School district to offer teachers and employees comprehensive health benefits platform
SAN FRANCISCO – JULY 8, 2017 – Castlight Health, Inc. (NYSE:CSLT), the leading health benefits platform provider, today announced that the Pickerington Local School District selected Castlight to help faculty and staff better engage in their health benefits and navigate their health care.
Pickerington Local School District is made up of fifteen schools in central Ohio. The school district currently has 776 employees and 2,236 total members enrolled in its health plan and benefits program. Pickerington adopted the Castlight platform to provide tools that engage and guide employees and their families through personalized insights into their healthcare and benefits.
“Pickerington Schools chose Castlight after seeing the value it brings to our self-insurance program. Our Insurance Committee constantly strives to find ways to control insurance costs year-over-year while providing a competitive and attractive benefits package to our employees,” said Ryan Jenkins, Chief Financial Officer of Pickerington Schools. “We want our employees to be wise consumers and users of their insurance benefits; yet we also do not want to compromise the high-quality healthcare services that they deserve. We see Castlight as a valuable tool to help us meet both our objectives.”
With Castlight, Pickerington employees can use the Castlight platform to better navigate their healthcare options and take advantage of their full suite of benefits. Castlight gives employees access to all of their health and benefits information in one place, with an easy-to-use, personalized experience that can help guide them to better health decisions.
“We are proud to work with a school district that knows the value of investing in employees through a high-quality health benefits program,” said John Doyle, CEO of Castlight Health. “With the Castlight platform, Pickerington is helping its faculty make the most of their health benefits, including accessing the right programs, care and providers for themselves and families.”
Pickerington adds to Castlight’s broad customer base and demonstrates Castlight’s ability to serve self-insured employers of all sizes and in all markets. Today Castlight partners with over 240 customers, and over 75 of the Fortune 500, spanning millions of lives to improve healthcare outcomes, lower costs and increase benefits satisfaction.
About Castlight Health
Our mission is to empower people to make the best choices for their health and to help companies make the most of their health benefits. We offer a health benefits platform that engages employees to make better healthcare decisions and can guide them to the right program, care, and provider. The platform also enables benefit leaders to communicate and measure their programs while driving employee engagement with targeted, relevant communications. Castlight has partnered with enterprise customers, spanning millions of lives, to improve healthcare outcomes, lower costs, and increase benefits satisfaction.
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