University of Wisconsin–Madison

Health Screenings

Get Started with Well Wisconsin

The Well Wisconsin program offers resources to help you lower your health risks and support you in achieving your health and well-being goals.

UW employees, retirees, and their spouses who are currently enrolled in the Wisconsin State Group Health Insurance plan are eligible to participate in the Well Wisconsin program. You can earn an incentive when you complete a health check, a health assessment, and one well-being activity.

The Well Wisconsin program also offers additional well-being resources, including online webinars and more. Create a new account or log in to the Well Wisconsin Portal to get started.

How to Earn your Well Wisconsin Incentive

All required activities must be completed and submitted by the annual deadline. For more information on the Well Wisconsin program, visit the Well Wisconsin Portal or contact the WebMD HelpLine at 800-821-6591 or

Step One:  Complete your health check

Complete a health check by attending an on-site health check hosted by your employer or by visiting your health care provider, completing a dental exam, or completing one coaching session.

Step Two:  Complete your health assessment

The health assessment can be found on the Well Wisconsin Portal. Request a paper assessment by contacting the HelpLine at 800-821-6591.

Step Three:  Complete one well-being activity through Well Wisconsin

You can choose from a number of activities that will improve your health and well-being. For a list of well-being activities that qualify for the incentive, visit the Well Wisconsin Portal.

Simplified Process for Earning the Incentive

Well Wisconsin offers a simplified process for employees who do not have computer access, need language support, or find the steps for participating in the online program confusing. The same annual deadline applies for earning the Well Wisconsin incentive. For detailed instructions, please refer to the PDF on this web page in your language.

Step one: Complete a health assessment

  • Do your health assessment by phone — you can ask for a language interpreter
  • OR ask for a paper Health Assessment Form from Well Wisconsin (English or Spanish only), complete and return

Step two: Complete a health check

  • Schedule a health coaching session by phone — you can ask for a language interpreter
  • OR complete the Healthcare Provider Form (attached to the PDF instructions) and return it to Well Wisconsin

Well Wisconsin Mobile App

The Well Wisconsin mobile app puts a variety of resources at your fingertips, including the health assessment, well-being activities, and other resources.

Wellness At Your Side mobile app