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WEAREWELLNESS & EDLOGICS ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

WeAreWellness June 8, 2017

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL WeAreWellness, a leading national broker of wellness solutions, today announced a newly formed vendor partnership with Edlogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in game-based learning. With this relationship, WeAreWellness continues to add to their growing portfolio of the nation’s top wellness vendors.

Through the partnership, WeAreWellness acts as a national broker to provide the streamlined and flexible Edlogics health literacy platform to its current and prospective clients. The Edlogics model focuses on improved consumer engagement through fun, innovative, and gamified learning solutions in a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model.

“Gamifying this model of education is a refreshing way to deliver content,” said Billy Berrios, Vice President of Corporate Wellness, WeAreWellness. “We see this platform as a new way for members to engage. Not only can you learn about specific health topics, but also become more knowledgeable on employee benefits.”

“We are excited to be able to offer our engaging and affordable solution to WeAreWellness’ current and prospective clients,” said Thomas Chamberlain, Founder and CEO, Edlogics. “EdLogics provides one of the most advanced consumer health education and engagement platforms available. By combining the power of multimedia educational videos with interactive game-based learning, challenges and unique incentive strategies we are seeing increased engagement and improvement in user’s understanding of key health issues.”

About WeAreWellness: WeAreWellness is a wellness solutions broker offering comprehensive wellness plans, health risk assessments, biometric screenings, online platforms, corporate health fairs and wellness incentive programs. When WeAreWellness partners with your company for wellness solutions, it becomes more than your wellness broker. It becomes your partner in inspiring healthy habits and positive behavior changes in your employees. WeAreWellness – The Wellbeing Authority! For more information about WeAreWellness, visit www.wearewellness.com.

About Edlogics: EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, and healthcare providers through a web-based and mobile application. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. EdLogics’ platform makes learning fun and engaging, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. For more information about EdLogics, www.edlogics.com.

EdLogics Addresses Health Literacy Gap with Linux Container and Cloud Solutions from Red Hat

Business Wire November 7, 2016

Healthcare Education-as-a-Service provider builds scalable and agile cloud infrastructure with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat JBoss Middleware and Ansible

RALEIGH, N.C.-(BUSINESS WIRE)--Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that EdLogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in game-based learning, has built its digital health literacy platform on container and cloud solutions from Red Hat, including Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat JBoss Middleware, and Ansible by Red Hat. EdLogics’ Education-as-a-Service offering, based on Red Hat technology, is aiming to transform the way consumers learn about health and improve health literacy while simultaneously cutting consumer costs.

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health and EdLogics join forces to help employers improve #health literacy

The announcement is being made in conjunction with PBGH’s Annual Health Care and Benefits Symposium, which is slated for Thursday, Sept. 8, at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center – uniting nearly 400 business, HR and benefits professionals to discuss the changing health care landscape in the region.

The EdLogics Platform™ improves health literacy, makes learning about health fun and engaging, and empowers employees to take greater responsibility for managing their health. Last year's positive pilot study with PBGH employer-member, Allegheny County, has led to PBGH's decision to make the product available and affordable for all of their employer-members.

Studies have indicated that low health literacy - the ability to understand and act on health information - can be tied to patient health outcomes1. EdLogics’ mission is to address health literacy issues through an interactive, personalized experience that makes learning about health fun and engaging, and empowers individuals to take greater responsibility for managing their health. The company's business plan called for delivering a game-based learning platform as a minimum viable product hosted in a public cloud. As interest grew in the EdLogics offering, customers began signing up for the service, providing support for the startup's approach. By offering innovative solutions to address health literacy, EdLogics plans to improve health outcomes and help control rising healthcare costs.

With its Education-as-a-Service platform developed, EdLogics turned to Vizuri, an IT consulting firm that specializes in modern software architectures, tools, and processes, and a Premier Red Hat partner, to help build a modern and agile application infrastructure that could support the startup’s long-term business objectives. Working with Vizuri, EdLogics deployed Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform to address the portability, scalability, and resiliency the company needed for its cloud infrastructure. Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform is specifically designed to provide a more secure, stable platform for container-based deployments while allowing for mission-critical, traditional applications to coexist alongside new, cloud-native and container-based applications.

By deploying each client application in a multitenant, container-based and more secure cloud infrastructure, EdLogics has found that it now has dynamic and automated scalability, plus improved reliability, to help support its client and user growth.

To implement this solution, EdLogics deployed Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform on BlackMesh SecureCloud, a managed service offering that is compliant with the Federal Risk and Authorization Program (FedRAMP), which provides a standardized approach to security and monitoring for cloud products and services. BlackMesh, a Red Hat Certified Cloud and Service Provider, enables EdLogics to comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), and FedRAMP, which can free up the EdLogics team to focus on its core business instead of infrastructure management and maintenance.

