Fitness are joining the HealthPartners Frequent Fitness program.
Effective May 1, 2008 HealthPartners members can earn discounts off club
dues at about 115 Anytime Fitness and 185 Curves locations in Minnesota,
western Wisconsin and parts of North Dakota. LA Fitness clubs in the
Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area also recently joined.
The Frequent Fitness program offers fully insured members up to a $20
reimbursement for working out 12 times a month. HealthPartners was one
of the first health plans in Minnesota to introduce a health club
incentive program in 2004. Nearly 50,000 HealthPartners members are
enrolled in the program.
SANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UnitedHealthcare will expand its fitness program for people enrolled in its Medicare Advantage plans to California and 11 additional states in 2019. The company is also enhancing the program with new features and rebranding it as Renew Active.
Renew Active is a fitness program for body and mind designed to help people live their best lives and achieve their health and wellness goals. It provides access to an extensive choice of more than 6,000 fitness locations, including national, regional and local options, at no additional cost. In California, this includes participating 24 Hour Fitness, Anytime Fitness, Curves, Gold’s Gym, In-Shape, LA Fitness and Snap Fitness locations. Locations also include local participating YMCAs.
Through Renew Active, people can take advantage of an in-person fitness orientation to help them get started toward reaching their goals as well as all of the benefits of a standard membership at participating fitness locations, including a wide variety of equipment, amenities and group exercise classes.
UnitedHealthcare is also adding new features to Renew Active so that plan participants can challenge...
“HealthPartners is committed to helping our
members achieve healthy lifestyles and this expansion makes it easier
and more affordable for them to fit exercise into their daily routines,”
said Scott Aebischer, HealthPartners senior vice president of customer
service and product innovation.
“We're very excited to be able to offer
Health Partners Frequent Fitness program to the thousands of
HealthPartners members who live and work near our Anytime Fitness
locations,” said Chuck Runyon, president of
Anytime Fitness. “Our members know that
exercise is good for them and they love the Frequent Fitness program
because it makes them feel like they’re
getting paid to work out.”
“Curves and Health Partners share a commitment
to empower and incent individuals to take charge of their health and
achieve their wellness and fitness goals. Increasing our outreach to
Health Partners membership is a natural extension of that mission,”
said Mark English, Director of Healthcare and Wellness Partnerships for
HealthPartners Frequent Fitness program has more than 750 club locations
including the YMCA, the YWCA, Gold’s Gym,
Snap Fitness and Life Time Fitness. HealthPartners also offers GlobalFit
which offer discounts to more than 10,000 clubs nationwide. Information
about HealthPartners Frequent Fitness program can be found at www.healthpartners.com.
Founded in 1957, the HealthPartners (www.healthpartners.com)
family of health care companies serves more than one million medical and
dental health plan members nationwide. The HealthPartners family of
health plans includes HealthPartners, Inc, Group Health Plan, Inc.,
HealthPartners Insurance Company. HealthPartners Administrators, Inc.
Patricia Lund, 952-883-5308