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Check Your Wellness Credit Balance: Aetna

Vanderbilt University Medical Center's award-winning Go for the Gold program provides a wellness credit of up to $240 per year to faculty and staff paying for VUMC Health Plan benefits.

If you participate in Go for the Gold, and you are enrolled in the health plan, you can check the balance of your wellness credit on the Aetna website. Balances are updated for the new plan year by the end of the second week of January.

How to check your Wellness Credit Balance

1. Go to the Aetna website.

2. Log in with your user ID and password. If you are not a registered user, you will need to sign up by using information on your Aetna member card.

aetna homepage

3. On the Choose Your View screen, select "View Coverage for Vanderbilt University Medical Center."

Choose your view


4. Under the Stay Healthy icon, click "Incentives."

click incentives

5. Next you will see the Active Incentive Programs screen. Choose the Open option from the "Your incentive programs" dropdown menu. Click on the level of Go for the Gold that you completed (Bronze, Silver or Gold). The page will refresh and you will see your status (Completed or Not Completed).

incentive rewards screenshot

incentive rewards screenshot

6. To see when the incentive credit was applied to your health plan account:

If you are enrolled in Aetna Plus or Aetna Select, click on the "View incentive dollars earned and used to pay your claims" link to see your account history."

step 6 - Plus or Select

If you are enrolled in the Aetna HealthFund, click on the "HealthFund HRA" link from the homepage.

step 6 - HealthFund

Then click on the "Contributions" tab.

step 6 HealthFund contributions tab


If you have questions about your wellness credit,contact the Employee Service Center at 615.343.7000 or