Getting Fit with Fitbits
Pastor Kimmy Meinecke of Bonners Ferry, Idaho, describes how the Eastern Washington Idaho Synod created a
walking group to improve their health. To track their efforts, they purchased Fitbit activity wristbands
using a portion of their 1% wellness reward for synod offices.
Read Pastor Meinecke's story
Plan Ahead with Long-term Care Insurance
ELCA plan members and eligible family members can apply for discounted long-term care insurance through LTC
Financial Partners and Transamerica. Having this insurance can help you manage the costs of long-term care
should you need it in the future.
Learn more about this new opportunity
Monthly Column Moves to myPortico
Tammy Devine's faith and wellness column, That You May Be Well, is now featured on myPortico!
Enjoy this month's reflection
Help Earn 2% Discount ― Take the Health Assessment by April 30!
ELCA-Primary members and eligible spouses, take the Mayo Clinic Health Assessment by April 30 to help your
organization earn a 2% discount on all 2014 health contributions.
See where your organization stands
Find Us at Your Synod Assembly
This year, Portico is attending most synod assemblies. Please stop by our table or workshop. We’re talking about
long term care insurance and ways each of us can affect the cost of ELCA health benefits.