DETROIT, Sept. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fifth year in a row, Meridian Health Plan (Meridian) has been named one of Metro Detroit's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® by The National Association of Business Resources (NABR). Every year, companies throughout Metro Detroit compete for this honor and only the companies with the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach win this award.
Meridian shares this distinction with a variety of highly regarded Metro Detroit businesses, and is one of a handful of companies recognized for the fifth year in a row.
"Here at Meridian care and quality are the essence of our company culture," said Jon Cotton, president and COO, Meridian Health Plan. "By treating our employees like family members we create a more progressive environment where we constantly strive to provide the highest quality of care."
In addition to earning a spot on the Metro Detroit Best and Brightest list, Meridian was recognized as a National Best and Brightest Company to Work for in 2015. The announcement for the National 2016 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® will be released the week of Dec. 5.
"We have created a company culture that is not only the staple of our business, but has become our personality and what we practice daily. I am incredibly proud of the individuals surrounding me who come to work each day full of passion and drive," said Cotton.
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment. Organizations are assessed based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more. All participating companies receive a complimentary assessment report and benefits throughout the year.
The event honoring recipients of this award is Sept. 23, 2016 at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center.
To learn more about Meridian Health Plan visit: https://corp.mhplan.com/en/about-us/
To learn more about Best and Brightest visit: http://101bestandbrightest.com/
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