Press Releases

ImagineMD Achieves Savings Validation From Validation Institute

CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2021—ImagineMD (https://imaginemd.com), a provider of near site workplace primary care medical practices for employers of all sizes, is excited to announce that it’s received Level 1 – Savings validation from Validation Institute. Validation Institute’s mission is to provide “unbiased, data-driven insights on health care solutions and services by validating performance claims made […]

XP Health Announces Certification from Validation Institute

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — XP Health, the world’s only artificial intelligence-powered vision benefits platform covering employees and their families, is the first vision benefits company to achieve Validation Institute’s highest validation and credibility certification – Level 1 Savings – for providing cost savings for the same or better benefits than […]

Validation Institute Awards Welltok Three Validations: Health Analytics, Medication Adherence for SmartReach™ and Cost Savings for CaféWell®

DENVER, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Welltok, the leading consumer health activation company being acquired by Virgin Pulse, has achieved third-party certification by Validation Institute for its advanced health analytics for the sixth consecutive year. Welltok also received validation, including performance guarantees, for boosting compliance with its SmartReach™ for Medication Adherence solution and lowering medical costs for people using its CaféWell® platform. “This independent review certifies […]

Validation Institute Independently Validates Hinge Health as the First Digital MSK Solution Proven to Reduce Medical Claims by $2,244 per participant

Woburn, MA (July 1, 2021) – Validation Institute an independent, objective third-party organization that advocates for greater transparency for healthcare buyers and high-value healthcare is pleased to announce that after an extensive review of a control-matched study based on 3 years of self-funded employer client medical claims data from 2017-2019, Hinge Health reduced MSK medical claims […]

Validation Institute and ASE Partner to Bring Certified Value Health Professional Designation to Members

Woburn, MA (June 3, 2021) – ASE has partnered with Validation Institute to offer the recently-launched Certified Health Value Professional (CHVP) credential, a certification for healthcare benefits practitioners and benefit advisors to demonstrate expertise in health care purchasing. The certification requires professionals to complete training modules that educate them on how to identify and monitor high-value, […]

MedEncentive and Validation Institute partner to guarantee lower healthcare costs

Woburn, MA. and Oklahoma City – May 25, 2021 – Validation Institute, an organization formed to certify claims made by population health and cost-containment vendors, and MedEncentive, a digital health-improvement and cost-containment service, today announced an unprecedented partnership to guarantee overall cost savings to health insurance customers, such as self-insured employers and government-sponsored health plans. […]

Validation Institute Verifies Health Performance Claims Of 14 Vendor Programs through Objective, Third-Party Process

Woburn, MA. – (April 15, 2021) – Validation Institute (VI), an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce 14 programs have successfully completed validation during the first quarter of 2021.    Each program validated by Validation Institute is backed by an up to $25,000 financial credibility guarantee to employers […]

Validation Institute Verifies Health Performance Claims Of 9 Vendor Programs through Objective, Third-Party Process

Woburn, MA. – (January 22, 2021) – Validation Institute (VI), an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce nine programs have successfully completed validation during the last quarter of 2020. “Validation Institute is committed to making it easier for employers to identify and work with high performance health […]

Validation Institute financially guarantees MedEncentive saves healthcare costs

Woburn, MA and Oklahoma City – January 12, 2021 – Validation Institute, an independent, third-party organization formed to evaluate population health and cost-containment vendor claims of efficacy, has announced that it has certified the MedEncentive Mutual Accountability and Information Therapy (MAIT) Program, a web-based, mobile-enabled service that employs a patented, aligned-incentive mechanism, as one of […]

Validation Institute Announces Credibility Guarantee

Woburn, MA  – (December 1, 2020) – Validation Institute (VI), an independent, objective, third party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce a unique, powerful Credibility Guarantee aimed at helping employers easily identify high-performing health care solution providers. Validation Institute now offers the customers of our validated solution providers up to a […]

Validation Institute Announces Partnership with BioIQ to Validate Results of Its Healthcare Testing

Woburn, MA – (September 24, 2020) – Validation Institute announced today a new partnership with BioIQ for first-of-its-kind medical testing validation. This partnership will validate the impact of screening and diagnostic testing, providing clarity in decision-making for employers, insurers, TPAs/brokers, communities, and consumers. The institute furthers the 15-year mission of BioIQ, the only aggregator of […]

Validation Institute Verifies Health Performance Claims Of 3 Additional Vendor Programs through Objective, Third-Party Process

Portsmouth, N.H. – (September 10, 2020) – Validation Institute (VI), an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce three programs have successfully completed validation over the course of the summer. “Validation Institute tests the accuracy of health care performance claims by health care vendors making it easier for […]

Validation Institute Verifies Health Performance Claims Of 7 Vendor Programs through Objective, Third-Party Process