EdLogics also deployed Red Hat JBoss Middleware and Ansible by Red Hat, the leading simple, powerful, and agentless open source IT automation framework, to support its integration and DevOps practices. With the combination of Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and Ansible, EdLogics and Vizuri created tailored continuous integration / continuous delivery (CI/CD) processes, taking advantage of the Red Hat solutions for provisioning, configuration management and deployment automation solutions. Using Red Hat JBoss Middleware, EdLogics can integrate its platform with strategic partners, electronic health records (EHRs), patient portals, and care plan systems through a single sign-on interface and share data through API architectures.

Supporting Quotes

Ashesh Badani, vice president and general manager, OpenShift, Red Hat

“Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, in conjunction with our technology partners, brings EdLogics the portability and scalability they need for a growing platform that can require rapid changes to its real-time information. We are proud to provide an open platform that allows EdLogics to improve its customers’ health literacy and give more accessible healthcare education to its user base, better meeting the needs of today’s digitally-savvy patient.”

Thomas M. Chamberlain, PharmD, founder and chief executive officer, EdLogics

“We believed that no one was delivering a personalized, fun, and engaging way to educate consumers and improve health outcomes. So, we set out to create an Education-as-a-Service offering and make it available in the cloud to healthcare organizations, employers, and government agencies. We've invested in the technology and infrastructure necessary to support our platform and we are partnering with Red Hat and Vizuri to make that happen.”

About Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As a connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Learn more at http://www.redhat.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements contained in this press release may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements provide current expectations of future events based on certain assumptions and include any statement that does not directly relate to any historical or current fact. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors, including: risks related to the ability of the Company to compete effectively; the ability to deliver and stimulate demand for new products and technological innovations on a timely basis; delays or reductions in information technology spending; the integration of acquisitions and the ability to market successfully acquired technologies and products; fluctuations in exchange rates; the effects of industry consolidation; uncertainty and adverse results in litigation and related settlements; the inability to adequately protect Company intellectual property and the potential for infringement or breach of license claims of or relating to third party intellectual property; risks related to data and information security vulnerabilities; the ability to meet financial and operational challenges encountered in our international operations; ineffective management of, and control over, the Company's growth and international operations; and changes in and a dependence on key personnel, as well as other factors contained in our most recent Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q (copies of which may be accessed through the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at http://www.sec.gov), including those found therein under the captions "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations". In addition to these factors, actual future performance, outcomes, and results may differ materially because of more general factors including (without limitation) general industry and market conditions and growth rates, economic and political conditions, governmental and public policy changes and the impact of natural disasters such as earthquakes and floods. The forward-looking statements included in this press release represent the Company's views as of the date of this press release and these views could change. However, while the Company may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, the Company specifically disclaims any obligation to do so. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing the Company's views as of any date subsequent to the date of this press release.

Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, the Shadowman logo, JBoss, Ansible and OpenShift are trademarks or registered trademarks of Red Hat, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the U.S. and other countries. Linux® is the registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the U.S. and other countries.

1 http://www.cdc.gov/healthliteracy/learn/understandingliteracy.html

Contacts

Red Hat, Inc.
Stephanie Wonderlick, +1-571-421-8169
swonderl@redhat.com

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health and EdLogics Join Forces to Help Employers Improve Health Literacy

Business Wire September 7, 2016

Combining efforts to transform the way consumers learn about health and their health benefits

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health (PBGH) today announces it has entered into a partnership with EdLogics, an education-based consumer engagement company, to provide innovative health education and employee engagement solutions to PBGH's employer-members. PBGH is the region’s leading employer-led coalition designed to drive transparency in health care data, cost and quality.

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health and EdLogics join forces to help employers improve #health literacy

The announcement is being made in conjunction with PBGH’s Annual Health Care and Benefits Symposium, which is slated for Thursday, Sept. 8, at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center – uniting nearly 400 business, HR and benefits professionals to discuss the changing health care landscape in the region.

The EdLogics Platform™ improves health literacy, makes learning about health fun and engaging, and empowers employees to take greater responsibility for managing their health. Last year's positive pilot study with PBGH employer-member, Allegheny County, has led to PBGH's decision to make the product available and affordable for all of their employer-members.

More than 90 million Americans are at risk for preventable health problems because of low health literacy, and 80 percent of people forget their physician's instructions by the time they reach the parking lot. The cost of low health literacy in the United States has been estimated to be as high as $238 billion annually.

