Also included in the plan is a personalised digital solution called My Wellbeing that is designed to cultivate healthy habits among participants. The solution combines clinical programmes and engagement techniques with mobile technology, social networking and gamification and currently has 67,000 members worldwide 29 per cent of whom lost weight, 11 per cent of whom reduced their blood pressure and 42 of whom reduced their risk of diabetes. In addition, Be Healthy includes UnitedHealthcare Global's travel security manager, an online tracking tool that helps locate and communicate with employees around the world.
“Be Healthy builds on UnitedHealthcare's extensive portfolio of international health insurance plans that have been available to US-based multinational companies for years,” said David Powell, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Global Solutions. “Our products provide high-quality, cost-effective benefits and services to customers wherever they are in the world.”
“Our comprehensive health and wellbeing plans do more than just help people manage illness; they focus on proactive, preventive health care to help employees live healthier lives,” said Claude Daboul, Managing Director of UnitedHealthcare Global Solutions Europe.