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

Gainesville Participating Employers

Better You Strides powered by Onlife is the new wellness platform, which was offered for the first time through Onlife in 2020. There are two ways to access Better You Strides, including an app called AlwaysOn. Follow the directions below to set up your account.

UF Health Shands

Your Better You Strides platform powered by Onlife opens on July 1,  2020 and closes September 30, 2020. Participants have until October 31, 2020 to redeem their points on All Star.

STEP 1: Log in to your Better You Strides platform to complete your online health assessment

Create your Better You Strides account by following the directions below. Please note all employees must register on the new wellness platform powered by Onlife. Directions are slightly different for GatorCare subscribers/contract holders and those who elect to waive GatorCare coverage.

GatorCare subscribers/contract holders

Using a computer: Login to your floridablue.com account. Find “Get Rewarded with Better You Strides” and click “Let’s Go!” to create your account. Read and accept the Terms of Service, then choose your communication preferences.

Using a mobile device:  Download the AlwaysOn app from the Apple App Store or Google Play store. Click “New User?” at the bottom of the screen. Enter your name, date of birth, and zip code. Click “Verify.” Complete the authentication steps. You will be asked to enter your group number, which you will find on your member ID. If you do not have your member ID card, just log into your Florida Blue account to download a copy of your card or access it from the Florida Blue app. Enter a user name, password, mobile phone number, and email address. Accept the terms of service, and then create your PIN.

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

Directions for registering online or via the AlwaysOn app will be available on July 1, 2020.

Once you are logged in, take the Health Assessment by clicking “Get Started Now!” on your screen. If you decide to take the health assessment later, you can still access it in the top left corner of your home page or by clicking the “Take Health Assessment” journey card. 

STEP 2: Complete the required activities to earn points and get rewarded

The required activities for your wellness incentive program include completing a health assessment, a flu vaccination, and tobacco-free status or completing the Quit Tobacco journey card on the platform. Each activity is worth 50 points.

Earn 150 points by completing the required activities before September 30 to go shopping on All Star. Please note directions for redeeming are slightly different for GatorCare subscribers/contract holders and those who elect to waive GatorCare coverage. You may spend your 150 points ($50 value) as soon as you earn them!

GatorCare Subscribers/Contract Holders:

A custom rewards site will be available on your floridablue.com account. Once you have earned 150 points, there will be a custom link available on your Florida Blue account to redeem your points on All Star.

Benefits-eligible employees who waive GatorCare coverage

A custom link to view your rewards site will be emailed to the email you registered with on Onlife. Once you have earned 150 points, there will be a custom link emailed to you to redeem your points on All Star.

If you have questions or need help registering for Better You Strides, please call 800-352-2583.

UF College of Medicine Gainesville

GatorCare subscribers and GatorCare members who work for the College of Medicine and are covered as a spouse on a GatorCare plan through the College of Medicine (must be eligible for their own GatorCare plan but waive coverage) are encouraged to participate in a biometric screening for a $50 Amazon gift card.

Complete your biometric screening at an onsite event or a participating Quest Diagnostics lab or using lab results from a recent physician’s visit

Onsite at one of the hospitals:

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the onsite screening events in May have been canceled until further notice for the health and safety of all employees.

Quest Diagnostics Lab:

Schedule your screening at a participating lab at a time and location that works best for YOU! Participating labs are located across the state. Appointments are required. Receive an electronic $50 Amazon gift card for completing a screening! Gift cards will be emailed directly from Amazon to the email you used to register for your Quest appointment. Gift cards will be emailed within 2-4 weeks after your appointment. Note: Screenings at a Quest Lab are not considered work time.

Instructions to make an appointment at a participating Quest Diagnostics Lab will be available May 18.

Lab results from a recent physician’s visit:

Instructions for using recent lab results from a physician’s visit will be available May 18. Lab results from 1/1/20 onward can be used to complete your biometric screening requirement.

UFICO

Your Better You Strides platform powered by Onlife, opens on July 1, 2020 and closes October 31, 2020. Earn 300 points by October 31, 2020. Premium reductions will go into effect January 1, 2021.

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. Find “Get Rewarded with Better You Strides” and click “Let’s Go!” to create your account. Read and accept the Terms of Service, then choose your communication preferences.

Using a mobile device:

Download the AlwaysOn mobile app. Click “Register Now.” Click “New User?” at the bottom of the screen. Enter your name, date of birth, and zip code. Click “Verify.” Complete the authentication steps. You will be asked to enter your group number, which you will find on your member ID. If you do not have your member ID card, just log into your Florida Blue account to download a copy of your card or access it from the Florida Blue app. Enter a user name, password, mobile phone number, and email address. Accept the terms of service, and then create your PIN.

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

Jacksonville Participating Employers

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.

Using a computer:

Login to your floridablue.com account. Find “Get Rewarded with Better You Strides” and click “Let’s Go!” to create your account. Read and accept the Terms of Service, then choose your communication preferences.

Using a mobile device:

Download the AlwaysOn app from the Apple App Store or Google Play store. mobile app. Click “New User?” at the bottom of the screen. Enter your name, date of birth, and zip code. Click “Verify.” Complete the authentication steps. You will be asked to enter your group number, which you will find on your member ID. If you do not have your member ID card, just log into your Florida Blue account to download a copy of your card or access it from the Florida Blue app. Enter a user name, password, mobile phone number, and email address. Accept the terms of service, and then create your PIN.

UF Health Jacksonville/UFJPI

UF Health and UFJP employees must earn 500 points by November 15, including completing the required activities, to receive the wellness credit and save money on monthly premiums. Log in to your account at floridablue.com today to start earning points.

More information about how to earn your 500 points can be found on the Jacksonville Employee Wellness page on the Bridge.

UF Proton Therapy Institute

UF Proton Therapy Institute must earn 500 points by November 15, including the required activities, to receive a raffle entry for prizes. Log in to your account at floridablue.com today to start earning points.

UF College of Medicine Jacksonville

UF College of Medicine Jacksonville employees are encouraged to complete their on-site biometric screening and receive the flu shot in order to be eligible for a raffle entry for prizes.