PLANTATION, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Health Information Resource CenterSM has announced the winners of its 16th annual Web Health AwardsSM which honors the nation's best digital health resources. Solstice Benefits won a bronze award in the Health Insurer Division, Medical Education Category for its member wellness piece, Steer Clear of Cancer: Keep your Smile Healthy. A panel of 32 experts in digital health media served as judges and selected gold, silver, bronze and merit winners from nearly 500 entries.
This award proves Solstice's ability to serve as a source of quality dental care information and healthy habit tips for members. It also solidifies the company as a dental industry leader through its commitment to health literacy, consumer education and oral health awareness.
"Our member communication materials are written with member understanding in mind," said Solstice COO Carlos Ferrera. "Happy members are those who have a firm understanding of their health benefits. We don't use insurance jargon and we present complex health information in engaging and relatable formats. I am proud to see our team's efforts rewarded by the reputable Web Health Award program."
A complete list of winners and entry categories can be found at webhealthawards.com.
About the National Health Information Awards:
The Health Information Resource CenterSM (HIRC), organizer of the Web Health Awards, is a national information clearinghouse for professionals who work in consumer health fields. Other well-known HIRC programs include the annual National Health Information AwardsSM (healthawards.com), which annually recognizes the nation's best consumer health information (in non-digital formats), and two national "Fitness Day" events: the annual National Women's Health & Fitness DaySM, held annually the last Wednesday in September, and the annual Family Health & Fitness Day USA®, held the last Saturday in September. Visit fitnessday.com for details on these events, both the largest health promotion events of their kind.
Solstice is a privately-held Florida corporation based in Plantation, Fla. Solstice administers and markets dental, vision, pharmaceutical, life and short- and long-term disability benefits plans. Solstice and its subsidiaries also offer Third Party Administration (TPA) services in the Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia markets—and are in the process of expanding nationwide. It was named one of "Florida's Best Companies to Work For" for the third consecutive year by Florida Trend and ranked No. 5 in the Insurance Industry on Inc. magazine's 2013 "America's Fastest Growing Companies" list. Recently, the company was awarded accreditation with the Better Business Bureau (BBB), indicating dedication to quality and excellence in business practices. For information on Solstice, contact 1.877.760.2247 or visit www.SolsticeBenefits.com.
SOURCE Solstice Benefits, Inc.