Simplyhealth Blog

2015 Archive

Charitable giving is a key part of who we are at Simplyhealth. While we donate over £1million to health charities and groups in our local communities every year, it's great to see for ourselves how our support has made a difference.

Naomi House & Jacksplace is a hospice which provides expert care and respite for children and young people with life threatening and limiting illnesses and their families. It has recently undergone a major redevelopment and two employees from Simplyhealth were invited to look around the new facility. Lisa Hammerton gives an account of the day:

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Attending the Personal Finance Awards

Posted on November 2, 2015 by Cameron Niblett, Customer Services Team Leader
As a team leader in Simplyhealth's customer services department I spend the majority of my day supporting my team and liaising with our customers. However, last week I was given the chance to swap my role behind the desk for one evening and visit London to attend an award presentation on behalf of the company. Read more

Employee wellbeing at Simplyhealth

Posted on October 20, 2015 by Brynna Gabrielson
Simplyhealth is a company that is dedicated to helping people with their everyday health needs. Just as helping our customers with their health and wellbeing is important to us, we're also dedicated to supporting the health and wellbeing of our employees. This is done through a range of benefits and initiatives from our Rewards and Culture & Engagement teams. Today we're going to look at a few of the ways we at Simplyhealth support our employees' health and wellbeing. Read more

How Simplyhealth is helping people to make the most of life through charitable giving

Posted on October 7, 2015 by Mark Hamson, chairman of Simplyhealth's Charitable Committee

Being a profitable and responsible organisation is possible and businesses have the opportunity to play a part in society and help support charitable causes that identify with their reason for being. For us this centres around healthcare and with a strain on resources and increasing demand we are committed to supporting health related causes. In 2014, we gave £1.4 million to 22 charities touching the lives of over two million people and have donated £852,787 to 20 charities so far this year.

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Jo Renfrey left Simplyhealth 22 years ago and recently rejoined the company as a customer advisor in our online claims team. In this blog she describes how the ability to take up flexible working played a big part in making the decision to return to Simplyhealth. Read more