Teammates

Family Health

Be Healthy Together with Your Family!

Celebrate Family Health Month all year long. Get active and healthy with your family, friends, teammates or pets. Make time to be healthy together.

Use these resources to Be Healthy Together!

 

Make Preventive Care a Priority for Your Family

With the LiveWELL Health Plan, preventive care is covered 100%.

  • The entire family (3 years of age and older) can visit On-Site Care for a wellness exam
  • If you need a primary care provider, go to Find a Doctor
  • Teammates receive a total of two hours of paid time off at any time during the year for their own preventive care
    • To be eligible for Time Out for Prevention, teammates must be enrolled in the LiveWELL Health Plan AND their appointment should be completed during regularly scheduled work time. Visit the Time Out for Prevention page for more information
  • Review the Preventive Care Guide and get preventive screenings for the entire family

 

Teammate Family Health Story

Katy and Kirby Methven
Workforce Management Operations, Human Resources
Patient Account, Patient Financial Services

Walking and hiking together always have been an important part of Katy and Kirby’s lives. The two Atrium Health teammates decided to add one more fitness friend when they adopted their puppy, Lenny. Their newest, furry family member has helped take their fitness to a new level of fun!

 

Parenting and Adolescent Resources

Teen Health Connection is a part of Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital and specializes in health care needs of adolescents and education for parents. Services include education, preventive care, medical care and mental health care, specifically for adolescents ages 11 – 22. Here are a few:

  • Parenting the Love and Logic Way – This free workshop series empowers parents and families to raise adolescents who are resilient, confident and motivated. Participants will learn practical tools to use immediately with adolescents ages 11 – 18 and help them raise respectful, responsible and successful adults. You must enroll at the beginning of a series. Classes are held all year round. Register for the next Love and Logic Way Workshop series.
  • Empower Teen Leadership Summit - July 9 – 12, 2019
    Teens who attend will have the opportunity to hear attend thought-provoking workshops, develop leadership skills and to become a part of comprehensive action plans that will further empower teens to be healthy, safe and successful in their schools and communities. Register for the Empower Teen Leadership Summit.
    • Attention All Teammates – Volunteer Opportunity: Adult volunteers are needed for the Empower Teen Leadership Summit. Volunteer duties will include dorm checks for attendees throughout the evening hours of the four-day Summit.

If you know of a teen who is interested in developing their leadership skills, the Teen Advisory Board is looking for new members.

Learn more about Teen Health Connection.

 

Atrium Health Benefits for Families

  • Dependent Back-Up Care: Provides care for a child or dependent adult when an emergency arises or when regular care plans are not available. Teammates may enroll in this benefit at any time.

Care Includes up to 15 days per year:

  • Center-based care
  • Evening and weekend in-home care
  • School holidays or inclement weather emergencies
  • Business travel
  • Caregiver vacations
  • In-home care after minor surgery
  • Access to trained caregivers
  • Center-based care is $25 per day
  • In-home care is $25 per day for up to 4 children
  • $75 per day reimbursement for Friends and Family
  • Maternity Leave Benefits: teammates who are new mothers receive six weeks compensation at 100% with medical leave of absence approval
  • Smart Starts Maternity Education Program through MedCost Pregnant teammates can participate in this as alternative to health coaching. Teammates must begin no later than 20 weeks gestation. Call 800.722.2157 to participate.
  • Newborn Transitional Care New parents receive up to 30 days of care that can be used until the date of your baby’s first birthday, at no cost to you. Available to full-time and part-time teammates. Teammates may enroll in this benefit at any time.

Includes:

  • Pre-screened care providers that are highly trained at caring for infants, giving you peace of mind to return to work.
  • Recommendations for nationwide child care centers and in-home agencies. You can even choose to use a trusted friend or family member.
  • Makes sure you get the help you need to make your transition easier. Schedule care up to 60 days in advance of the start date. Schedule ahead of time or in a pinch.
  • Connects you to reliable temporary care for your new baby as you transition back to work and support you as you decide on a longer-term care plan.
  • See program flyer for more information
  • Pet Insurance: Minor vet bills can add up to major spending. In fact, pet parents will spend nearly $17 billion on veterinary care this year. Get coverage for your furry family member!

 

Share your pictures

Share your pictures on the LiveWELL Yammer page to show us how you stay healthy as a family using #FitFamily.

 

Learn More

For more information about how your family can be Healthy Together review: