Self-Care Resources and Wellness Activities
The Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
You and your dependents have the benefit of the Ease@work Employee Assistance Program. Whether it’s counseling, advice, referrals or general resources you’re looking for, Ease@work can provide support. Ease@work services are accessible to you and your dependents 24 hours a day. Request services by phone, email or through the website. The program is confidential and the only information shared with the UCC is a utilization report; no individual names or identifying information is ever released. Call Ease@work at: 800-521-3273 (EASE) or visit http://www.easeatwork.com. User ID: UCC National Password: EASE (upper case only).
Blues on Call
Contact Blues on Call to speak directly with a registered nurse/health coach. One toll-free call connects you to health information, support and confidential health counseling any day or time of the week. Visit http://www.brainshark.com/hmk/BOC_UCC or call 888-258-3428.
Wellness Rewards Program
Earn cash for completing each part of the Healthy Stewards Wellness Rewards Program through Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield – Up to $300 total!
Wellness Profile – The first step is completing the Wellness Profile, a survey that helps you understand where you stand with your health. This is a required step for completion of the Healthy Stewards Program. Earn $100 upon completion.
A biometric screening is a short health examination that can help to determine the risk level of a person for certain diseases and medical conditions and help to establish a health baseline. A typical screening will take place in about 15-20 minutes and consist of a blood draw (finger stick to test your HDL, LDL, Triglycerides, and Glucose) and other basic biometrics (BP, Height, Weight, BMI, and waist circumference). When these measurements are combined, your risk for heart disease, stroke, and diabetes can be assessed. These health conditions can be prevented with early detection. Earn $100 upon completion. Visit https://portal.ichtools.com/ucc.
Coaching – Set health goals by phone with a Blues on Call Health and Wellness Coach or online with a WebMD My Health Assistant.
Visit https://www.highmarkbcbs.com/home/ to get started with the Healthy Stewards Wellness Rewards Program.
The Amistad Chapel
Visit the chapel for services of worship held in connection with church-related meetings or special events.
The chapel is also available for personal meditation.
Join your colleagues for YOGA led by Rebekah Choate on Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon in the 9th floor Conference Room.
Get some fresh air and join a colleague for a walk.
The UCC is committed to helping you balance work with life’s transitions. If you are navigating an unexpected life event, please contact HR for more information about benefits available to you.