EdLogics combines the power of interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational videos, gamification strategies, a personalized recommendation engine, and a proprietary incentive system to deliver an individualized and highly engaging user experience. Through improved understanding of important health issues, medications, health insurance and financial wellness, EdLogics helps employees become smarter consumers of healthcare services and increase awareness and utilization of employer-sponsored population health management programs.

Jessica Brooks, PBGH’s CEO and Executive Director, said, “We are excited about our relationship with EdLogics. Their product is unique, innovative, and unlike any other our employer-members have seen in the marketplace. And, the result of our pilot program were very promising. We are looking forward to helping our employer-members leverage the EdLogics platform to increase health literacy, improve medication compliance, and optimize health outcomes for their employees.”

"We are thrilled to be offering our engaging and affordable Education-as-a-Service (EaaS) solution to PBGH's employer members to help them reduce unnecessary healthcare expenditures and improve the health and wellness of their employees and covered dependents.” said Thomas M. Chamberlain, PharmD, EdLogics' Founder and CEO. “Having the endorsement of PBGH further validates EdLogics' value proposition and reinforces our position as a market leader in providing innovative consumer engagement solutions for the healthcare industry."

About PBGH

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health (PBGH) is an employer-led, non-profit coalition of organizations representing various business segments including private and public employers, government and education. Representing more than 100 employer-members, PBGH offers group purchasing, employee engagement programs, networking, benchmarking, educational opportunities and health care and benefit analysis. Through various initiatives and programs, PBGH strives to improve the cost, delivery, and value of health care, and offers member only and community forums for the exchange of ideas and viewpoints.
www.pbghpa.com @pbghpa

About EdLogics

EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, healthcare providers, and the government. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, gamification, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. The EdLogics Platform™ makes learning fun and engaging, measures learning comprehension, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. www.edlogics.com @EdLogics

Contacts

Press:
PBGH:
Jessica Brooks, 412-251-0230
jessica.brooks@pbghpa.com

Or EdLogics
Shelby Silberman, 412-605-9167
shelby.silberman@edlogics.com

EdLogics and REMWorks® Sleep Store Aim to Cut Healthcare Costs by Promoting Better Sleep

Business Wire April 25, 2016

Highmark Inc’s REMWorks Sleep Store and EdLogics are seeking to improve health literacy and reduce medical claims through educational games and cash incentives

PITTSBURGH, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EdLogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in game-based learning, has collaborated with REMWorks Sleep Store to improve consumer knowledge of the importance of quality sleep. Through this initiative, EdLogics and REMWorks have developed an incentivized, game-based health education platform that aims to improve sleep quality and teach consumers how to manage sleep health and associated costly health conditions.

REMWork and @EdLogics are seeking to improve health literacy and reduce medical claims through incentives.

"Quality sleep is a huge factor in an employee's health and work productivity. By providing sleep health tips and tools, and incentivizing individuals to learn about the importance of sleep, we may prevent future health problems and costly claims down the road," says Katie Colborn, Sales Manager of REMWorks Sleep Store. "EdLogics is the perfect fit to provide engaging education for our customers."

Allegheny County of Pennsylvania employees were the first to enroll in this new program from REMWorks. The need for a platform targeting sleep improvement is clear: the Epworth Sleepiness Assessment showed that 38.1 percent of employees experience excessive daytime sleepiness, and the Stop Bang Sleep Assessment showed that 59.8 percent are at risk for sleep apnea. Only 8.5% of employees reported they felt confident making decisions regarding their health.

The EdLogics platform is making a difference. Allegheny County employees scored an average of 67% on the sleep health baseline knowledge assessment, which measures health knowledge before going through the sleep health education program. By completing activities and games and learning strategies for better sleep, employees increased their average score to 95 percent on the sleep health final knowledge assessment – an increase of 42 percent.

Since Allegheny County launched the REMWorks program on September 1, 2015, employee feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. Using the health literacy platform resulted in employee’s commitment to positive behavior changes – over 70 percent said they will change their behavior based on what they learned. A person's behavior has a stronger impact on health than almost any other factor, so a widespread commitment to positive behavior changes could have a lasting impact on future health claims.

About EdLogics:

EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, healthcare providers, and the government. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. The EdLogics' platform makes learning fun and engaging, measures learning comprehension, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. For more information about EdLogics, visit www.edlogics.com.

