LOS ANGELES, June 22, 2011 – For the second consecutive year, Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT) was recognized for its overall Internet excellence as an Official Honoree at the 15th Annual Webby Awards. In addition, Health Net Mobile, the iPhone and Android application that provides around-the-clock, secure access to Health Net accounts and services for members, also earned Official Honoree distinction at the Webby Awards in the Mobile Productivity category.
Health Net’s multifaceted website, www.healthnet.com, and Health Net Mobile both offer quality and functionality in an easy-to-use format. They help provide meaningful outreach to members, brokers, consultants, employers, health care providers and the public at large. The mobile app offers portability to members who prefer secure instant access to their health plan, regardless of their location, and it even includes a mobile ID card.
“It was key to develop an innovative mobile solution with a seamless experience between Health Net, members and providers, in an industry where demands for customer-centric efficiency are high,” said Mark Brooks, chief technology officer for Health Net. “This Webby distinction recognizes that we continue meeting our goal of making Health Net members’ lives simpler, more organized and efficient, especially when they’re constantly on the go.”
About Health Net, Inc.
Health Net, Inc. is a publicly traded managed care organization that delivers managed health care services through health plans and government-sponsored managed care plans. Its mission is to help people be healthy, secure and comfortable. The company provides health benefits to approximately 6.0 million individuals across the country through group, individual, Medicare (including the Medicare prescription drug benefit commonly referred to as “Part D”), Medicaid, Department of Defense, including TRICARE, and Veterans Affairs programs. Health Net’s behavioral health services subsidiary, Managed Health Network, Inc., provides behavioral health, substance abuse and employee assistance programs to approximately 5.1 million individuals, including Health Net’s own health plan members. The company’s subsidiaries also offer managed health care products related to prescription drugs, and offer managed health care product coordination for multi-region employers and administrative services for medical groups and self-funded benefits programs.
For more information on Health Net, Inc., please visit the company’s website at www.healthnet.com.