Cleveland Clinic Employee Health Plan
New electronic devices eligible for Shape Up & Go! in 2015
EHP members who participate in Shape Up & Go! to qualify for Healthy Choice will have more options in the brand of electronic activity-monitoring device they use to measure physical activity. To earn the EHP’s best premium opportunities, next year members who prefer not to use the Pebble can instead use any of the approved devices listed here.
Please be aware that the EHP will continue to cover the cost of a Pebble activity device for new participants. If members need to replace a Pebble or prefer to purchase a different brand of device, they would be responsible for the cost in either situation.
Shape Up & Go! Can Help You Qualify for Healthy Choice
Health Plan members diagnosed as “healthy” (not diagnosed with one of the six chronic conditions Healthy Choice focuses on (high cholesterol, high blood pressure, weight management, diabetes, asthma and tobacco use) who prefer not to join a Cleveland Clinic-sponsored fitness center or Curves to qualify for Healthy Choice, can participate in Shape Up & Go!
To qualify for Healthy Choice premium advantages, Shape Up & Go! participants will need to track at least 100,000 steps or 600 exercise minutes per calendar month for 6 of the first 9 months of the year.every month using an approved electronic activity device.
Participating in Shape Up & Go! challenges with start and end dates is open to all caregivers interested in teambuilding and competition within this program. However, participating in the challenges is not required to qualify for Healthy Choice.
Note to health plan members with physical challenges: Please call Health Plan Customer Service at 216.448.0800 or toll free at 1.866.811.4352 to discuss wellness management options that fit your needs and help you qualify for Healthy Choice.