Wellness at Your Side App

Take charge of your well-being with Wellness At Your Side from WebMD Health Services. Available for benefits-eligible Washington University employees who have registered on the WashU WebMD Portal, this app will inspire you to make positive lifestyle changes and form healthier habits, all at your fingertips.

 With Wellness At Your Side you can:
  • Take your Health Assessment and get your personalized report
  • Set goals and track your progress using My Health Assistant
  • Engage in the WashU Moves Challenges
  • Track your activities to earn rewards!



How to access and use the Wellness at Your Side app:

  1. Download the free app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.
  2. Register on the app with either an “access key” or “connection code”.
    • Access Key: You’ll find this in your WashU WebMD Portal.
      • Click on the ‘Syncing’ weblet from your home page, which will take you to your Device and App Connection Center.
      • Then click on the ‘Wellness at Your Side’ app icon to generate the unique access key.
      • Register on the app with this access key and your last name.
    • Connection Code: Choose the connection code option when first registering on the app.
      • Enter: WashU (capitalization matters).
      • You’ll then be asked for your username and password, which is what you created when first registering on the WebMD Portal.
      • If you don’t remember this information, WebMD Customer Service can find it for you. Call 1-888-383-8742.


Device and App Connection Center

A wearable device or app can be a wonderful tool to track your health like never before.  But keeping track of multiple data sources can be overwhelming.  The WebMD Device Connection Center allows you to connect activity devices and apps to your Portal for a holistic picture of your health.  You’ll find the Center under the ‘Health Record’ tab at the top of your Portal home page.

Examples of current offerings:devices

  • Fitbit
  • Jawbone Up
  • Misfit
  • Adidas MiCoach
  • Run Keeper
  • Fatsecret
  • BodyMedia
  • and more!


To access your authentication key, you will need to log in to your Portal, click on the 'Healthy Living' tab at the top of the screen and then 'Daily Victory' or 'Weigh Today.'  You will see your unique authentication key in the lower right-hand corner of the page.