About Go for the Gold

Go for the Gold 3 Steps and Wellness Credit

The Go for the Gold program includes three steps. Complete each step by October 31st, 2022 by logging in to the Health & Wellness Information Portal (HWIP). Earn rewards up to $240 per year.

NEW! Complete Step 1: Health Risk Assessment by October 31st, 2022 to be eligible for a drawing for $100 e-gift cards!

Note: The HWIP login page is branded VUMC, however VU faculty and staff will log in using VUNetID and password per usual.

Step 1. Health Risk Assessment: First, complete the Health Risk Assessment to help identify personal health risks and ways to improve your health. Earn $120 for reaching the bronze level (Health Risk Assessment).

Step 2. Wellness Actions Log: Next, use the Wellness Actions Log to take action toward maintaining or improving your wellness. Earn $180 for reaching the silver level (Health Risk Assessment + Wellness Actions Log).

Step 3. Game Plan For Your Health: Finally, view the Game Plan For Your Health video to make a plan for your health. Earn $240 for reaching the gold level (Health Risk Assessment + Wellness Actions Log + Game Plan for Your Health). Vanderbilt's award-winning three step Go for the Gold program can help you achieve a healthier and more productive life by identifying health risks and taking action to reduce those risks.


Go for the Gold Wellness Credit

Faculty and staff paying for Vanderbilt Health Plan benefits on 1/1/2023 can earn a Wellness Credit of up to $240 for completing Go for the Gold. Vanderbilt faculty and staff not paying for the health plan are encouraged to participate in Go for the Gold to help maintain or maximize their health and well-being, but will not be eligible for the Wellness Credit.

NEW! E-gift Card Drawing

Any benefits-eligible faculty and staff completing Step 1: Health Risk Assessment between 11/1/2021-10/31/2022 -  faculty and staff do not need to be paying for Vanderbilt Health Plan benefits - are entered into a drawing for several $100 e-gift cards. Only one entry per eligible faculty and staff will be given.

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