About REMWorks:

REMWorks Sleep Store opened in December 2014 in The Waterfront in Homestead, PA to address sleep health issues and prevent related complications resulting from common sleep disorders. Health insurer Highmark Inc provided the resources to launch this new concept that offers high quality patient care in a relaxing, comfortable and innovative retail store environment. With professional Sleep Coaches on hand, REMWorks offers products and education to improve sleep quality and overall health that can potentially reduce future claims costs on related medical conditions. REMWorks Sleep Store is designed to provide solutions for a variety of sleep disorders, offering a variety of products for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), snoring, sleeplessness, insomnia, seasonal affective disorder (SAD), and even kids sleep solutions.

Contacts

Edlogics
Shellby Silberman
shelby.silberman@edlogics.com

Or
REMWorks Sleep Store
Amy Phillips
amy.phillips@remworkssleepstore.com

EdLogics Partners with PatientBond to Revolutionize Engagement of the Healthcare Consumer

Business Wire February 29, 2016

Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy G. Thompson Brings the Companies Together to Change Consumer Behavior

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE--EdLogics, a market-leading innovator in improving health literacy and consumer engagement, is partnering with PatientBond, a leader in patient communications and statistically-based consumer profiling, to optimize consumer engagement and health outcomes for healthcare payers, providers and employers.

Insights into improving health literacy | Find @c2b_solutions, @PatientBond in booth 4674 at #HIMSS16 #lasvegas

EdLogics’ comprehensive consumer engagement solution is focused on improving health literacy by simplifying critical health information, enabling consumers with different learning styles and reading abilities to understand their role in managing common and costly health conditions. EdLogics’ creative approach to integrating interactive multimedia learning programs, gamification, incentives and rewards into a fun and engaging learning experience, is being delivered through employers, insurers, and health care organizations throughout the country.

PatientBond uses a highly predictive, psychographic segmentation model to identify more effective ways of motivating positive health behaviors among healthcare consumers based on their attitudes, priorities and health personalities. PatientBond then delivers customized communications to healthcare consumers based on these insights, using channels such as email, text messages and phone calls, to address important issues like medication adherence, hospital readmission avoidance and wellness education.

As former U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary and Governor of Wisconsin, Tommy Thompson has always seen the need to bring innovative companies together to educate consumers and improve public health. Thompson has been an active and vocal advocate for improving health literacy and developing revolutionary ways to enhance patient engagement. “It’s well established that people who are engaged in and understand their health have fewer hospital admissions, less ER visits and better outcomes. Companies like EdLogics empower those individuals to make better healthcare decisions and live healthier lives,” stated Thompson.

Thompson is familiar with PatientBond through Casey Albertson, President of PatientBond, when Albertson was an executive at Procter & Gamble in its Healthcare Division. Albertson had been leading work to strengthen physician/patient relationships through personalized care.

“Governor Thompson made the connection between EdLogics and PatientBond, recognizing that PatientBond’s outbound communications system is unique and can accelerate healthcare consumer participation with the EdLogics platform,” explained Albertson.

Tom Chamberlain, Pharm.D, Founder and CEO of EdLogics said they will use PatientBond’s software platform to engage consumers via text, email and voicemail with messaging that is customized based on user preferences and their psychographic profile.

“Edlogics provides one of the most advanced consumer health education and engagement platforms available. We combine the power of multimedia educational videos with interactive game-based learning, challenges and unique incentive strategies to improve user’s understanding of key health issues and encourage them to become more responsible healthcare consumers,” said Chamberlain. “The improvements that we are seeing in engagement and learning are dramatic and very encouraging.”

“Combining the strengths of these two companies is the kind of innovation we need to make a real impact on health outcomes in the United States,” stated Thompson.

About EdLogics

EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, and healthcare providers through a web-based and mobile application. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. EdLogics' platform makes learning fun and engaging, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. For more information about EdLogics, visit www.edlogics.com.

About PatientBond

Founded in 2011, PatientBond provides next generation patient and member engagement solutions. PatientBond’s highly configurable communications engine supports rapid deployment for a diverse set of patient engagement applications, based on patients’ communication preferences determined through extensive market research and psychographic segmentation. The PatientBond communications workflows allow protocols to be developed and deployed in a very short period of time to address specific engagement needs including appointment reminders, medication adherence, 30 day readmission, appropriate ER reduction, wellness education and more. PatientBond is a portfolio company of HGP Capital. Information about PatientBond is available at www.patientbond.com.

PatientBond will be showcasing its innovation at the 2016 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) in booth 4674 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, from February 29 – March 4, 2016.

Contacts

Press:
PatientBond
Brent Walker, 513-314-5981
brent@patientbond.com

Or EdLogics
Kirk Woodruff
kirk.woodruff@edlogics.com

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WEAREWELLNESS & EDLOGICS ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

WeAreWellness June 8, 2017

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL WeAreWellness, a leading national broker of wellness solutions, today announced a newly formed vendor partnership with Edlogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in game-based learning. With this relationship, WeAreWellness continues to add to their growing portfolio of the nation’s top wellness vendors.

