STUDIO CITY, Calif., Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SeeChange Health (www.SeeChangeHealth.com), the nation's leading provider of value-based benefit plans, technology and services and UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, announced today the two companies will extend their partnership for the value-based technology platform through June 30, 2015.
UnitedHealthcare's innovative United Personal Rewards program, and Diabetes Health Plan are fueled by SeeChange Health Solutions' value-based benefit technology platform, that captures an individual's health history, lab results and claims and uses sophisticated algorithms to identify potential health risks and appropriate actions to take to better manage their health. The platform delivers personalized, online health scorecards to track progress toward completing health actions with incentives tied to actions and results. Both programs report significant success in increasing consumer engagement, improving health and reducing health care costs.
"SeeChange Health is pleased to extend our partnership with UnitedHealthcare, and looks forward to further working together to support, encourage and inspire consumers to take control of their health," said Martin Watson, CEO of SeeChange Health. "Our SeeChange Health Solutions platform provides a strong foundation for UnitedHealthcare's programs, enabling consumers to actively manage their personal health and providing them with engaging tools and roadmaps to encourage success."
UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people nationwide live healthier lives by simplifying the health care experience, meeting consumer health and wellness needs, and sustaining trusted relationships with care providers. The company offers the full spectrum of health benefit programs for individuals, employers and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and contracts directly with more than 650,000 physicians and care professionals and 5,000 hospitals nationwide. UnitedHealthcare serves more than 38 million people and is one of the businesses of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a diversified Fortune 50 health and well-being company.
About SeeChange Health
SeeChange Health delivers plans, technology and services aimed at creating better health and quality of life for employees, increasing workforce productivity, and lowering health care costs by encouraging individuals to play an active role in managing their health to prevent, detect and treat serious health conditions. Its SeeChange Health Insurance division provides value-based benefit plans to fully insured employer groups in California and Colorado. The SeeChange Health Solutions division provides value-based benefit technology platforms to employers, health plans and third party administrators delivering the health improvement and cost-controlling advantages of value-based benefit plans. For more information, visit www.SeeChangeHealth.com.
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