Colonial Life broadens enrollment solutions with Employee Navigator partnership

Colonial Life’s new partnership with Employee Navigator gives employers new enrollment solutions

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Aug. 15, 2014) — A new partnership between Colonial Life and Employee Navigator offers employers and their employees streamlined access to enrollment capabilities and services that can save time and money.

Colonial Life’s Harmony® enrollment system now offers real-time integration with Employee Navigator, a cloud-based employee benefits and human resources platform. With a few clicks, employees can enroll in a broad range of benefits including Colonial Life’s insurance products —disability, cancer, critical illness, hospital confinement, life and accident insurance — all from within the Employee Navigator platform, providing an enrollment experience of comprehensive core and voluntary benefits for employers of all sizes.

The Employee Navigator platform gives employers and their employees the ability to offer online enrollment and ongoing benefits administration. Employees have the ability to enroll and manage benefits from their computers or mobile devices, compare insurance options and receive help in making plan selections with Employee Navigator’s decision support tools.

“By integrating our Harmony® enrollment system with Employee Navigator, brokers and employers can now offer Colonial Life benefits via a seamless enrollment process,” says Missy Porth, director, Enrollment Solutions at Colonial Life. “This partnership combines the leading edge technology of both companies with Colonial Life's nationally certified benefit counselors. Together, we make benefits enrollment easy and efficient for employers of all sizes.”

“Our partnership with Colonial Life makes it even easier for insurance agents and their clients to take advantage of important products offered by Colonial Life, while leveraging their extensive and professional benefit advisor staff,” said George Reese, CEO of Employee Navigator. “Integrating our front-end to the Colonial Life back-end eliminates much of the paperwork and administrative burden for brokers, HR professionals and employees.”

About Employee Navigator

Employee Navigator is an employee benefits and HR platform that simplifies management for insurance agencies and their clients alike. By centralizing everything in the cloud, the company makes benefits and HR more efficient and improves the benefits experience for employees. Employee Navigator is offered through insurance agencies that can then offer it to clients without additional per-employee, per-month charges. The platform is currently used by more than 4,000 companies and more than 200,000 employees. For more information, visit www.employeenavigator.com, https://twitter.com/employeenav, or www.linkedin.com/company/employee-navigator-llc.

About Colonial Life

Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company is a market leader in providing financial protection benefits through the workplace, including disability, life, accident, dental, cancer, critical illness and hospital confinement indemnity insurance. The company’s benefit services and education, innovative enrollment technology and personal service support more than 80,000 businesses and organizations, representing more than 3 million of America’s workers and their families. For more information visit www.coloniallife.com or connect with the company at www.facebook.com/coloniallifebenefits, www.twitter.com/coloniallife and www.linkedin.com/company/colonial-life.