Hooper Holmes and Provant Merger Creates Largest Pure-Play Well-Being Ecosystem

  • Merger provides largest pure-play health & well-being ecosystem for enhanced partner success
  • Strength of the product offering and diversification of distribution channels accelerates innovation for existing customers and growth within business verticals on larger revenue base
  • Strategic alignment with marketplace evolution is top priority

OLATHE, Kan. and EAST GREENWICH, R.I., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hooper Holmes, Inc. (OTCQX:HPHW) and Provant Health Solutions, LLC, announced that they have completed their merger, which creates the largest, publicly-traded, pure-play health and well-being company in the industry. The combination provides a personalized, one-stop programming experience for employers, and our channel and enterprise partners with proven outcomes powered by sophisticated data collection and management.

With a focus on enhancing innovative program delivery while driving operational efficiencies, the combined organization is strategically aligned to deliver key program enhancements including:

  • High touch face-to-face well-being experiences powered by a health provider network 20,000-plus strong.
  • Sophisticated data management that increases the flexibility of program design.
  • Enhanced reporting and data analytics delivering insight into program effectiveness and the resulting impact on population health.
  • Optimized coaching experience resulting in both enhanced enrollment averaging 92 percent when on-site coaching is paired with biometric screenings, and clinically significant risk migration for high-risk members transitioning to a lower risk category with validated outcomes.
  • Personalized digital member experience allowing the integration of risk analysis, intervention, behavioral economics and analytics.

“The merged company of Hooper Holmes and Provant provides best-in-class clinical services, data management and programming designed to accelerate the success of our partners and clients,” said Henry Dubois, chief executive officer. “The integration between the two companies is moving forward quickly with synergies already being realized in coaching and screening operations yielding benefits for our channel partners and customers.”

By ensuring the combined organization is in strategic alignment with the market, the evolution in consumerism and accelerated innovation while achieving operational synergies, the resulting well-being ecosystem ensures partner success. For more information on how the combined organization can inspire your people and organization by driving an engaged population and outcomes tied to your culture, visit www.provanthealth.com or www.hooperholmes.com.

About Hooper Holmes
Hooper Holmes mobilizes a national network of health professionals to provide on-site health screenings, laboratory testing, risk assessment and sample collection services to wellness and disease management companies, employers and brokers, government organizations and academic institutions nationwide. Under the Accountable Health Solutions brand, the company combines smart technology, healthcare and behavior change expertise to offer comprehensive health and wellness programs that improve health, increase efficiencies and reduce healthcare delivery costs. www.hooperholmes.com

About Provant
Provant is a leader of comprehensive workplace well-being solutions in North America, with a growing global presence. Founded in 2001, Provant partners with employers to improve employee health and productivity while supporting healthcare cost management. Through a network of 13,000-plus health professionals, Provant touches millions of lives by delivering customized well-being strategies and services on-site, telephonically and digitally utilizing advanced data management. Provant is a privately held company headquartered in East Greenwich, Rhode Island. www.provanthealth.com

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For further information: Henry E. Dubois CEO (913) 764-1045 Investors: Andrew Berger S.M. Berger & Company (216) 464-6400 Investors: Scott Gordon CORE IR (516) 222-2560

Source: Hooper Holmes, Inc.