For ACC employees who have HealthSelect BCBS Medical Plans
Managing weight is difficult for many people, but a support system can make it easier. HealthSelect participants can apply to join a weight management program at no additional cost.
Employees have two weight management options through BCBS insurance.
Read here for more information on Real Appeal and Wondr Health.
Eligible individuals can participate in either program at any time, but HealthSelect will not cover your participation in both programs at the same time. Your acceptance in either program is not guaranteed.
Call a BCBS Personal Assistant toll free at (800) 252-8039 to learn more about the programs – Monday – Friday 7 am – 7 pm and Saturday 7 am – 3 pm Central Time. Or visit HealthSelect Weight Management
Who is eligible
You are eligible if you are:
- an employee, retiree or dependent enrolled in a HealthSelect plan (excluding Medicare-primary participants),
- 18 or older, and
- have a BMI of 23 or higher.
Real Appeal is a simple, step-by-step program designed to teach healthy habits over time that lead to lasing weight loss results. Employees, spouses and dependents 18 and older covered by our HealthSelect of Texas plan with a BMI of 23 or higher can join by enrolling at healthselect.realappeal.com. The best part is it’s all at no cost to you – not even a co-pay or deductible.The Real Appeal program provides you with all the tools you need to help you achieve lasting weight loss, including:
- A Personal Transformation Coach, who leads weekly online group sessions and provides one-one-one support to help tailor a program specifically for your needs, schedule and goals
- A Success Kit containing step-by-step guides, workout DVDs and gear, delicious recipes, and healthy kitchen cooking tools – including your own personal blender – and more
- Online site and mobile app for access to Real Appeal tracking tools, messaging and digital resources anytime, from anywhere
Take advantage of this great opportunity to better the health and well-being of you and your family. If you’d like to learn more about the Real Appeal program, check out this 3 minute educational video. If you’re ready to get started, you can enroll now at healthselect.realappeal.com using your smartphone, tablet or personal computer.
Tired of counting calories? Want to re-train you brain? The Wondr Health online program teaches skills you can use for the rest of your life. This is a weight loss program that is clinically-proven to help you lose weight, sleep better, stress less, and so much more through simple skills that are based on behavioral science. You can enjoy your favorite foods and feel better than ever—at no cost to you. Click HERE to learn more about this program.
You can participate in the program when and where it works for you. Wondr Health, a “not-a-diet” weight loss program, will help you change your life and how you think about food. This 10-week skill building program focuses on behavior change called Mindful Eating. You’ll also have the support and coaching for one full year to help you achieve lasting results. When you sign up, you’ll receive a welcome kit that will include useful information and resources to help you get started on the Wondr Health lessons. Click HERE to enroll now.
- Weekly Lessons to learn new skills
- A Welcome Kit
- One full year of support and coaching