Through the partnership, WeAreWellness acts as a national broker to provide the streamlined and flexible Edlogics health literacy platform to its current and prospective clients. The Edlogics model focuses on improved consumer engagement through fun, innovative, and gamified learning solutions in a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model.

“Gamifying this model of education is a refreshing way to deliver content,” said Billy Berrios, Vice President of Corporate Wellness, WeAreWellness. “We see this platform as a new way for members to engage. Not only can you learn about specific health topics, but also become more knowledgeable on employee benefits.”

“We are excited to be able to offer our engaging and affordable solution to WeAreWellness’ current and prospective clients,” said Thomas Chamberlain, Founder and CEO, Edlogics. “EdLogics provides one of the most advanced consumer health education and engagement platforms available. By combining the power of multimedia educational videos with interactive game-based learning, challenges and unique incentive strategies we are seeing increased engagement and improvement in user’s understanding of key health issues.”

About WeAreWellness: WeAreWellness is a wellness solutions broker offering comprehensive wellness plans, health risk assessments, biometric screenings, online platforms, corporate health fairs and wellness incentive programs. When WeAreWellness partners with your company for wellness solutions, it becomes more than your wellness broker. It becomes your partner in inspiring healthy habits and positive behavior changes in your employees. WeAreWellness – The Wellbeing Authority! For more information about WeAreWellness, visit www.wearewellness.com.

About Edlogics: EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, and healthcare providers through a web-based and mobile application. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. EdLogics’ platform makes learning fun and engaging, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. For more information about EdLogics, www.edlogics.com.

EdLogics Addresses Health Literacy Gap with Linux Container and Cloud Solutions from Red Hat

Business Wire November 7, 2016

Healthcare Education-as-a-Service provider builds scalable and agile cloud infrastructure with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat JBoss Middleware and Ansible

RALEIGH, N.C.-(BUSINESS WIRE)--Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that EdLogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in game-based learning, has built its digital health literacy platform on container and cloud solutions from Red Hat, including Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat JBoss Middleware, and Ansible by Red Hat. EdLogics’ Education-as-a-Service offering, based on Red Hat technology, is aiming to transform the way consumers learn about health and improve health literacy while simultaneously cutting consumer costs.

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health and EdLogics join forces to help employers improve #health literacy

The announcement is being made in conjunction with PBGH’s Annual Health Care and Benefits Symposium, which is slated for Thursday, Sept. 8, at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center – uniting nearly 400 business, HR and benefits professionals to discuss the changing health care landscape in the region.

The EdLogics Platform™ improves health literacy, makes learning about health fun and engaging, and empowers employees to take greater responsibility for managing their health. Last year's positive pilot study with PBGH employer-member, Allegheny County, has led to PBGH's decision to make the product available and affordable for all of their employer-members.

Studies have indicated that low health literacy - the ability to understand and act on health information - can be tied to patient health outcomes1. EdLogics’ mission is to address health literacy issues through an interactive, personalized experience that makes learning about health fun and engaging, and empowers individuals to take greater responsibility for managing their health. The company's business plan called for delivering a game-based learning platform as a minimum viable product hosted in a public cloud. As interest grew in the EdLogics offering, customers began signing up for the service, providing support for the startup's approach. By offering innovative solutions to address health literacy, EdLogics plans to improve health outcomes and help control rising healthcare costs.

With its Education-as-a-Service platform developed, EdLogics turned to Vizuri, an IT consulting firm that specializes in modern software architectures, tools, and processes, and a Premier Red Hat partner, to help build a modern and agile application infrastructure that could support the startup’s long-term business objectives. Working with Vizuri, EdLogics deployed Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform to address the portability, scalability, and resiliency the company needed for its cloud infrastructure. Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform is specifically designed to provide a more secure, stable platform for container-based deployments while allowing for mission-critical, traditional applications to coexist alongside new, cloud-native and container-based applications.

By deploying each client application in a multitenant, container-based and more secure cloud infrastructure, EdLogics has found that it now has dynamic and automated scalability, plus improved reliability, to help support its client and user growth.

To implement this solution, EdLogics deployed Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform on BlackMesh SecureCloud, a managed service offering that is compliant with the Federal Risk and Authorization Program (FedRAMP), which provides a standardized approach to security and monitoring for cloud products and services. BlackMesh, a Red Hat Certified Cloud and Service Provider, enables EdLogics to comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), and FedRAMP, which can free up the EdLogics team to focus on its core business instead of infrastructure management and maintenance.

