According to a survey HealthMine survey of 562 consumers with company-sponsored health plans:
- 75% believe an incentive would motivate them to take action to improve their health.
- 67% say colleagues who are in a healthy weight range should be rewarded with a discount on their health insurance
- 52% believe that colleagues who adhere to medication for chronic disease should be rewarded for it.
Also, the majority of consumers (71%) say they want help from their companies in the form of programs and guidelines for health management.