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Healthy County How-To Guide

Learn how to register for your Healthy County account, how to purchase a wearable fitness device and how to sync your device to the Healthy County portal.

How to Register for your Healthy County Account

  • Go to the Healthy County portal.
  • Click Sign Up.
  • Enter your 903 member identification number (903XXXXXX) from your BCBSTX health benefits card (leave out the letters).
  • Enter your Date of Birth.
  • Follow the CAPTCHA (check the box that says "I am not a robot.").
  • Click Terms of Use.
  • Scroll down and accept the Terms of Use.
  • After you accept the Terms of Use, you will be redirected to a screen with your name that prompts to set up your password and security questions.

How to Purchase a Device
  • Log in to the Healthy County portal.
  • There are two ways to access the device storefront:
    • Find the Devices banner at the top of the Home page, click on Learn More at the bottom of this banner.
    • On the Home page, scroll down to the bottom of the page to the General Information section. Under the My Resources column, click on the Order Your Device link.
  • An access code is required to use the site.
    • The access code is county.
    • Type county in the Access Code box and click Submit.​
  • Once at the device storefront, you will see the products we are offering at a discounted price. You may use your coupon code to get an additional $30 off the prices featured in the storefront. There are two ways to use your coupon code:
    • Select Click to Redeem under your preferred device on the Featured Products banner to receive a Garmin Vivoki or FitBit Zip at no cost with your coupon code. 
    • Use your $30 coupon code to subsidize the cost of an upgraded device.​
  • Click on the photo of the device you would like to purchase.
  • Click Add to Cart.
  • Click the Shopping Bag in the upper right corner of the page. 
  • Click View Cart & Checkout.
  • To use your $30 coupon code on your purchase, enter your 903 Member Identification Number (903XXXXXX) from your BCBSTX health benefits card in the Coupon Code box and click Apply Coupon.
  • Scroll down the page and click Proceed to Checkout.
  • Fill out your billing and shipping information.
  • To finalize your order, click the I’ve read and accept the terms & conditions box and click Place Order below.

How to Sync Your Device
  • Register your device to the manufacturer’s app or web portal, according to the directions supplied by the manufacturer;
  • Log in to the Healthy County portal.
  • Select Track from the Header Menu links.
  • Click Device Manager.
  • Click the red Connect Now button;
  • A new window will open. Select Choose Source. You will see a list of API’s that include the following icons. Choose the one that corresponds to your device and follow the directions.
Device icons