higi and Rolling Strong Announce Partnership Helping Truck Drivers to be their Healthiest
11,000+ higi Health Stations Provide Nationwide Network of Support to Rolling Strong Members on the Road
CHICAGO – March 14, 2018 – higi, a population health enablement company that empowers consumers to measure, track and act on their health data, and Rolling Strong, the provider of driver wellness programs for transportation companies, their drivers, and owner-operators, today announced their partnership to deliver on-the-road access to the more than 11,000 higi self-screening health stations across America. With this partnership, higi’s health stations will provide the opportunity for drivers to measure, track and share their biometric health data as part of Rolling Strong wellness programs.
“Rolling Strong has a tremendous track record of empowering companies and drivers to improve their health and wellness, and we look forward to helping Rolling Strong advance their mission to reverse the declining health of America’s commercial drivers and get them home safely,” said higi CEO Jeff Bennett. “By connecting with truck drivers at one of our 11,000 self-screening health stations across America, we can be a valuable conduit towards helping them stay their healthiest while on the road.”
As a Rolling Strong partner, higi will provide free access to Rolling Strong members to measure their biometric health numbers, including blood pressure, BMI and weight, and directly integrate with the Rolling Strong platform and mobile app for seamless engagement with their overall health and wellness. Among other features, this unique integration will allow the Rolling Strong application to make personalized dining suggestions based on a user’s combination of biometric data, activity levels and geographic location.
“Our partnership with higi will help us measure the success of our programs and provide a more
personalized health and wellness experience for the nation’s commercial drivers,” said Steven Kane, President of Rolling Strong. “With their extensive network of health stations across America, truck drivers can conveniently complete screenings and track their progress through the Rolling Strong platform and mobile app.”
higi is a population health enablement company that empowers consumers to measure, track and act on their health data. Through a nationwide network of over 11,000 FDA-cleared self-screening stations found at pharmacy retailers and other community locations and over 80 different third-party integrations, higi makes it easier to engage consumers in their health. As the largest repository of standardized biometric data, higi enables healthcare organizations to better reach targeted populations; collect biometric and other health determinant data to stratify and prioritize consumers; and motivate consumers to take specific actions at a point of care. To date, more than 45 million people have used a higi health station to conduct over 259 million biometric screenings. For more information, visit us at www.higi.com.
ABOUT ROLLING STRONG:
The provider of driver wellness programs for transportation companies and their drivers and owner-operators, Rolling Strong promotes behavior change and provides support in the areas of Nutrition, Fitness, Sleep, Stress Management and Weight Management. Driven by its mission to reverse the declining health of America’s CDL Drivers and get them home safely, the company offers in-terminal and on-the-road solutions that target health improvement. Its customizable programs include the Rolling Strong App for drivers and administrative reporting capabilities to help carriers and drivers improve compliance with CDL medical requirements and to implement and manage their wellness initiatives. For more information, visit www.rollingstrong.com.