Employee wellness

Save money on health care costs by participating in health assessment, well-being program
If you would like to save money on health care costs, it’s time to participate in the health assessment and a well-being program. Complete your health assessment by Oct. 23, 2015 and qualify for health care savings in 2016.

Who is eligible?
All permanent Saint Paul Public Schools employees, COBRA participants, early retirees, and spouses covered on the health plan.

Get started today

  1. Sign on to healthpartners.com/wellbeing. Log in using “SPPS” as the company name and your personal username and password. If you don’t remember your username and password, click on the link titled “Forgot Username” to look up this information or call HealthPartners customer service at 952-883-7800.
  2. Take your health assessment by Oct. 23, 2015.
  3. Enroll in a well-being activity. Your program options will be listed on healthpartners.com/wellbeing or check out employeewellness.spps.org to learn about program options that are specific to SPPS. The deadline to complete your well-being activity is also Oct. 23, 2015.

Save money on your health care costs
Those who complete a health assessment and activity could save hundreds or even thousands of dollars on their health costs each year by earning the preferred benefit from HealthPartners. To learn more about savings click here.

These savings will take place in the following year. That means that you and your covered spouse must complete both a health assessment and a wellness program by Oct. 23, 2015 to see savings in 2016.

If you have questions, call 651-767-8154 or email district.wellness@spps.org.

Gear up for a 'yumtastic' challenge
Get ready to have fun, eat better and feel great. Join the four-week yumPower Fruit and Veggie Challenge. The goal of the challenge is to increase the number of fruits and vegetables you eat each day. Keep track daily with a four-week tracker log. Discover tasty, good-for-you foods that power your body and help you live the best life possible.

Join the competition
Sign up for the challenge from Monday, Jan. 26, through Sunday, Feb. 8, by clicking here or visiting employeewellness.spps.org. Completion of this challenge will count toward healthcare savings in 2016.

Challenge on:
The yumPower Fruit and Veggie Challenge kicks off Feb. 9 and goes through March 8.

The Details:

  • Print or download the yumPOWER Fruit & Veggie Tracker scorecard and use it to log your participation.
  • Record the number of fruits and veggies you eat each day of the challenge.
  • Receive weekly email tips and recipes!
  • Send completed tracker with your name and HealthPartners member number to District Wellness by March 13 to be recognized as complete.

If you have questions, contact Karly Farrell at 651-767-8154 or email district.wellness@spps.org.