FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wellness Coaches, the largest provider of onsite coaches and registered dietitians, is excited to announce that it has acquired Integrated Wellness Solutions (IWS).
IWS is a leading health management company focused on helping organizations improve employee well-being through their Healthy Ways technology solution. Together, Wellness Coaches and IWS now offers employers a powerful “high-touch, high-tech” solution with a nationwide footprint to drive engagement and help employees achieve their health and wellbeing goals. The acquisition also adds IWS’s bio-metric testing capabilities, which includes national contracts with LabCorp and IH21.
“We know coaching works and delivers amazing outcomes. We are constantly assessing the market to better understand how we can leverage technology to expand access to our coaches and registered dietitians in a cost-effective fashion. The Healthy Ways platform substantially improves the scalability of our coaching services and adds a suite of solutions that will enable us to help more people, more often,” said Rob Putnam, CEO of Wellness Coaches. “We believe the acquisition further distinguishes us as an innovative leader that is committed to delivering our customers a comprehensive Platform to support employees across the full health and wellbeing continuum.”
Healthy Ways is a customizable and interactive technology created to reach more people, in more places at any time from healthy and moderately healthy to the highest-risk, highest-cost employees who are most in need of support and interventions. Some of the key components include:
- Video, Phone & Email Health Coaching (with certified Health Coaches)
- Video, Phone & Email Nutrition Counseling (with licensed Registered Dietitians)
- Weight Management Program
- Tobacco Cessation Course
- Stress Management Program
- Exercise Programs
- Condition Management
- Bio-metric Testing Scheduling & Tracking
- Wearable Device Integration
- Monthly Webinars
- Incentive Tracking