UnitedHealthcare and Peloton will provide millions more people with access to leading interactive fitness platform
UnitedHealthcare, part of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), and Peloton Interactive, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTON) have renewed and expanded their relationship to help more people get or stay active and improve their overall well-being .
Under the new, expanded agreement, up to 10 million UnitedHealthcare business members can become eligible for a one-year Peloton app membership — or receive a three-month waiver for a Peloton All-membership. Access – at no additional cost as part of their health benefits*. Additionally, eligible UnitedHealthcare members in most states will receive preferred pricing on select Peloton connected fitness products, including the Peloton Bike, Bike+ and Tread.
The Peloton offering is already included in most UnitedHealthcare employer-sponsored fully insured plans and is now available as an option for organizations with a self-funded plan and fewer than 3,000 employees and dependents. Larger employers with a self-funded plan may also choose to make the Peloton offering available to their employees through a direct agreement with Peloton Corporate Wellness, including preferred pricing on select Peloton connected fitness products.
“Our initial offering with Peloton is proving effective in encouraging many of our members to get or stay active, with the goal of supporting their mental, physical and emotional health,” said Dr. Rhonda Randall, Chief Medical Officer of Business Operations. from UnitedHealthcare. “This expanded collaboration will help even more people maximize the value of their health benefits while pursuing their fitness goals.”
Since the offer’s initial launch in 2021, UnitedHealthcare members collectively take more than one million Peloton classes per month; among enrollees who have taken at least one class in a given month, members take an average of more than three classes per week.
“In line with UnitedHealthcare’s mission and through the power of community and world-class content, Peloton is committed to motivating people to live healthier lives,” said Cassidy Rouse, senior vice president of growth partnerships and corporate wellness, Peloton. “We are encouraged by the growth and impact of the collaboration in its first year, and we are excited to continue working with UnitedHealthcare to make wellness more accessible to millions of Americans.”
Eligible UnitedHealthcare members can receive details by email about activating their Peloton app or All-Access membership – or they can log on to myuhc.com to check their eligibility. Once eligible members have claimed their personalized code through their myuhc.com account, they can activate their 12-month subscription to a Peloton App subscription – or a three-month subscription to a Peloton All-Access subscription – at no additional cost. At the end of the 12-month subscription, UnitedHealthcare plan participants will have the option to renew the Peloton app membership at the market rate directly through Peloton; Peloton app membership for UnitedHealthcare members will not automatically renew beyond the 12-month supply.
Available through the Peloton app, with no equipment required, or through a Peloton, Bike+, or Tread bike as an All-Access member, eligible UnitedHealthcare members can use the offer to take thousands of live, on-the-go fitness classes. demand in various disciplines such as strength, boxing, barre, outdoor running, cycling, walking, meditation and more. The Peloton app is available on any iOS or Android device, Apple TV, Fire TV, Roku TV and Chromecast and Android TV.
More information about the collaboration is available at uhc.com/peloton.
UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making the healthcare system work better for all by simplifying the healthcare experience, addressing consumer health and wellness needs and Maintaining trusting relationships with healthcare providers. In the United States, UnitedHealthcare offers the full range of health benefit programs for individuals, employers, and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and contracts directly with more than 1.3 million physicians and healthcare professionals. , and 6,500 hospitals and other healthcare facilities nationwide. The Company also provides healthcare benefits and provides care to people through healthcare facilities owned and operated in South America. UnitedHealthcare is a business of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a diversified healthcare company. For more information, visit UnitedHealthcare at www.uhc.com or follow @UHC on Twitter.
About the peloton
Peloton (NASDAQ: PTON) is the leading connected fitness platform with a highly engaged community of nearly 7 million members worldwide. A category innovator at the crossroads of fitness, technology and media, Peloton’s premier subscription platform seamlessly combines innovative hardware, distinctive software and exclusive content. Its world-renowned instructors train and motivate members to be the best version of themselves anytime, anywhere. Founded in 2012 and based in New York, Peloton continues to expand into the US, UK, Canada, Germany and Australia. For more information, visit www.onepeloton.com.