OLATHE, Kan., Oct. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hooper Holmes, Inc. (NYSE MKT:HH), a national leader in corporate wellness and health screenings is pleased to announce that the City of Olathe in Kansas, an employer to approximately 1,500 city workers, has selected Hooper Holmes to administer  onsite biometric health screening and flu shot vaccines for its work force.

"Teaming up with Hooper Holmes will help further the City's wellness program goal to provide employees with resources to put their health first from the moment of hire to the point of retire," said Dianna Wright, Director of Resource Management for the City of Olathe.  "Biometric health screenings are an important component of our wellness program, identifying individual health risks and encouraging participants to engage in managing their health and taking action.  Hooper's comprehensive solutions allow us to offer more complex test panels and the flu vaccine onsite.  Their network of health professionals is highly trained and experienced. We believe this partnership  delivers a positive, valuable learning experience for our employees that sets the tone for future health and lifestyle improvement efforts."

"We commend the City of Olathe's focus on preventive care and putting health first.  By offering onsite biometric screenings with access to more complex preventive screening tests such as thyroid and prostate health, the City will be providing employees a valuable tool to learn more about their own health status.  Employees will also have the convenience of getting a flu vaccine onsite," said Henry Dubois, President and CEO of Hooper Holmes, Inc.  "We are committed to delivering exceptional services to the City of Olathe's participants and help start them on a path to better health."

For additional information or to submit a request for a proposal, please contact us.

About Hooper HolmesHooper Holmes mobilizes a national network of health professionals to provide on-site health screenings, laboratory testing, risk assessment and sample collection services to wellness and disease management companies, employers and brokers, government organizations and academic institutions nationwide. Under the Accountable Health Solutions brand, the Company combines smart technology, healthcare and behavior change expertise to offer comprehensive health and wellness programs that improve health, increase efficiencies and reduce healthcare delivery costs. 
For further information:Hooper Holmes, Inc.Henry E. DuboisPresident and CEO(913) 764-1045Investors: Andrew BergerS.M. Berger & Company(216) 464-6400

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