San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014
Healthyroads®, the population health management subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated, has announced the winners of its fourth annual Healthyroads Fit Company Award® program. Thirteen companies were honored for their commitment to improving the overall health and fitness of their employees by offering exceptional employee wellness programs and benefits.
“We congratulate these employers on their dedication to helping their employees live healthier,” said American Specialty Health CEO and Chairman George DeVries. “By doing so, they’re also setting an example for other companies on how to best support and promote a culture of health. This helps both employees and companies, as healthier employees can mean lower absenteeism and presenteeism, increased productivity, and reduced medical utilization.”
The Healthyroads Fit Company Award winners include:
The Healthyroads Fit Company Award winners were selected based on their commitment to best practices in worksite wellness, unique or creative ideas that encourage a culture of health at the workplace, clarity and consistency of employee health promotion and communications, and employee participation and engagement levels in wellness initiatives. Judges included leading wellness experts from ASH and top-ranked organizations outside of ASH.
About Healthyroads, Inc.
Healthyroads, Inc., a subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH), offers a wide range of population health solutions, including: the award-winning Healthyroads telephone-based lifestyle and health coaching programs, member engagement promotions, program management, health risk assessments, biometric screenings, claims analytics, risk stratification, incentive management plans, competitive group challenges, worksite wellness programs and/or an integrated online wellness portal, Healthyroads.com. Healthyroads serves nearly 5.5 million members nationally. For more information, visit ASHCompanies.com or call 800-848-3555. Follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/Healthyroads, YouTube at youtube.com/healthyroads, Pinterest at pinterest.com/healthyroads, Twitter at @Healthyroads and Instagram at @Healthyroads.
About American Specialty Health
American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH) is one of the nation’s premier independent, privately-owned specialty health services organizations, providing specialty health care networks and programs, fitness and exercise programs, and population health solutions for health plans, insurance carriers and employer groups. Operating from offices in San Diego, Calif., Southlake (Dallas), Texas, Carmel (Indianapolis), Ind., and Columbia, S.C., ASH has more than 1,100 employees and administers services for more than 33 million members nationwide. Products offered through ASH and its subsidiaries include Healthyroads®, FitnessCoachTM, Active&Fit®, ExerciseRewardsTM and others. For more information about ASH, visit ASHCompanies.com or call 800-848-3555. Follow us on Twitter at @ASHCompanies or on LinkedIn.