Keenan Expands its Portfolio of Employee Health Management Solutions Through a Strategic Partnership with Virgin Pulse

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Keenan Expands its Portfolio of Employee Health Management Solutions Through a Strategic Partnership with Virgin Pulse

February 10, 2023

TORRANCE, Calif., February 13, 2023 – Keenan, an industry-leading insurance brokerage and consulting firm, announced the addition of Virgin Pulse's award-winning, best-in-class employee health and well-being platform to its portfolio of employee health management solutions. Through this strategic partnership, clients of Keenan and its affiliated companies will be able to select from turnkey wellness program packages powered by Virgin Pulse to provide their members with streamlined access to the resources and tools needed to build lasting, healthy behaviors.

"We strive to provide our clients with a full suite of employee health management programs and services to effectively support the unique needs of their workforces and help optimize their members' health, productivity, and well-being," according to Danielle Keenan, Director of Health & Wellness at Keenan. "Virgin Pulse provides a robust, high-tech platform that makes it easy for our clients to support and engage their employees in their health journey, and can scale the program as their needs change. Together, we are in a better position to maximize employee engagement through health and well-being programs that improve company culture and can curb rising costs related to healthcare and lost productivity."

Keenan's wellness program packages, powered by Virgin Pulse, provide clients with two core package options, with additional customizations available based on the organization's goals and needs:

  • Awareness & Prevention Package – Designed to help organizations kickstart their well-being initiatives by promoting member awareness of their health risks and engaging them in individualized health improvement programs for sustainable behavior change.
  • Risk Reduction Package – For organizations looking for a more comprehensive health and well-being solution that focuses on reducing health risks and improving health outcomes through health coaching, personal goal-setting, and tailored interventions. This combination of digital self-service and live experts provides personalized support for every member, regardless of where they are on their health and well-being journey.

Virgin Pulse's programs enable organizations to provide their employees with personalized, gamified, AI-driven health and well-being tools and resources, delivering higher utilization and improving the overall employee experience. Leading the industry in driving ongoing and meaningful engagement, Virgin Pulse leverages a proprietary combination of behavior science, data on over 275 million people, and fun and motivating incentives for employees to create healthy, lasting habits.

According to Salem Shunnarah, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Health Plans and Systems for Virgin Pulse, "Partnering with Keenan will help more companies and their employees benefit from our approach, which is proven to drive engagement like no one else. We motivate millions of users to return to our programs, partners, and coaches an average of 21 days per month, six times per day. Whether they are well, dealing with episodic care challenges, or managing chronic conditions, we make it easy for people to understand and take action to achieve their personal health and well-being goals. Together with Keenan, we'll change more lives for good."

For more information on Keenan's Virgin Pulse Wellness Program Packages, please contact a Keenan Employee Health Management Consultant at

About Keenan 
For over 50 years, Keenan has provided insurance solutions for clients that strengthen their bottom line by mitigating risk, reducing workers' compensation payouts, and providing their employees with high-value benefits. Keenan is part of the Accretive Insurance Solutions family of companies, which includes resources and experts spanning 46 states for brokerage and consulting services, specialty programs, and wholesale insurance markets. Keenan's local subject matter experts in employee benefits, health benefits management, employee wellness, workers' compensation, risk management, property and liability, and financial services programs are empowered with nationwide resources to meet client needs. For more information, visit