EdLogics also deployed Red Hat JBoss Middleware and Ansible by Red Hat, the leading simple, powerful, and agentless open source IT automation framework, to support its integration and DevOps practices. With the combination of Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and Ansible, EdLogics and Vizuri created tailored continuous integration / continuous delivery (CI/CD) processes, taking advantage of the Red Hat solutions for provisioning, configuration management and deployment automation solutions. Using Red Hat JBoss Middleware, EdLogics can integrate its platform with strategic partners, electronic health records (EHRs), patient portals, and care plan systems through a single sign-on interface and share data through API architectures.

Supporting Quotes

Ashesh Badani, vice president and general manager, OpenShift, Red Hat

“Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, in conjunction with our technology partners, brings EdLogics the portability and scalability they need for a growing platform that can require rapid changes to its real-time information. We are proud to provide an open platform that allows EdLogics to improve its customers’ health literacy and give more accessible healthcare education to its user base, better meeting the needs of today’s digitally-savvy patient.”

Thomas M. Chamberlain, PharmD, founder and chief executive officer, EdLogics

“We believed that no one was delivering a personalized, fun, and engaging way to educate consumers and improve health outcomes. So, we set out to create an Education-as-a-Service offering and make it available in the cloud to healthcare organizations, employers, and government agencies. We've invested in the technology and infrastructure necessary to support our platform and we are partnering with Red Hat and Vizuri to make that happen.”

About Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As a connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Learn more at http://www.redhat.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements contained in this press release may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements provide current expectations of future events based on certain assumptions and include any statement that does not directly relate to any historical or current fact. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors, including: risks related to the ability of the Company to compete effectively; the ability to deliver and stimulate demand for new products and technological innovations on a timely basis; delays or reductions in information technology spending; the integration of acquisitions and the ability to market successfully acquired technologies and products; fluctuations in exchange rates; the effects of industry consolidation; uncertainty and adverse results in litigation and related settlements; the inability to adequately protect Company intellectual property and the potential for infringement or breach of license claims of or relating to third party intellectual property; risks related to data and information security vulnerabilities; the ability to meet financial and operational challenges encountered in our international operations; ineffective management of, and control over, the Company's growth and international operations; and changes in and a dependence on key personnel, as well as other factors contained in our most recent Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q (copies of which may be accessed through the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at http://www.sec.gov), including those found therein under the captions "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations". In addition to these factors, actual future performance, outcomes, and results may differ materially because of more general factors including (without limitation) general industry and market conditions and growth rates, economic and political conditions, governmental and public policy changes and the impact of natural disasters such as earthquakes and floods. The forward-looking statements included in this press release represent the Company's views as of the date of this press release and these views could change. However, while the Company may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, the Company specifically disclaims any obligation to do so. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing the Company's views as of any date subsequent to the date of this press release.

Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, the Shadowman logo, JBoss, Ansible and OpenShift are trademarks or registered trademarks of Red Hat, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the U.S. and other countries. Linux® is the registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the U.S. and other countries.

1 http://www.cdc.gov/healthliteracy/learn/understandingliteracy.html

Contacts

Red Hat, Inc.
Stephanie Wonderlick, +1-571-421-8169
swonderl@redhat.com

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health and EdLogics Join Forces to Help Employers Improve Health Literacy

Business Wire September 7, 2016

Combining efforts to transform the way consumers learn about health and their health benefits

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health (PBGH) today announces it has entered into a partnership with EdLogics, an education-based consumer engagement company, to provide innovative health education and employee engagement solutions to PBGH's employer-members. PBGH is the region’s leading employer-led coalition designed to drive transparency in health care data, cost and quality.

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health and EdLogics join forces to help employers improve #health literacy

The announcement is being made in conjunction with PBGH’s Annual Health Care and Benefits Symposium, which is slated for Thursday, Sept. 8, at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center – uniting nearly 400 business, HR and benefits professionals to discuss the changing health care landscape in the region.

The EdLogics Platform™ improves health literacy, makes learning about health fun and engaging, and empowers employees to take greater responsibility for managing their health. Last year's positive pilot study with PBGH employer-member, Allegheny County, has led to PBGH's decision to make the product available and affordable for all of their employer-members.

More than 90 million Americans are at risk for preventable health problems because of low health literacy, and 80 percent of people forget their physician's instructions by the time they reach the parking lot. The cost of low health literacy in the United States has been estimated to be as high as $238 billion annually.

