Hooper Holmes (NYSE Amex:HH) today announced the introduction of a new ordering website, ePortamedic.com, for life insurance customers. Once customers register for the new site, they will have the added convenience of tracking their orders on any mobile device. The new website makes it quicker, easier and more convenient for agents, brokers and producers to place online orders for Hooper Holmes services. Orders are now processed in a matter of minutes. In addition to fast order processing, ePortamedic.com has a built in Auto-Diagnosis feature that helps customers match Hooper Holmes’ services with applicant criteria and carrier requirements. “Our new Auto-Diagnosis feature takes the guesswork out of the ordering process,” said Dan L. Dodson, Senior Vice President, Life Insurance, “so producers automatically select the right insurance products for their applicants with the right services, based on carrier requirements. Ordering the right Portamedic services has never been easier.” “Plus, once they register for the site,” continued Mr. Dodson, “producers can check their orders on the go with any smart phone or tablet. Our customers can keep track of all their orders wherever they are, and they can easily follow up with their applicants regarding their status.” “Both current and new customers must sign up for ePortamedic.com, and our field sales representatives will be there to help,” said Mr. Dodson. “Our first target audience is insurance agents. We are looking forward to adding additional features and integration with agency management systems for insurance brokers in the near future.” About Hooper Holmes Hooper Holmes is a leader in collecting personal health data and transforming it into useful information, enabling customers to take actions that manage or reduce their risks and expenses. With presence in hundreds of markets and a network of thousands of health professionals, Hooper Holmes can arrange a medical exam anywhere in the U.S. and deliver the results to its customers.
Hooper Holmes has four divisions. Portamedic provides a wide range of medical exam services nationwide. Heritage Labs tests millions of samples annually and helps life insurers improve underwriting performance by better applying the predictive powers of today’s tests. Hooper Holmes Health & Wellness performs risk assessment and risk management services including biometric screenings, health risk assessments and onsite wellness coaching for wellness companies, disease management organizations, clinical research organizations and health plans. Hooper Holmes Services reduces the insurance sales cycle through integrated data collection, tele-interviewing and underwriting services.This press release contains “forward-looking” statements, as such term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on the Company’s current expectations and beliefs and are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Among the important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, these forward-looking statements are our ability to successfully implement our business strategy; uncertainty as to our working capital requirements over the next 12 to 24 months; our ability to maintain compliance with the financial covenant in our credit facility; our expectations regarding our operating cash flows; and the rate of life insurance application activity. Additional information about these and other factors that could affect the Company’s business is set forth in the Company’s annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 9, 2012. The Company undertakes no obligation to update or release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events, except as required by law.