Walgreens partners with Alegus to encourage healthy lifestyles — 5 takeaways

Waltham, Mass.-based Alegeus partnered with Walgreens to offer customers wellness rewards for healthy behavior, according to Healthcare Payer News.

Here are five takeaways:

1. Consumers may earn Walgreens Balance Reward points for participating in healthy activities including walking, biking and weight management.

2. Walgreens and Alegeus can gather and access information in real time and on one platform.  

3. Consumers can use the balance reward points for various products at Walgreens.

4. The next phase of the partnership entails targeting specific spending such as for flu shots.

5. Alegus plans to work with other retail companies in the near future.

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