EdLogics combines the power of interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational videos, gamification strategies, a personalized recommendation engine, and a proprietary incentive system to deliver an individualized and highly engaging user experience. Through improved understanding of important health issues, medications, health insurance and financial wellness, EdLogics helps employees become smarter consumers of healthcare services and increase awareness and utilization of employer-sponsored population health management programs.

Jessica Brooks, PBGH’s CEO and Executive Director, said, “We are excited about our relationship with EdLogics. Their product is unique, innovative, and unlike any other our employer-members have seen in the marketplace. And, the result of our pilot program were very promising. We are looking forward to helping our employer-members leverage the EdLogics platform to increase health literacy, improve medication compliance, and optimize health outcomes for their employees.”

"We are thrilled to be offering our engaging and affordable Education-as-a-Service (EaaS) solution to PBGH's employer members to help them reduce unnecessary healthcare expenditures and improve the health and wellness of their employees and covered dependents.” said Thomas M. Chamberlain, PharmD, EdLogics' Founder and CEO. “Having the endorsement of PBGH further validates EdLogics' value proposition and reinforces our position as a market leader in providing innovative consumer engagement solutions for the healthcare industry."

About PBGH

The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health (PBGH) is an employer-led, non-profit coalition of organizations representing various business segments including private and public employers, government and education. Representing more than 100 employer-members, PBGH offers group purchasing, employee engagement programs, networking, benchmarking, educational opportunities and health care and benefit analysis. Through various initiatives and programs, PBGH strives to improve the cost, delivery, and value of health care, and offers member only and community forums for the exchange of ideas and viewpoints.
www.pbghpa.com @pbghpa

About EdLogics

EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, healthcare providers, and the government. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, gamification, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. The EdLogics Platform™ makes learning fun and engaging, measures learning comprehension, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. www.edlogics.com @EdLogics

Contacts

Press:
PBGH:
Jessica Brooks, 412-251-0230
jessica.brooks@pbghpa.com

Or EdLogics
Shelby Silberman, 412-605-9167
shelby.silberman@edlogics.com

EdLogics and REMWorks® Sleep Store Aim to Cut Healthcare Costs by Promoting Better Sleep

Business Wire April 25, 2016

Highmark Inc’s REMWorks Sleep Store and EdLogics are seeking to improve health literacy and reduce medical claims through educational games and cash incentives

PITTSBURGH, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EdLogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in game-based learning, has collaborated with REMWorks Sleep Store to improve consumer knowledge of the importance of quality sleep. Through this initiative, EdLogics and REMWorks have developed an incentivized, game-based health education platform that aims to improve sleep quality and teach consumers how to manage sleep health and associated costly health conditions.

REMWork and @EdLogics are seeking to improve health literacy and reduce medical claims through incentives.

"Quality sleep is a huge factor in an employee's health and work productivity. By providing sleep health tips and tools, and incentivizing individuals to learn about the importance of sleep, we may prevent future health problems and costly claims down the road," says Katie Colborn, Sales Manager of REMWorks Sleep Store. "EdLogics is the perfect fit to provide engaging education for our customers."

Allegheny County of Pennsylvania employees were the first to enroll in this new program from REMWorks. The need for a platform targeting sleep improvement is clear: the Epworth Sleepiness Assessment showed that 38.1 percent of employees experience excessive daytime sleepiness, and the Stop Bang Sleep Assessment showed that 59.8 percent are at risk for sleep apnea. Only 8.5% of employees reported they felt confident making decisions regarding their health.

The EdLogics platform is making a difference. Allegheny County employees scored an average of 67% on the sleep health baseline knowledge assessment, which measures health knowledge before going through the sleep health education program. By completing activities and games and learning strategies for better sleep, employees increased their average score to 95 percent on the sleep health final knowledge assessment – an increase of 42 percent.

Since Allegheny County launched the REMWorks program on September 1, 2015, employee feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. Using the health literacy platform resulted in employee’s commitment to positive behavior changes – over 70 percent said they will change their behavior based on what they learned. A person's behavior has a stronger impact on health than almost any other factor, so a widespread commitment to positive behavior changes could have a lasting impact on future health claims.

About EdLogics:

EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, healthcare providers, and the government. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. The EdLogics' platform makes learning fun and engaging, measures learning comprehension, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. For more information about EdLogics, visit www.edlogics.com.

About REMWorks:

REMWorks Sleep Store opened in December 2014 in The Waterfront in Homestead, PA to address sleep health issues and prevent related complications resulting from common sleep disorders. Health insurer Highmark Inc provided the resources to launch this new concept that offers high quality patient care in a relaxing, comfortable and innovative retail store environment. With professional Sleep Coaches on hand, REMWorks offers products and education to improve sleep quality and overall health that can potentially reduce future claims costs on related medical conditions. REMWorks Sleep Store is designed to provide solutions for a variety of sleep disorders, offering a variety of products for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), snoring, sleeplessness, insomnia, seasonal affective disorder (SAD), and even kids sleep solutions.

