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What is Omada?
Omada is an online behavioral counseling program designed to help at-risk individuals combat obesity-related chronic disease. Participants in the Omada program learn how to make modest health changes that can lead to weight loss and reduced risk for type 2 diabetes and heart disease. Learn more and watch the 3-minute video at
How do I apply?
Individuals interested in the Omada program can visit
to take a one-minute risk screener and find out if they meet the clinical enrollment criteria to participate in the program. The risk screener asks a few questions about height, weight, and health conditions. Those who are eligible to enroll will receive an email invitation to join the Omada program.
*Members within the WesternMN network are not eligible for Omada at this time.
Who is eligible for Omada?
If you or your adult family members are at risk for type 2 diabetes or heart disease, and enrolled in our Blue Cross
and Blue Shield
of Minnesota health plan, you may be eligible. Visit
to take a one-minute screener and find out if you meet the clinical enrollment criteria to participate in the program. *Members within the WesternMN network are not eligible to participate in Omada at this time.
How much does it cost?
There’s no additional cost for eligible participants.
Why is SWWC offering this program?
60% of Americans are now at risk for chronic disease. By partnering with Omada, SWWC can offer at-risk individuals the help they need to proactively manage their health and work towards positive outcomes.
As of the end of 2018, 233 SWWC members are enrolled in the Omada program and have lost 1,175 pounds!
If you have questions about the program or would like more information, please contact your HR/Benefits Manager at your district, or Kari Bailey at