HAP Stretches Members' Health Care Dollars
Members Save While Shopping Local Businesses
DETROIT – October 15, 2008 – Lose weight, order healthy meals, shop the hottest sports gear, send flowers, and stretch your body without stretching your wallet. The HAP Advantage affinity discount program gives Health Alliance Plan members more for their health care dollars by offering valuable money-saving discounts and extras on health- and wellness-related activities, as well as popular education, arts and entertainment venues. Many HAP Advantage partners are local companies that call southeast Michigan home.
Members can simply show their HAP ID card or access partner Web sites through the HAP Advantage site at www.hap.org/advantage to receive discounts from the following partners:
Cranbrook Art Museum
Detroit Science Center
Henry Ford Health Products
Henry Ford OptimEyes
Henry Ford LASIK
Palace Sports and Entertainment
Smart Women's Coaching
The Sports Authority
Townsend Street Pilates
HAP Advantage discounts are available to all commercial HAP and Alliance Health and Life Insurance Company members and enrollees, and Federal Employees Health Benefits Program members. For information on discounts available to members enrolled in HAP's Medicare Solutions plans, visit HAP's Medicare Web site at www.hap.org/medicaresolutions.
For a full description of HAP Advantage discounts and links to partner Web sites, visit www.hap.org/advantage. Companies interested in becoming HAP Advantage discount partners may contact www.hap.org/programs/advantage/contact.php.
HAP Advantage is a value-added program. The services and products made available under this program are not covered benefits under Health Alliance Plan ("HAP") subscribers' contracts or otherwise payable by HAP. Health Alliance Plan, its affiliates, subsidiaries, agents and assigns, make no representations or warranties regarding the quality, price, or effectiveness of the services or products, or the credentialing of the providers, available through HAP Advantage.
Headquartered in Detroit, Health Alliance Plan is a nonprofit health plan serving more than 500,000 members and 2,200 employer groups. HAP is a subsidiary of the Henry Ford Health System, one of the nation's leading regional health care systems. The health plan serves individuals and companies of all sizes through the flagship HMO, PPOs, Medicare Advantage plans, experience-rated, fully insured and self-funded products. HAP has two subsidiaries, Alliance Health and Life Insurance Company and HAP Preferred, Inc.
Tiffany Baker, MA
Public Relations Specialist
Susan Schwandt, APR
Public Relations Director