Optum – EAP provider
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Optum is the leading global provider of Employee Assistance Programmes (EAP), work/life, wellbeing and personal development services.
As a pioneer of this sector, drawing on 30 years’ experience, They provide services to over 3,500 organisations, covering 10 million members in over 150 countries. This is achieved through a unique combination of established operations in key international territories. And there is a global network of over 3,000 qualified professionals.
Optum work with organisations of all sizes across multiple sectors. Optum has operations based in Europe, India, North America, South Africa, China and South America.
In 2009, part of the United Health Group, Optum acquired PPC. Serving over 75 million people worldwide, United Health [and Optum] is a globally respected provider of health and wellbeing services.
Drawing from industry experience, and from their wealth of resources, Optum continue to provide innovative solutions to their customers. Last year, Optum launched its Corporate Wellbeing programme. From Health and Wellbeing Programmes to onsite health fairs, training and telephonic behaviour change coaching, this programme takes a positive, preventative approach to employee health and engagement.
The Optum wellbeing programme is a comprehensive and personalised online health and wellbeing programme. This is so employees can obtain individual health reports, set goals and access health-related information and advice. It also provides the organisation with anonymised data relating to their employee population, serving as an organisational health strategy tool.
This new range of wellbeing services compliments Optum’s existing EAP. The EAP continues to lead the way in delivering clinical excellence and expert guidance to the diverse users. Sometimes the stresses and strains of work and life can be challenging so sharing a problem in confidence can help put things into perspective and improve the mental wellbeing of the individual.