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Weight Loss

Surgical Weight Loss Program

Every person is different. For more comprehensive information, please call us so we can walk you through your options, (800) 504-2115.

  • Covered Health Plan Subscribers, Spouses (Domestic Partners) and Dependents.
  • Must be a Covered Health Plan member for at least 1 year to be eligible to begin pre-operative program requirements.
  • Your BMI is over 40.
Program Requirements

The eligible member is required to follow a step-by-step program which will be catered toward each member beginning this journey.

Covered Procedures

This program is only for primary bariatric procedures and excludes revision surgery for previous bariatric surgery procedures. Approved surgical procedures will include the Sleeve Gastrectomy, Duodenal Switch and Gastric Bypass.

Out-of-Pocket Expenses

Program member will be responsible for any coinsurance after deductible and any applicable copays for office visits. Services must be performed by BARInet provider to be eligible.

The program member co-pay for the surgery benefit will be $5,000. The co-pay can be paid using Flexible Savings Account (FSA) and/or Health Savings Account (HSA) medical dollars.

*Please note that these amounts ONLY include costs related to the surgical episode, and that all other charges will be billed to the member’s group health plan.

Nutrition Support

Eating right is the key to a healthy life. Establish a one-on-one relationship with a registered dietitian. This is available at no cost, and there is no limit on the number of sessions.

For more information or to schedule a one-on-one session, please call Health Education and Wellness program directly at (702) 877-5356, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Julie Usdavin, RD

THT Member Experience: A Journey Toward Better Health
  • A THT member began working with Julie Usdavin, Registered Dietitian in February 2023. The member was interested in weight loss and improving her diet.
  • During her weekly phone calls with Julie, they discussed strategies to adjust her daily habits.
  • By May 2023, the THT member had lost 18 pounds and met her goal of improving her health through better eating habits and exercise.
  • She now recommends Julie and the Health Education & Wellness weight management program to other THT members seeking guidance and support for weight loss.
Nourished Mind and Body Weight Management Program

Successful weight loss is more than just a diet. It’s a lifestyle that influences how you feel and your daily choices. Our goal is to help you manage your weight, feel better, and start changing your daily habits for a lifetime of wellness.

Find what works best for you! Attend a virtual class led by a registered dietitian to learn easy steps to create a healthy lifestyle. You can also connect with a registered dietitian for additional support.

Nourished Mind and Body is available at no additional cost. For more information, call Health Education and Wellness/the program directly at (702) 877-5356, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Wondr - Digital Weight Loss Program

Wondr is a weight loss program that is clinically-proven to help you lose weight, sleep better, stress less, and so much more. Wondr will teach you simple skills that are based on behavioral science, so you can enjoy your favorite foods and feel better than ever—at no cost to you. To successfully complete the program, you must complete 10 of the WondrSkills classes. THT members who are 18 or older are eligible to apply to the program.

Learn More About Wondr

Not a Diet: No points, plans, or restrictions. You’ll learn how to eat your favorite foods to lose weight, sleep better, stress less, and live stronger.

A digital weight loss program: Wondr’s entirely digital program offers intriguing, on-demand master classes like the science of eating pizza, as well as nonstop support in the Wondr app and community.

Science-based & clinically-proven: Born from behavioral science, Wondr has helped hundreds of thousands of people learn clinically-proven skills to improve their overall health for good.

Enroll in Wondr

Health Improvement Benefit

THT members can submit a reimbursement form one time per calendar year for reimbursement up to $50 if they have paid for the following services:

• Health Club Membership Fees/Dues
• Tobacco Prevention Fees
• Personal Training Fees
• Weight Management Support Group Fees

An itemized receipt must be submitted within 6 months from the payment date to be able to receive reimbursement.

Health Improvement Reimbursement