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Healthy Paybacks Reimbursement

MaineHealth WOW! wants to help you explore new and different ways to get excited about movement, to thrive, and to nourish outside the office. All MaineHealth employees are eligible for Healthy Paybacks, which puts dollars back in your pocket for participating in health and wellness activities. This is a taxable benefit.

  • You are eligible for up to $100 reimbursement per payback session for participating in qualified wellness programs in any of three categories: general wellness, weight management, or stress management. No restrictions on a specific activity!
  • To experience a quick return on your wellness activities engagement, be sure to submit reimbursement forms at anytime throughout the Healthy Payback period. Your reimbursement will be applied to your paycheck within one month after submission.

Payback Periods – activities must be conducted in the six month period below:

For a complete list of eligible Healthy Payback reimbursements, please download the form.

What activities are eligible for Healthy Paybacks?

General Wellness

  • Community Supported Agriculture shares (any item except alcohol)
  • Health education classes (healthy cooking, healthy sleep, chronic condition, health coaching, etc.)
  • Fitness classes or gym membership (includes classes such as cycling, yoga, kickboxing, etc.). View discounts offered to MaineHealth employees here.
  • Recreational sports teams (e.g. soccer, softball, bowling leagues, etc.)
  • Registration / entry fee (running, bicycling, triathlons, etc.)
  • Fitness related mobile applications

Weight Management

  • Weight Watchers
  • Jenny Craig
  • Nutri-System
  • Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS)
  • Nutrition or weight management online programs or mobile applications

Stress Management

  • Stress Free Now and Go! To Sleep online programs offered by the Cleveland Clinic
  • Mindfulness and stress reduction mobile applications

How do I get started?

Complete and submit the Healthy Paybacks form.


NEW! You now have access to submit a Healthy Payback reimbursement electronically.

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