Helpful tools



Check out the resources and links for more benefits information. 

Health Advocate


Personal Advocates will help you navigate Philips benefits, conduct provider searches, schedule appointments, resolve benefits, billing and claim issues, assist with elder care, help transfer medical records to new providers and provide support during open enrollment.



BCBS Cost Comparison Tool


Before you schedule a non-emergency treatment, compare providers and costs. Visit the website, click on ‘Members’, then under ‘Using My Plan’ tab, click on ‘Find a Doctor and Get Cost Estimates’. Available to those covered by a BCBS plan.


CVS/Caremark Prescription Cost Comparison Tool


Know your costs before you order. Find the estimated cost of your prescription drugs under the ABHPs and PPO plan. Visit the website, click on the ‘Check Availability and Cost’ tab. Available to those covered by a BCBS or UPMC plan.



Grand Rounds 2nd Opinions & Treatment Decision Support


Grand Rounds will help you get a 2nd opinion or personalized care plan from a world-leading specialist. Grand Rounds is free to anyone enrolled in a BCBS or UPMC medical plan. Use Grand Rounds when you or an enrolled dependent need to visit a specialist, find a new PCP or obtain a second opinion before undergoing surgery.




Teladoc is a convenient and affordable option for a variety of medical services, including General Medical, Dermatology and Behavioral Health. Access quality healthcare from the comfort of home, during your lunch break or while traveling. You can even get a prescription sent to your local pharmacy, when medically necessary.


- Connect with a licensed doctor, dermatologist or therapist by web, phone or mobile app

- Over 1,000,000 telehealth visits performed

- 95% member satisfaction

- Speak with a doctor in less than 10 minutes

- Teladoc doctors average 20 years of experience


Working Caregivers Benefit

Home Instead Senior Care provides trustworthy, kind-hearted, senior home care services in your loved one’s home. As a Philips employee, you have access to the Home Instead portal, which has information, support, resources and referrals to home care. (Note: No discounts are provided on home care services.)


Access to Children’s Education Benefits



Chyten Education is the leading expert in academic excellence and test prep. Chyten works with students to build skills, success and futures. Philips employee and their family members receive access to exclusive educational resources, training, and a 15% discount on Chyten programs and services, including online and in-center programs (reference code: PHILIPSEDU).



AcceptU has supported thousands of applicants get into the top 100 high schools, college and graduate programs. They provides 1-on-1 support on all aspects of the admission process, from pre-application planning, to the school list, application strategy, essay writing and interview support. As a Philips employee you are eligible for a 30-minute complimentary phone/video consultation with an AcceptU former college admissions officer and a 20% discount on any college admissions counseling plan (reference code: Philips Healthcare Benefit to enroll).


My Total Rewards Site


Remember, you can always access your personalized My Total Rewards site by clicking on the ‘My Total Reward’ icon in the Application Launcher on the HR portal. It summarizes all the pay and benefits you receive from Philips – and the value of these rewards.