ATLANTA, December 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Sharecare (Nasdaq: SHCR), the digital health company that helps people manage all of their health in one place, and Sonesta International Hotels Corporation (Sonesta) today announced that the North American portfolio of the leading hotelier managed brands has achieved the VERIFIED Sharecare Health Security Designation. With the health security of all 250+ properties in the portfolio verified through Sharecare’s third-party validation system, Sonesta becomes the first major hospitality company to achieve this portfolio-wide accolade.
“Sharecare is proud to congratulate Sonesta on achieving this designation across its North American portfolio, and we express our appreciation for its leadership in integrating health security into the future of travel,” said declared Hermann Elger, executive vice president of travel, entertainment and health safety at Sharecare. “With such efforts led by the Sonesta team, we are one step closer to realizing a vision where shared responsibility for our collective health and well-being enables us to enjoy our happiest and healthiest lives.” throughout our travels. “
In response to the pandemic, Sharecare and Forbes Travel Guide have teamed up to create Sharecare Health Security VERIFIED, a comprehensive verification process and platform that enables hospitality companies like Sonesta to validate protocols and procedures to mitigate transmission of the disease. COVID-19 and other public health risks in institutions. Stay safe with Sonesta, the hotel leader’s rigorous health and cleanliness program, includes measures to ensure every property meets or exceeds CDC and government requirements and guidelines. In addition to validating the elements of the program – which include improved cleaning and disinfection protocols, employee training, etc.
âThis third-party verification process has ensured that the safety and well-being of our customers and employees is a priority. The standards introduced by Stay Safe with Sonesta have been independently verified by each of our managed properties. help from Sharecare and will provide customers with peace of mind when visiting our hotels, âsaid Vera Manoukian, COO at Sonesta.
Each of the properties managed by Sonesta in North America is part of a growing global network of Sharecare Health Security CHECKED hotels, resorts, restaurants and other hospitality businesses. Sharecare VERIFIED properties are distinguished by the Sharecare VERIFIED badge, which Sonesta customers can find online and onsite at every property, which signals the brand’s continued commitment to their health and safety.
For more information on the Sharecare VERIFIED Stay Safe with Sonesta program, visit sonesta.com/staysafe.
Sonesta is one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the United States, currently ranked 8th by Smith Travel Research (STR) with 1,200 properties totaling 100,000 rooms across 15 brands in eight countries. You will find almost 300 hotels under one of the seven Sonesta brands – Royal Sonesta; Sonesta Hotels and Resorts; Sonesta Select; Sonesta ES Suites; Sonesta Simply Suites; Sonesta Posadas del Inca; Sonesta Cruise Collection – operating in the United States, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Peru, and Saint-Martin. Sonesta also owns and franchises eight other brands, including – Hotel RL; Red Lion Hotels; Red Lion Inn & Suites; Signature Inn; Extended stay guest house; Knights Inn; Americas Best Value Inn; Canadas Best Value Inn – with nearly 900 franchised properties across the United States and Canada. For more information about Sonesta and its locations, visit Sonesta.com or call 800.Sonesta (800.766.3782). For more information on Red Lion hotels, visit Redlion.com.
Sharecare is the leading digital health company helping people – no matter where they are on their health journey – unify and manage all of their health in one place. Our comprehensive, data-driven virtual health platform is designed to help individuals, providers, employers, health plans, government organizations, and communities optimize individual and population well-being by promoting positive behavior change. Driven by our philosophy that we are all better, at Sharecare we are committed to supporting each individual with their personal health perspective and to making high quality care more accessible and affordable for all. To find out more, visit www.sharecare.com.
Sharecare Public Relations Team