Palo Alto, Calif. (PRWEB) July 28, 2015
Kurbo Health, which offers the first mobile health coaching and weight loss program for teens and children, announced today it will join enterprise health benefits platform Jiff as one of a growing number of partner companies providing health and wellbeing solutions to corporate employees and their families.
Jiff’s platform helps companies reduce their healthcare costs and improve employee health, bringing together the best of digital health technology and services, like Kurbo, in a beautifully-designed, data-driven platform that allows employers to deliver personalized benefit programs for each employee.
Kurbo joins well-known, innovative brands supported on the Jiff platform including MyFitnessPal, Fitbit, Teledoc, Quest Diagnostics, and Doctor on Demand.
“We’re excited to partner with Kurbo Health to strengthen our offerings in important areas such as obesity reduction and nutrition counseling for the whole family, to help companies reduce health care costs and achieve better health outcomes,” said Rebecca Chiu, Director of Partnerships at Jiff.
Jiff is on a mission to help companies lower healthcare costs and cultivate happier, healthier employees. Jiff’s enterprise benefit platform integrates all the vendors employers already have in place, and lets them choose from over 50 pre-integrated services. By delivering personalized incentives, real-time data analytics, and a beautifully designed experience, Jiff targets individual employee cost drivers and increases utilization of those services proven to save money. Based in Palo Alto, Jiff is led by veteran healthcare and technology leaders and serves some of the largest employers in the world. Smart benefits. Brilliant design. Jiff.com
About Kurbo Health
Kurbo Health provides the first mobile health coaching solution that is designed specifically to help children and families lose weight and develop smarter eating choices. It is based on one of the most advanced weight-management programs from Stanford University and has been proven effective in helping kids lose weight and create healthy habits. Kurbo kids and families receive weekly video consults and goal-setting with a trained professional coach via Skype or FaceTime, a mobile app designed to help them track food and exercise on their smartphone, and daily support from a team of experts through emails, text messages, and in-app games and videos. The company has offices in San Francisco and Palo Alto. For more information, please visit http://www.kurbo.com.