Join a Gym

Employee Health Plan members have access to a free gym membership at facilities owned by Cleveland Clinic or Akron General.

To get started, select one of the three options listed below and follow the instructions for joining. Members can join only one option. This offering is not available to Retirees.

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Cleveland Clinic Fitness Centers

Membership includes access to Walker, Lyndhurst, Fairview, CCAC, Hillcrest, Lutheran, BOC and Wooster.

  1. Complete an online application. You will need to know your EHP number and your employee ID number or the employee ID number of the primary insurance holder.
  2. Have measurements taken.  Visit Employee Wellness for measurement hours by location.
  3. If you are a spouse or dependent, you will need to obtain a fitness center badge.  Please contact Lindsey Sitko at sitkol@ccf.org for more information. 
  4. When visiting a fitness center, you must bring either your employee badge or fitness center badge each time and swipe into card readers.

Akron General LifeStyles Fitness Centers

Membership includes access to all LifeStyles locations, including Green, Stow, Bath and Express. LifeStyles Express (at the Medical Center) is for caregivers only.

  1. Complete an online application. You will need to know your EHP number and your employee ID number (or the employee ID number of the primary insurance holder).
  2. Schedule an appointment to have your measurements taken. For this appointment, choose the location you will prefer going to most often, which will be your primary location.

Green - 330.896.5000

Stow - 330.945.3100

Bath - 330.665.8100

Express - 330.344.2212 (For caregivers only)

Bring a copy of your registration or email confirmation, along with your badge (or photo ID for spouse and dependents). If you are registering more than one family member, please do so on the same day.

Medina Community Recreation Center (MCRC)

  1. Complete an online application. You will need to know your health plan ID number and your employee ID or the employee ID of the primary insurance holder.
  2. Have measurements taken. Contact Chandra Rudolph to schedule an appointment at rudolpc@ccf.org or 330.721.5392.  
  3. Bring a copy of the registration provided by Chandra to MCRC to register with them within two weeks. Must have photo ID to register. If you are registering more than one family member, please do so on the same day.
  4. If you are a spouse or dependent, you will need to obtain a fitness center badge. Please contact Lindsey Sitko at sitkol@ccf.org for more information.

Failure to complete the application and measurements will result in non-payment of the program and you will become financially responsible for membership dues.

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Disclaimer:  At this time, the Health Plan has contractual arrangements with Cleveland Clinic-owned fitness centers, which allows the plan to track participation according to the regulatory standards we follow. Similar arrangements with other fitness organizations have been explored, but it has not been possible to agree to similar standards.