Castlight Health to Enable Insight Enterprises’ Employees to Make High-Value Health Care Decisions While Lowering Costs
Blanc & Otus for Castlight HealthDrew Smith, 415-856-5127
Castlight Health, the leader in health care transparency, has been engaged by Insight Enterprises, a global provider of hardware, software and service solutions to business and government clients, to deliver health care transparency to Insight’s employees and their dependents. By adding Castlight’s health care management suite to its benefits package, Insight is demonstrating its strong commitment to promoting employee wellness while driving down the cost of health care.
Insight recently transitioned its workforce to a full replacement consumer-directed health plan (CDHP) approach in order to control rising health care costs. To mitigate the financial impact and provide optimal value during the plan shift, Insight began a search for innovative solutions that would empower employees to better manage their health care spending and outcomes. After a competitive evaluation of health care transparency offerings, Insight chose Castlight for its ease-of-use and wealth of both cost and quality data.
“At Insight, we are committed to maintaining our position as one of the best companies to work for; offering innovative solutions in consumerism, benefits education and medical transparency is critical,” said Jen Fernandez, vice president, human resources, Insight Enterprises. “With the addition of Castlight’s Health Care Transparency solution to our existing benefits programs, we are confident we can help foster a workforce that is better engaged and informed when it comes to making health care decisions.”
Insight was further drawn to Castlight’s platform for its ability to integrate with Insight’s comprehensive benefits and wellness packages. By using Castlight, Insight’s employees will be able to easily engage with and participate in Insight’s ongoing programs and initiatives, such as leveraging its onsite clinic. Insight is also planning to use , providing employees access to key health care information, anywhere, and anytime.
“With its forward-thinking benefits programs, it’s clear that Insight Enterprises is highly focused on maintaining a healthy and productive workforce,” said Randy Womack, chief operating officer, Castlight Health. “By incorporating Health Care Transparency from Castlight, Insight is helping educate its employees about their health care options and empowering them to make informed health care decisions.”
Castlight Health enables employers, their employees, and health plans to take control of health care costs and improve care. Named #1 on The Wall Street Journal’s list of “The Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies” for 2011 and one of Dow Jones’ 50 Most Investment-Worthy Technology Start-Ups, Castlight Health helps the country’s self-insured employers and health plans empower consumers to shop for health care. Castlight Health is headquartered in San Francisco and backed by prominent investors including Allen & Company, Cleveland Clinic, Maverick Capital, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Oak Investment Partners, Redmile Group, T. Rowe Price, U.S. Venture Partners, Venrock, Wellcome Trust and two unnamed mutual funds. For more information, please visit our web site at or call (415) 829-1400. Follow us on and and Like us on .