Cover, the go-to site for independent financial advisers, has named Simplyhealth, the UK’s leading health and dental solutions provider, the winner of its award for Outstanding Wellbeing Innovation of the Year.
Cover’s Recognising Healthcare Innovation Awards, which launched this year, celebrates the best the health insurance industry has to offer across personal achievements, new propositions and campaigns, and innovative approaches to healthcare.
The panel of industry judges particularly commended Simplyhealth’s submission for being outcome focused and going beyond mental wellbeing support to assist customers in all aspects of their physical and mental health.
They specifically called out:
- Simplyhealth’s suite of apps which help customers manage both their physical and mental wellbeing
- the new products and services put in place to ensure Simplyhealth customers were able to get easy access to the healthcare they need including online services such as 24/7 video GP, counselling and physiotherapy appointments despite the COVID-19 pandemic
Vicky Bramley, Simplyhealth’s Head of Strategy and Chief of Staff said: “We’re delighted to have won this award, against some illustrious competition. We’re passionate about improving access to healthcare and our digital services have helped our 2.3million customers do exactly that throughout the last year.
“The award is a testament to all the hard work from teams across our business who came together to develop new products and services that ensured our customers could continue to get the healthcare they needed throughout the pandemic and beyond.”
Winners were announced on 30 June. More information about the awards can be found here.