Whatever your personal wellness goals are, UC Living Well can help you reach them. This year, UC is partnering with Optum, a health and well-being company, to provide a personalized wellness website, wellness coaching, on-campus Optum wellness specialists, challenges and much more. These programs help you live a healthier life, and you can earn points toward a gift card when you participate in your choice of activities. Click on the "I Want/I Get" button or the links below to learn more:
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A nationwide celebration of healthy, affordable and sustainably produced food. Join in events at your campus on Oct. 24.
Got a competitive streak? Register now to show it off.
Sign up today for the Got Veggies? challenge. Make a four-week commitment to eat at least one cup of veggies each day. If you complete the challenge, you'll earn 2,500 points toward a $75 Visa gift card.
Registration end: Sept. 30
Challenge starts: Oct. 1
Challenge ends: Oct. 28
To sign up:
The following groups are eligible for UC Living Well programs, provided they are enrolled in a UC-sponosred medical plan:
If both spouses are UC employees or retirees and covered under the same medical plan, only the primary insurance holder (and not their dependent spouse) is eligible for the incentive.
If you cannot meet the requirements of a program due to a health status, medical condition or disability, a reasonable alternative will be provided. If you would like to request an alternative for any program or service, please contact your location Wellness Coordinator.
Effective Jan. 1, 2014, all UC locations are smoke and tobacco free. See what resources are available to help the UC community be smoke free.
Read the yearlong series that we began last year to build awareness about stress and depression and the many resources UC offers to help you.