Source: Nuffield Health
The world leader in wellness and fitness equipment and technologies will supply its modern digitally-connected equipment to support Nuffield Health members
Nuffield Health, the UK’s leading independent not-for-profit healthcare provider has selected Technogym (TGYM.MI) equipment and digital technologies as its preferred equipment provider for its well-being business. This is part of Nuffield Health’s investment in anticipating and exceeding customer expectations.
Technogym – the internationally renowned developer of fitness, wellness and rehabilitation equipment and the official supplier to the last seven Olympic Games – is the only player in the market offering a full range of equipment connected to a complete digital ecosystem for lifestyle management. This includes an open cloud-based platform, mobile apps for both operator and end-user, and training programs.
The long-term agreement will see Technogym equipment and systems installed across Nuffield Health’s fitness and well-being facilities. Nuffield Health operates 112 fitness and well-being clubs and 31 hospitals across the UK. The replacement options include Technogym’s top connected equipment ranges – ARTIS, SKILL LINE and the UNITY connected console – as well as the digital interaction platforms, underpinned through the “MY WELLNESS CLOUD.”
This will enable Nuffield Health to offer its members an innovative, digital experience, from the initial health assessment, to the creation and tracking of a personalized training programs and the ability to provide coaching both onsite and remotely. Consumers will be able to access their personal training programs and data anywhere and anytime, on the equipment and via mobile.
At the same time, the Technogym Ecosystem provides Nuffield Health with the data and insights that can help it tailor programs and advice for all its customers – including gym members as well as physio and hospital patients.
The agreement began this year and will involve more than 20 Nuffield health clubs by the end of the year. Over the next three years, Technogym will refurbish the vast majority of Nuffield’s properties, including health clubs, hospitals and corporate health clubs.
“We’re delighted to be embarking on this modernization journey with Technogym, who we’ve worked with for a number of years,” said Steve Gray, Nuffield Health CEO. “The digital ecosystem will be a game changer for our customers, enabling us to offer a truly connected health, fitness and well-being experience.”
“This agreement with an innovative operator like Nuffield Health represents a concrete example of our Technogym 4.0 strategy, which leverages our connected ecosystem to implement new business models for our partners and a completely new experience for consumers,” said Nerio Alessandri, Technogym Founder and CEO. “I’m very proud of the social impact that we will be able to create in partnership with Nuffield Health to help people live healthier, happier lives.”
Founded in 1983, Technogym is the world’s leading international supplier of technology and design driven products and services in the Wellness and Fitness industry. Technogym provides a complete range of cardio, strength and functional equipment alongside a digital cloud-based platform allowing consumers to connect with their personal wellness experience anywhere, both on the equipment and via mobile when outdoors. With over 2,000 employees and 14 branches globally, Technogym is present in over 100 countries. More than 80,000 Wellness centers in the world are equipped with Technogym and 40 million users train every day on Technogym. Technogym was the official supplier for the last seven editions of the Olympic Games: Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, Turin 2006, Beijing 2008, London 2012, Rio 2016 and PyeongChang 2018.
About Nuffield Health
Nuffield Health is one of the leading not-for-profit UK healthcare organisations, looking after people for more than 60 years. Today, we run a network of hospitals, medical clinics, fitness and wellbeing clubs and diagnostic units across the UK. We also support businesses in looking after their employees by operating their fitness and wellbeing facilities services.
Through our experts, we link our sites and services up to offer connected healthcare provision, including nutritional therapy, emotional wellbeing, occupational health, comprehensive health assessments, and personal training and hospital treatments. We also offer access to the largest network of physiotherapists outside of the NHS.
As a trading charity, we do not have investors or shareholders to answer to – our customers and patients come first. We invest all our income back into running and developing our health and wellbeing sites and services and pioneering new models of care and delivery so that more people can benefit. Around 94% of our hospitals have been rated good or outstanding by independent regulators.
Find out more about us and our pioneering models of care: https://www.nuffieldhealth.com or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.