Better You Strides

Better You Strides

Get rewarded for working on your health and wellness! Complete various activities, earn points, and redeem for your employer's incentive.

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Getting Started

Each employer group has their own specific activity requirements and their own incentives. Find your employer group below to explore your program’s details. Regardless of your employer, activities and incentives are provided through Florida Blue’s wellness platform Better You Strides.

For all benefits eligible employees, whether you accepted or waived GatorCare insurance, you will need to create a Better You Strides account in order to participate in the incentive program. Click the button below for detailed instructions on how to get started.

UF Health Shands

The 2024 program year has began on April 1. Benefits eligible employees have until September 30, 2024 to earn 300 points, to include all the required activities. Follow the Program Checklist to ensure that you have completed everything required to be eligible for this year’s wellness incentive. Review your employer group’s list of activities to learn how to earn points. Click here to register for a health screening. Note: Parking passes are not available to event attendees.

* If you are unable to attend one of our in-person biometric screening events, you have from June 1, 2024 – August 31, 2024 to complete a screening at a participating Quest Diagnostics Lab. Please note that the Quest Diagnostics portal does not open until June 1.

**This year, Amazon e-cards will replace the physical $25 Amazon cards that were previously given out following an in-person screening event. E-cards will be sent out the following week.

UF College of Medicine Gainesville

In order to be eligible for your 2024 incentive you must complete a biometric screening. Screenings will be held at Professional Park (May 15-16), the 1329 Building (May 16) and UF Health Shands Hospital Atrium from May 1 -10, and many off-site locations in April and May. Click this link to register for your screening. Note: Parking passes are not available to event attendees.

*If you are unable to attend one of our in-person biometric screening events, you have until August 31, 2024 to complete a screening at a participating Quest Diagnostics Lab.

UFICO

The 2024 program year has begun! Benefits eligible employees have until October 31, 2024 to earn 300 points, to include all the required activities. Review your employer group’s list of activities to learn how to earn points.

*If you are unable to attend one of our in-person biometric screening events, you have until August 31, 2024 to complete a screening at a participating Quest Diagnostics Lab.

GatorGradCare

The 2024 incentive program is now closed. Participants should expect their incentive to arrive in their email by the end of May. The e-gift cards will be sent directly from Amazon, so be sure to check your junk/spam and trash folders if you do not see it in your inbox.

UF Health Jacksonville/UFJPI

The 2024 Incentive Program has begun: 05/01/2024 – 11/15/2024. The Better You Strides portal will be open from 05/01 through 11/15. Eligible participants are expected to complete all required activities and earn at least 500 points by 11/15/2024 to be eligible for the 2025 Wellness Incentive. View a list of all eligible activities here!

Looking to learn more about your incentive? Watch this short video here!

Click here to register for an optional onsite health screening.

*If you are unable to attend one of our in-person biometric screening events, you have from August 1, 2024 – October 31, 2024 to complete a screening at a participating Quest Diagnostics Lab. See flyer here for more details!

UF Proton Therapy Institute

The 2024 Incentive Program has begun: 05/01/2024 – 11/15/2024. The Better You Strides portal will be open from 05/01 through 11/15. Eligible participants are expected to complete all required activities and earn at least 500 points by 11/15/2024 to be eligible for the 2025 Wellness Incentive. View a list of all eligible activities here!

Looking to learn more about your incentive? Watch this short video here!

Click here to register for an optional onsite health screening.

*If you are unable to attend one of our in-person biometric screening events, you have from August 1, 2024 – October 31, 2024 to complete a screening at a participating Quest Diagnostics Lab. See flyer here for more details!

UF Health Central Florida

The 2024 Incentive Program has begun on 01/01/2024 – 11/30/2024. The Better You Strides portal will be open from 01/01 through 11/30. Eligible participants are expected to complete all required activities by 11/30/2024 to be eligible for the 2025 Wellness Incentive. In order to get the premium discount, team members must receive their annual flu shot, see their PCP or OBGYN for a wellness visit, and register on Better You Strides though floridablue.com to complete the personal health assessment.

Print out this PHYSICIAN FORM to be completed at your Annual Wellness Visit. Return completed forms to Team Member Wellness Department Fax: 352.435.9074 or E-mail: elfletcher@shands.ufl.edu


Contact Us

If you have questions about employer groups, please contact Andy Greenhaw.

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