"The best part for me is access to a fitness center right down the street. I started my weight loss journey at 305 lbs and since going to the fitness center down the street I have lost 126 lbs!"
In late 2006, a large U.S. health plan sought to introduce a comprehensive wellness program to its employer customers and their members. The plan already offered its members Healthways SilverSneakers®, a fitness program for older adults. The decision to partner with Healthways on the wellness initiative offered the opportunity to expand an existing business relationship, rapidly reach the market with a top-tier wellness offering, and engage employers and their populations with a fully integrated suite of customized resources.
Read more: Customers embrace health plan's integrated wellness program, created and managed by Healthways (.pdf)
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
"Healthways has brought us tools that have been innovative—that have allowed us to get out in front in the area of wellness."
-John Hopkins, CEO of Rocky Mountain Health Plans
The RMHP Foundation serves as a catalyst for innovative health care approaches that can benefit residents across Colorado. Fueling these goals since 2005 is RMHP’s relationship with Healthways, which began with the introduction of disease management services and recently included one of the first Corporate Well-Being Index® surveys conducted.
Read more: Rocky Mountain Health Plans: Healthways partnership raises wellness and well-being in Colorado (.pdf)
"Where the opportunity lies is to manage the
entire membership across the continuum of care, in an integrated approach."
-Myra Williams, Vice President, HMSA Health Services Division
"Healthways brought forward a new platform that they had started to develop…a platform where all of the information about all of the members could essentially be housed in one place and opened up to a variety of partners," explained Myra Williams, Vice President, HMSA Health Services Division.
Read more: A partnership in paradise: integrating care for Hawaii's Medicaid-eligible population (.pdf)