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November 1, 2013

CEO Martin Watson Among Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2013 Builders + Innovators Summit

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Goldman Sachs recognizedSeeChange Health’s Founder and CEO Martin Watson as one of the Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2013 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Marana, Arizona.

Goldman Sachs selected Martin Watson as one of the most intriguing entrepreneurs from multiple industries to be honored at the three-day event. With a passion for changing the health care industry for the better, Watson has successfully built several start-up organizations, including SeeChange Health, an innovator of consumer-driven health care solutions.

Health plans and employers seeking a solution that improves upon the early... Read More

October 4, 2013

STUDIO CITY, Calif., Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – SeeChange Health

SeeChange Health, an innovator in value-based design solutions to improve health and reduce health care costs, today announced that Sean Penwell, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of SeeChange Health will be participating in the Diabetes Innovation Forum on October 4th, in Washington D.C. Dr. Penwell will join a distinguished panel of health experts and speak on the use of financial incentives, personalized health action plans and consumer engagement tools to encourage individuals to better manage their health and chronic conditions.

Developed and produced by Joslin Diabetes Center, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, Diabetes Innovation is a unique forum that brings together stakeholders in diabetes... Read More

September 11, 2013

Three Year Study of 120,000 individuals demonstrates the power of the company’s health engagement platform

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – SeeChange Health Solutions (SeeChangeHealth.com) announced the results of a three-year study demonstrating its ability to positively increase individuals’ healthy behaviors and reduce medical spending. The study tracked over 120,000 employees and their dependents participating in health incentive programs offered by their employers and powered by SeeChange Health Solution’s proprietary Engagement Platform.

The White Paper, released by SeeChange Health today, studied the experience of three employers offering financial rewards to their insured members voluntarily completing health actions aimed at identifying... Read More

June 10, 2013

Foundation’s strategic investment to bolster expansion of wellness-centric health care coverage

STUDIO CITY, Calif., June 10, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ – SeeChange Health (SeeChangeHealth.com) announced today a strategic investment in the company by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (www.wkkf.org) in support of their shared goals of improving the health of America’s families.

“Health care coverage today too often focuses on individuals after they’re sick. We take a different approach,” said Martin Watson, CEO of SeeChange Health. “Our emphasis is on early detection of serious conditions through innovative tools and programs. This mission is a natural fit for the Kellogg Foundation, an organization that has long fostered creativity in health... Read More

February 14, 2013

SeeChange Health’s unique approach to health care coverage recognized as industry-changing and leads to rapid growth in revenue and membership

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – SeeChange Health (SeeChangeHealth.com), the leader in wellness-centric health care coverage known as value-based benefit design, announced revenues grew from $7.6 million in 2011 to $50.2 million 2012.

“We don’t take a traditional approach to health care coverage,” said Martin Watson, SeeChange Health’s CEO. “We help employers improve the health and productivity of their workforce while helping control medical costs by rewarding employees for taking steps to better manage their health. It’s a new, common-sense approach that is rapidly gaining acceptance and our results certainly... Read More

January 7, 2013

Additional Funding Provided By Continuing Investors

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – SeeChange Health, an innovator in value-based benefit design solutions to improve health and reduce health care costs, announced it has secured its third round of $15 million in Series C financing from existing investment participants Psilos Group and Maverick Capital. SeeChange Health will use the capital to further its market expansion, to continue on its current growth path, and to advance ongoing product development.

“Our investors’ continued support speaks to their confidence in our mature and innovative business model of value-based benefit design solutions that give people an incentive to make healthy choices,” said Martin Watson , CEO of SeeChange Health. “This... Read More