As a Burlington employee you and your family members are able to take advantage of many perks and discounts. Some of these services require certain proof of eligibility (such as a discount code or proof of employment), as indicated through the links below:
FITNESS & WELLNESS DISCOUNTS
Members of our health insurance plans receive up to $150 calendar-year reimbursement (total per family) for qualified fitness centers. Must be a member of a fitness facility for a minimum of 4 months. File annually, before March 31st of the following year.
Harvard Pilgrim reimbursement form (can be mailed or completed online)
Members receive reimbursement for traditional gyms as well as facilities that offer yoga, Pilates, Zumba, aerobic/group classes, indoor cycling/spinning classes, kickboxing, CrossFit, strength training, tennis, indoor rock climbing and personal training (taught by a certified instructor).
Blue Cross Blue Shield reimbursement form
Members receive reimbursement for fees paid for membership in a full service health club that offers both strength and cardio equipment, or reimbursement for fitness classes at a health club.
Blue Cross Weight Loss Reimbursement - up to $150 per calendar year for participation in a qualified weight loss program.
Embody Fitness offers 15% off all services and classes - Nutrition, Fitness, Yoga, Massage, and Acupuncture.
North Suburban YMCA in Woburn offers 10% off the monthly member rate, and will occasionally provide a promotion to waive the joiner fee. Try the YMCA for free - download a free 3-day pass.
Blue365 Deals for Blue Cross Blue Shield members
Harvard Pilgrim member savings
The Burlington Recreation Department offers a wide variety of fitness classes including Zumba, Boot Camp, Yoga, Strength Training, as well as programs, activities, and trips.
Lahey Hospital hosts an 8-week Freedom From Smoking® program at its Woburn facility several times a year. This program is provided to all employees and family members (ages 18+) at no cost.
Burlington Scripts - members of our health insurance plans can receive a 3-month supply of eligible brand-name medications at $0 copay.
Harvard Pilgrim Mail Order Prescription Discount
Service provided by MedImpact Direct. Receive a 3-month supply of your maintenance medication with free delivery to your home. Pay only a 1-month copay.
Blue Cross Mail Order Prescription Discount
Service provided by ExpressScripts. Receive a 3-month supply of your maintenance medication with free delivery to your home. Pay only a 1-month copay. In addition you will receive:
- 24-hour access to a pharmacist by phone
- Easy options for refilling a prescription, including ordering online, by telephone
- Mobile app available
Additionally, these prescription generic medications cost only $9 for a 90-day supply when purchased through the Express Scripts mail service pharmacy.
Good Health Gateway – Members of our health insurance plans can receive diabetes medications and supplies for $0 copay.
Wegmans provides select generic medications at a cost of $4 for 30-days or $10 for 90-days. The Burlington Wegmans' pharmacy has also offered free antibiotics. Prescriptions are required. Wegmans also offers competitive prices on pet medications.
New England College of Business offers Town of Burlington employees and their family members a 25% Tuition Savings:
- For more information: https://partner.necb.edu/townofburlington/
- 25% tuition savings toward undergraduate, graduate, certificate programs and the Power of One single course options
- No-cost course options: Quality Customer Service, Fundamentals of Banking or Principles of Management (12 months or less of employment or leadership)
- Your first masters level course is provided at no cost
- Accelerated 100% online: 8-week undergraduate and 5-week graduate courses
- Evaluations of previous college credit, prior military and prior learning
Our Employee Assistance Program provides tuition discounts for online certificate and degree programs at some of the nation's premier educational institutions. Click here to view the degree and certification program listing and discounts.
In addition, the Employee Assistance Program offers free personal and professional development training online. Visit their website at this link, set up a personal account, and click on the Training Center.
The Burlington Public Library offers free and discounted access to over 20 local museums including the Boston Children’s Museum, New England Aquarium, Museum of Science, and the Franklin Park & Stone Zoo. Passes may be reserved up to 60 days in advance.
Burlington Cable Access Television (BCAT) provides free training opportunities to Burlington employees.
DISCOUNTS ON PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
Cell Phone Discounts - AT&T, Sprint, TMobile, and Verizon
Apple State & Local Government Employee Purchase Program
Burlington Recreation Department provides discounts to AMC and Showcase Theaters year-round. Seasonally, they offer discounts to Canobie Lake, Water Country, Six Flags, Topsfield Fair, and Nashoba Ski Area. Details are in their program guide each season.
MetLife provides Town of Burlington employees access to a special group insurance program through MetLife Auto & Home. Call 1-800-GET-MET-8 and mention Discount Code DRN.
Hartford Life Insurance offers its members the following services:
- Funeral Planning and Concierge Services – visit www.everestfuneral.com/hartford and use code HFEVLC
- EstateGuidance Will Services – to create a free will visit www.estateguidance.com/wills and use code WILLHLF
- BeneficiaryAssist Counseling Services – Unlimited phone contact with a counselor, attorney, or financial planner for up to a year, and five face-to-face sessions to help you cope with a loss. Call 1-800-411-7239
- Travel Assistance Services with ID Theft Protection & Assistance – call 1-800-243-6108 and use ID Number GLD-09012
Blue Cross offers Identity Protection Services through Experian at no cost to their members. Click herefor more information.
TicketsAtWork provides access to exclusive savings and special offers not available to the public and can save money on hundreds of travel and entertainment options across the country or closer to home. Use Company Code BurlingtonSchools for access.
AAA Burlington is offering employees a $15 discount on new enrollments, and a $15 discount to add a new family member. Call Keith Furfure at 781-272-3272 x3417 and mention Promo Code 8988.
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