Better You Strides

Better You Strides is a wellness platform provided by Florida Blue that all GatorCare members have access to. Create your Better You Strides account to track and improve your health and wellness.

Better You Strides Incentive Programs

Eligibility varies by employer group. See if your employer is participating below!


Gainesville Participating Employers

Better You Strides is the new wellness platform, which was offered for the first time in 2018. There are several ways to access Better You Strides, including an app called CaféWell. If you are comfortable using a smartphone, we recommend using the app so you can easily log your activities throughout the year. Follow the directions below to set up your account.

UF Health Shands

Your program opens February 1, 2019 and closes September 30, 2019. Participants have until October 31 to redeem their points.

GatorCare subscribers/contract holders

  • Using a computer:

Login to your floridablue.com account. Navigate to the Better You Strides section on the right side of your home page. Click “Get Started” to create your account.

  • Using a mobile device:

Download the CaféWell mobile app. Click “Register Now.” Follow the instructions on screen to set up your account. For the sponsor code use: betteryoustrides

When registering, pay special attention to the format required for inputting your password, date of birth and member ID number. Date of birth must include “/” and your member number must start with “H.”

Benefits-eligible employees that waived health insurance coverage (including GatorCare members who are not subscribers)

  • Using a computer:

Navigate to floridablue.com/betteryoustrides. Click “Register Now” to create your account.

  • Using a mobile device:

Download the CaféWell mobile app. Click “Register Now.” Follow the instructions on screen to set up your account. For the sponsor code use: betteryou

UF College of Medicine Gainesville

Your program opens February 1, 2019 and closes September 30, 2019. Participants have until October 31 to redeem their points.

GatorCare subscribers/contract holders

  • Using a computer:

Login to your floridablue.com account. Navigate to the Better You Strides section on the right side of your home page. Click “Get Started” to create your account.

  • Using a mobile device:

Download the CaféWell mobile app. Click “Register Now.” Follow the instructions on screen to set up your account. For the sponsor code use: betteryoustrides

When registering, pay special attention to the format required for inputting your password, date of birth and member ID number. Date of birth must include “/” and your member number must start with “H.”

GatorCare members (who are covered as a spouse on their GatorCare plan but would but would be eligible for their own GatorCare plan) who work for COM

  • Using a computer:

Navigate to floridablue.com/betteryoustrides. Click “Register Now” to create your account.

  • Using a mobile device:

Download the CaféWell mobile app. Click “Register Now.” Follow the instructions on screen to set up your account. For the sponsor code use: betteryou

UFICO

Your program opens April 1, 2019 and closes October 31, 2019. Premium reductions will go in to effect January 1, 2020.

All GatorCare members who work for UFICO are eligible to participate (does not include spouses or dependents)

  • Using a computer:

Login to your floridablue.com account. Navigate to the Better You Strides section on the right side of your home page. Click “Get Started” to create your account.

  • Using a mobile device:

Download the CaféWell mobile app. Click “Register Now.” Follow the instructions on screen to set up your account. For the sponsor code use: betteryoustrides

When registering, pay special attention to the format required for inputting your password, date of birth and member ID number. Date of birth must include “/” and your member number must start with “H.”

 

Incentives for participation vary by employer group. Login to your Better You Strides portal to learn more about your specific program.


Looking for Information on the Gainesville Onsite Wellness Screenings?

Onsite screenings are scheduled for April and May of 2019. Please check back for more detailed information. If you missed the onsite screenings you can receive a free screening at a participating Quest location. More information on the Quest option for GatorCare members will be loaded later this spring. College of Medicine members may also use results from a lab test to fulfill their biometric screening requirement.


Looking for Information on the Quest Biometric Screening?

Directions will be loaded later this spring. Note: this option is only open to GatorCare members.

If you are a College of Medicine GatorCare member you may use results from a lab test at your doctor’s office. More details will be loaded later this spring.




Jacksonville Participating Employers

Better You Strides is a new wellness platform, replacing last year’s Blue Rewards platform. Because this platform is brand new, all users must create an account this year. There are several ways to access the Better You Strides platform, including an app called CaféWell. If you are comfortable using a smartphone, we recommend using the app so you can easily log your activities throughout the year. Follow the directions below to set up your account.

UF Health Jacksonville/UFJPI

Stay tuned for more information regarding your 2019 program!

UF Proton Therapy Institute

Stay tuned for more information regarding your 2019 program!

UF College of Medicine Jacksonville

Stay tuned for more information regarding your 2019 program!