American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH) is one of the nation’s leading health and wellness companies, providing health plans, employer groups, insurance carriers, and trust funds with a wide range of
prevention and wellness
fitness and exercise
specialty health care management
programs to improve the health of their members or employees.
Our mission is to empower individuals to live longer, healthier lives. We do this through a variety of population management programs—created through innovation, scientific evidence, and state-of-the-art technology, and measured against the highest industry standards.
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Prevention & Wellness
Whether you’re looking for one program to fill in a gap in your wellness strategy or an A-to-Z solution for a fully integrated culture of health, ASH's Healthyroads subsidiary provides award-winning programs that will engage your members or employees and help them on the road to a healthier life. Healthyroads offers:
- -- Member engagement promotions
- -- Wellness consulting/program management
- -- Online tools and resources
- -- Personal health assessment (PHA)
- -- Biometric screening
- -- Telephone-based lifestyle coaching
- -- Incentive programs
- -- Challenges and competitions
- -- Worksite education
Fitness & Exercise Programs
ASH fitness programs are designed to encourage members to improve their health through regular exercise and better overall fitness. ASH fitness programs feature a national network of thousands of fitness clubs and exercise centers, as well as robust Internet tools, and more. Programs include:
Exercise and Healthy Aging Program
—provides Medicare beneficiaries and group retirees with unique, evidence-based fitness and health education activities, including a no-cost or low-cost membership at a participating fitness facility or home exercise program.
a unique discount affinity fitness and education program can be offered as a core program or supplemental group retiree rider for Medicare plans, with different services and price points from which to choose.
—a comprehensive exercise and fitness program for commercial plans, featuring a no-cost or low-cost membership at a participating fitness facility or a home fitness program, as well as self-care online tools, an online newsletter, and more.
Available as a supplemental group rider or core program, our Exercise Rewards program provides participants with rewards for achieving physical activity goals, access to ExerciseRewards.com and all of its features, and discount memberships and no-cost trials at fitness facilities.
Specialty Health Care Management
ASH and its subsidiaries have more than 25 years of experience contracting with practitioners and managing effective and efficient benefit administration programs for specialty health care and physical medicine services. ASH contracts and credentials with more than 22,000 practitioners of chiropractic, acupuncture, massage therapy, nutrition services, naturopathy, and physical therapy/occupational therapy.
ASH has the flexibility to mix and match its capabilities to meet your needs, whether fully delegated and at-risk programs or simply limited administrative services. These programs can help reduce the number of unnecessary office visits, X-rays, and physical medicine modalities and procedures, thus reducing costs for health plans or employers, while managing quality.
Why We're Different
We have been recognized repeatedly for the quality, reliability, and safety of our programs and services by national organizations such as
. And, as an employer, we've received
for walking the talk of healthy living.