Contacts

Edlogics
Shellby Silberman
shelby.silberman@edlogics.com

Or
REMWorks Sleep Store
Amy Phillips
amy.phillips@remworkssleepstore.com

EdLogics Partners with PatientBond to Revolutionize Engagement of the Healthcare Consumer

Business Wire February 29, 2016

Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy G. Thompson Brings the Companies Together to Change Consumer Behavior

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE--EdLogics, a market-leading innovator in improving health literacy and consumer engagement, is partnering with PatientBond, a leader in patient communications and statistically-based consumer profiling, to optimize consumer engagement and health outcomes for healthcare payers, providers and employers.

Insights into improving health literacy | Find @c2b_solutions, @PatientBond in booth 4674 at #HIMSS16 #lasvegas

EdLogics’ comprehensive consumer engagement solution is focused on improving health literacy by simplifying critical health information, enabling consumers with different learning styles and reading abilities to understand their role in managing common and costly health conditions. EdLogics’ creative approach to integrating interactive multimedia learning programs, gamification, incentives and rewards into a fun and engaging learning experience, is being delivered through employers, insurers, and health care organizations throughout the country.

PatientBond uses a highly predictive, psychographic segmentation model to identify more effective ways of motivating positive health behaviors among healthcare consumers based on their attitudes, priorities and health personalities. PatientBond then delivers customized communications to healthcare consumers based on these insights, using channels such as email, text messages and phone calls, to address important issues like medication adherence, hospital readmission avoidance and wellness education.

As former U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary and Governor of Wisconsin, Tommy Thompson has always seen the need to bring innovative companies together to educate consumers and improve public health. Thompson has been an active and vocal advocate for improving health literacy and developing revolutionary ways to enhance patient engagement. “It’s well established that people who are engaged in and understand their health have fewer hospital admissions, less ER visits and better outcomes. Companies like EdLogics empower those individuals to make better healthcare decisions and live healthier lives,” stated Thompson.

Thompson is familiar with PatientBond through Casey Albertson, President of PatientBond, when Albertson was an executive at Procter & Gamble in its Healthcare Division. Albertson had been leading work to strengthen physician/patient relationships through personalized care.

“Governor Thompson made the connection between EdLogics and PatientBond, recognizing that PatientBond’s outbound communications system is unique and can accelerate healthcare consumer participation with the EdLogics platform,” explained Albertson.

Tom Chamberlain, Pharm.D, Founder and CEO of EdLogics said they will use PatientBond’s software platform to engage consumers via text, email and voicemail with messaging that is customized based on user preferences and their psychographic profile.

“Edlogics provides one of the most advanced consumer health education and engagement platforms available. We combine the power of multimedia educational videos with interactive game-based learning, challenges and unique incentive strategies to improve user’s understanding of key health issues and encourage them to become more responsible healthcare consumers,” said Chamberlain. “The improvements that we are seeing in engagement and learning are dramatic and very encouraging.”

“Combining the strengths of these two companies is the kind of innovation we need to make a real impact on health outcomes in the United States,” stated Thompson.

About EdLogics

EdLogics is an education-based consumer engagement company that provides innovative health education and learning management solutions to employers, health plans, and healthcare providers through a web-based and mobile application. Through interactive game-based learning, multimedia educational programs, quizzes, challenges, and rewards for educational achievement, EdLogics is transforming the way consumers learn about health. EdLogics' platform makes learning fun and engaging, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. For more information about EdLogics, visit www.edlogics.com.

About PatientBond

Founded in 2011, PatientBond provides next generation patient and member engagement solutions. PatientBond’s highly configurable communications engine supports rapid deployment for a diverse set of patient engagement applications, based on patients’ communication preferences determined through extensive market research and psychographic segmentation. The PatientBond communications workflows allow protocols to be developed and deployed in a very short period of time to address specific engagement needs including appointment reminders, medication adherence, 30 day readmission, appropriate ER reduction, wellness education and more. PatientBond is a portfolio company of HGP Capital. Information about PatientBond is available at www.patientbond.com.

PatientBond will be showcasing its innovation at the 2016 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) in booth 4674 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, from February 29 – March 4, 2016.

Contacts

Press:
PatientBond
Brent Walker, 513-314-5981
brent@patientbond.com

Or EdLogics
Kirk Woodruff
kirk.woodruff@edlogics.com

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