UnitedHealthcare Hopes Apple Fitness+ A Day Keeps The Doctors Away
UnitedHealthcare has become the first health insurance company to provide its members a free year-long subscription to Apple Fitness+, the premium fitness program centered around the Apple Watch.
Apple Fitness+ launched in Dec. 2020 encapsulating 10 training types and spanning a wide range of duration (5-to-45 minutes) and discipline (HITT to yoga). The library includes 1,200 workouts recorded in 4K ultra high-definition (UHD) and, beginning next week, the list will expand further with: Pilates, guided meditation and a new link preparing users for snow season that will be led by Olympic gold medal-winning skier Ted Ligety.
Other new features announced for later this year include an expansion to 15 countries with subtitles for six languages, as well as group workouts where up to 32 users can sync up on the same live session via Apple’s…