The Wellable Blog

Use Mobile Wellness To Gain Market Share On Individual Exchanges

As a result of the Affordable Care Act, each state is required to have an insurance exchange or marketplace where individuals can purchase health insurance.  The rise of individual health insurance marketplaces presents an opportunity for insurers ...
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Building A Health And Wellness Ecosystem

Monday: You run 3 miles during lunch Tuesday: You bike 2 miles to work instead of taking the bus Wednesday: You read an article about the benefits of sleep Thursday: You go to bed an hour earlier than normal Friday: You opt for a spinach salad ...
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Does Your Doctor Prescribe Fresh Fruit?

Over 3.7 billion prescriptions are filled annually at US pharmacies.  Not included in this number are fresh produce prescriptions.  Yes, doctors are prescribing fresh produce.
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Wellness In Your Pocket

How many times did you check your smartphone today?
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The Growth Of Fitness App Downloads Will...

According to a new IHS Electronics and Media report, sports and fitness mobile app installations are expected to grow to 248 million in 2017, a 60% increase from 2012.  Assuming this growth occurs, there will be a number of important consequences.  ...
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The Challenge of Administering Wellness To A Geographically Diverse ...

Administering a wellness program to a multi-office corporation can be challenging.  Different offices may have different health and wellness needs.  Some offices are larger and have plentiful resources, while other small satellite offices may be ...
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MA Small Employer Wellness Program Tax Credit

In late 2012, Wellable was excited to hear that the Massachusetts legislature enacted legislation providing that employers that initiate a wellness programs for their employees will be eligible for an annual wellness tax credit of up to $10,000.   ...
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Don’t Forget To Ask Your Employees

One of the most important, but often overlooked ways to drive engagement happens well before the launch date of a wellness program.
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