Participants must earn 480 wellness points between now and November 30, 2024, to qualify for the $40 Get Healthy Now monthly incentive in 2025.
  • Participants are required to complete the Personal Health Profile (PHP), which is worth 200 wellness points, regardless of results. The remaining 280 wellness points may be earned through a variety of activities/programs from now through November 30, 2024. Visit Get Healthy Now Incentive Guide for a full list of point opportunities.
  • Participants must create an account via Health Advocate's website (instructions below) to begin their point accumulation.
  • Participants can self-report any applicable preventive care to earn points towards their $40 Get Healthy Now monthly incentive. To access the Preventive Care section, click the “Well-being” tab located at the top right corner of the Health Advocate’s website and then click “Rewards.” Scroll to the preventive care section to enter care from12-1-2023 and 11-30-2024.

*if a pre-65 retiree goes on Medicare while their spouse/qualifying adult (SQA) is still on a UofL Medical Plan, then the incentive will be applied to the SQA.

Questions about the program? Visit our FAQs or contact the .

Health Advocate Log-in Instructions

  1. View these steps to register and log into your Health Advocate account.
  2. Once you have completed the registration for your Health Advocate account, log into your account.

Need help registering? Call Health Advocate Customer Service at: 1-866-799-2731 or email answers@healthadvocate.com.

UofL Wellness Point Opportunities

Throughout the year, UofL will provide several opportunities to earn points toward your $40 GHN incentive. Below are upcoming opportunities: 

2024 HRtalks Wellness: 

 

HRtalks Wellness: Meditation Methods  

Get Healthy Now is teaming up with Nursing Professor, John Mark Hutchenson June 18, 2:00-3:00pm, to discuss methods of meditation, specifically, the Wim Hof breathing method. This method has been shown to help manage depression, anxiety, mood, mental focus, and pain management by developing mastery over the nervous, immune, and cardiovascular systems. Get Healthy Now monthly premium incentive program participants can earn 100 points toward their 2025 $40 GHN monthly incentive for attending. 

 June 18, 2:00-3:00pm 

HRtalks Wellness: Sun Protection 

Get Healthy Now is teaming up with Anthem EAP on June 27, 2:00-3:00pm to discuss the importance of sun protection. We all hear that it's important to wear sunscreen and limit sun exposure, but do we know about the long-term effects of sun exposure? In this session, we will discuss sunburn, sun protection tips, as well as topics related to the summer heat like heat rash and hydration. Participants will leave this session with a true understanding of how to protect themselves from the risks the sun can cause. Get Healthy Now monthly premium incentive program participants can earn 100 points toward their 2025 $40 GHN monthly incentive for attending. 

June 27, 2:00-3:00pm

HRtalks Wellness: Clean Living  

Get Healthy Now is teaming up with Anthem EAP on July 17, 2:00-3:00pm to discuss the importance of clean living. Clean living is a mind/body approach to living a clean and healthy lifestyle. Learn healthier ways of living by eating whole foods and learn how to eliminate toxic products in your home to help support a clean-living lifestyle. GHN monthly premium incentive program participants can earn 100 points toward their 2025 $40 monthly incentive for attending. 

July 17, 2:00-3:00pm

HRtalks Wellness: More Positive Energy 

Continuing our ‘More in 2024’ series, join us July 30, 2:00-3:00pm to discuss Energy. Creating positive energy in life can be approached through various strategies that focus on both physical and mental well-being. We will discuss how regular exercise, prioritizing sleep, managing stress, and eating a well-balanced diet can boost your energy levels. GHN monthly premium incentive program participants can earn 100 points toward their 2025 $40 monthly incentive for attending. 

July 30, 2:00-3:00pm

 

Learn about Get Healthy Now 

Are you new to the university and/or new to UofL benefits? Attend our informational session regarding the Get Healthy Now $40 monthly premium incentive program including offerings,  how to earn the incentive and getting involved with the program.

June 20 2:00-3:00pm

July 18 2:00-3:00pm

Questions about the Get Healthy Now incentive? Contact the ! Have other UofL Benefit questions? Contact HR at (502) 852-6258.