Portsmouth, N.H. – (June 3, 2020) – Validation Institute (VI), an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce seven programs have successfully completed validation in April and May of 2020. “Validation Institute tests the accuracy of health care performance claims by health care vendors making it easier for […]

Validation Institute Holds Virtual Health Value Awards, Celebrates Healthcare Champions and Vendors

Portsmouth, N.H. – March 30, 2020 – The Health Value Awards presented by Validation Institute was held virtually today and recognized healthcare leaders and innovative vendors across the country.   Now in its third year, the Health Value Awards continues to recognize outstanding services, products, and programs across 30+ categories spanning the healthcare industry. “Now, […]

Validation Institute Verifies Health Performance Claims of 8 Programs through Objective, Third-Party Process

Portsmouth, N.H. – (March 25, 2020) – Validation Institute (VI), an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce eight programs have successfully completed validation during the first quarter of 2020. “Validation Institute tests the accuracy of health care performance claims by health care vendors making it easier for […]

Validation Institute Announces 2020 Health Value Award Finalists

Spotlighting outstanding, value-based healthcare services Portsmouth, N.H. – February 24, 2020–The Health Value Awards presented by Validation Institute is pleased to recognize the finalists for the 2020 awards program.  Now in its third year, the Health Value Awards continues to recognize outstanding services, products, and programs across 30+ categories spanning the health care industry. “It […]

Louisiana Business Group on Health and Validation Institute Team Up to Provide Member Employers with the Certified Health Value Professional Certification and Training

Empowering employers to seize control of heath care cost, quality and spending Portsmouth, N.H. – (November 5, 2019) – Validation Institute, an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce that employer members of the Louisiana Business Group on Health (LBGH) will have access to the Certified Health Value […]

Benny DiCecca Appointed President of Validation Institute

Company poised to transform the $1.7 trillion employee benefits marketplace Portsmouth, N.H. – (October 29, 2019) – Validation Institute, an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce that its board of directors has appointed Benny DiCecca as president. “We are thrilled to welcome Benny DiCecca to Validation Institute. […]

Pittsburgh Business Group on Health and Validation Institute Team Up to Provide Member Employers with the Certified Health Value Professional Certification and Training

Empowering Employers to seize control of heath care cost, quality and spending Portsmouth, N.H. – (August 15, 2019) – Validation Institute, an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce that employer members of the Pittsburgh Business Group on Health (PBGH) will now have unique access to the Certified Health […]

Florida Alliance for Healthcare Value and Validation Institute Team Up to Provide Member Employers with the Certified Health Value Professional Certification and Training

Creating better employee outcomes through smarter healthcare purchasing decisions Portsmouth, N.H. – (August 6, 2019) – Validation Institute, an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing health care, is pleased to announce the Certified Health Value Professionals program will now be available to employer members of the Florida Alliance for Healthcare Value.   “Our […]

Human Resource Leaders Come Together in Memphis to Learn from Experts in Retention, Recruiting and Lowering Costs on Health Care

Portsmouth, N.H. – (June 20, 2019) – Validation Institute, an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing healthcare, brought together industry experts and Human Resources leaders at the Fedex Institute of Technology in Memphis on June 19, 2019.   More than 50 attendees immersed themselves in a day long discussion focused on delivering better […]

Thirty Companies Recognized For Achievements During 2nd Annual Health Value Awards

Portsmouth, N.H. – (April 30, 2019) – Validation Institute, an independent, objective, 3rd party organization focused on changing healthcare, hosted the second annual Health Value Awards Sunday evening at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. The ceremony recognized more than thirty companies and individuals leading innovative changes in healthcare.   RD Whitney, CEO […]

U.S. Preventive Medicine, Inc. (USPM) Successfully Completes Program Validation

Validation Institute Verifies Health Performance Claim through Objective, Third-Party Process Portsmouth, N.H. – April 16, 2019 – USPM is pleased to announce successful completion of validation of USPM’s Preventive Plan® by the Validation Institute.  The Validation Institute tests the accuracy of health care performance claims by health care vendors.  USPM’s Preventive Plan® joins the more […]

Validation Institute Announces 2019 Health Value Award Finalists

Validation Institute Announces 2019 Health Value Award Finalists Spotlighting outstanding, value-based healthcare services Portsmouth, N.H. – March 7, 2019 – The Validation Institute is pleased to announce this year’s 85 Health Value Award finalists. In its second year, the Health Value Awards continues to recognize outstanding services, products, and programs across 34 categories spanning the […]

Health Value Institute Launches Validation Institute Website

Health Value Institute Launches Validation Institute Website An independent, objective, 3rd party resource for health vendors and purchasers   Portsmouth, N.H. – December 20, 2018 – The Health Value Institute announced the launch of a new website www.ValidationInstitute.com today.  A product of the Health Value Institute, the Validation Institute tests the accuracy of health care performance […]