Health and Wellness


Tufts University is committed to the health and wellbeing of our staff and faculty. We view wellness as a core component of the employee benefits package. The Healthy Tufts Program supports our community with resources to live a healthy lifestyle.

Marathon Health is Tufts University’s onsite healthcare provider, dedicated to bringing quality health services to the workplace. Marathon Health operates health centers nationwide, with a focus on helping people become more active in their own health.

The following Marathon Health services are available to all employees and their spouses or qualified domestic partners:

Medical Care is available for treating common illnesses such as flu, infections, rashes, stomach problems, as well as screenings, exams, prescriptions, and blood draws.  Benefits to using the Center include no office visit co-pay and convenience.  These services can be used in coordination with your primary care physician (PCP).

Health Assessments and Coaching is provided to support you in addressing health risks such as chronic stress, inactivity, poor nutrition, and tobacco use.  The first step toward enjoying good health is to understand your current health.  Marathon Health’s clinicians provide you with a Comprehensive Health Review, designed to give you a complete picture of your health and identify ways to improve your health.

Disease Management is available to help manage chronic illnesses such as diabetes, asthma, hypertension and heart disease.

Healthy Tufts Services Locations