Online Brain Health Benefit

Online Brain Health Benefit

SCAN offers a brain health benefit through the online BrainHQ program. The benefit is available on all SCAN plans.

BrainHQ is an online program that offers a series of mental activities designed to strengthen attention, memory and other skills that are so important as we age.

BrainHQ provides:

  • Mental games that focus on keeping your brain in shape by improving attention, memory, brain speed, intelligence, navigation and communication skills
  • Exercises tailored to your unique brain. Using a special method, each exercise adapts in difficulty as you use it, so you’re always working at the optimum level where you are most likely to improve your performance
  • Round-the-clock access. BrainHQ is available online 24 hours a day, seven days week, so you can use it whenever it’s convenient for you

BrainHQ is available in all SCAN plans (except VillageHealth) for $0 copayment, and there is no additional cost to use the program.

You can access BrainHQ at any time from a computer, tablet or even your smartphone. Sign up at

Questions about this benefit? SCAN Member Services is here to help:

1-800-559-3500 (TTY: 711)


Frequently Asked Questions About the Online Brain Health Benefit

Q: How long is each game?

BrainHQ is designed so that you can spend as little as two minutes to as much time as you like at any given time. Any training is better than none! A good rule of thumb is to follow the basic guidelines for physical exercise: use it at least three times a week for 30 minutes each time.

Q: Is BrainHQ free to use?

Yes, BrainHQ is part of your plan with SCAN. There is no additional charge to use Brain HQ.

Q: How do I know if BrainHQ is right for me?

Almost all adults can improve in the brain functions that BrainHQ trains. The program’s exercises adapt dynamically to skill level, so your brain is always challenged to improve.

Q: How do I sign up for and use BrainHQ?

Go online to

Q: Will BrainHQ work on my computer?

Yes! BrainHQ works on most computers, smartphones and tablets.

Q: Is BrainHQ available in languages other than English?

Yes, the program and all its online exercises are available in nine languages, including Spanish and Korean.

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