PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, health systems and employees, announced today that it has been selected as a Healthcare Innovator finalist for the 2016 Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT) Enterprise Awards.
The Enterprise Awards are the region's most prestigious honor for technology, healthcare and life sciences companies, leaders and entrepreneurs. Now in their twenty third year, the Enterprise Awards are sponsored by Fairmount Partners Investment Banking, in partnership with KPMG. The Healthcare Innovator award recognizes creativity and passion in re-thinking healthcare and driving exceptional impact on cost, quality, and/or access in health care.
"We're honored to be a finalist among such a distinguished group of companies," said Rajeev Singh, CEO of Accolade. "Accolade brings data, science and technology together to create a deeply personal healthcare experience that has a profound effect on people's lives. We know we've built something important and enduring that is dramatically improving the healthcare experience. It's particularly gratifying that some of the country's most experienced healthcare business leaders recognize that we're at the forefront of much-needed change."
Accolade's service is used by some of the nation's most innovative employers, health plans and health systems, and consistently reduces healthcare spending by 10% while delivering near-perfect consumer satisfaction rates of 98% and Net Promoter Scores of 70+.
The winner for each category will be announced on May 12, 2016 at the Enterprise Awards gala in Philadelphia.
Accolade is an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, health systems and employees. Accolade's team of compassionate, exceptional professionals is supported by breakthrough science and technologies to guide people through the healthcare system in a deeply personalized manner. Accolade customers experience industry-leading engagement levels, satisfaction scores unseen in health care, better health outcomes, and cost savings of more than 10 percent. Accolade has been recognized as one of the nation's 25 most promising companies by Forbes magazine, the fastest-growing private healthcare company by Inc. 500 and a Top Workplace in Philadelphia for five consecutive years. For more information, visit www.accolade.com.