PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. and SEATTLE, May 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, announced today that it has been selected as the Healthcare Innovator award winner for the 2016 Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT) Enterprise Awards.
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. The Enterprise Awards are the Philadelphia region's most prestigious honor for technology, healthcare and life sciences companies, leaders and entrepreneurs.
"Our products and services are dramatically improving the way hundreds of thousands of people experience healthcare while driving costs down for payers," said Rajeev Singh, CEO of Accolade. "That is true because over 700 Accolade employees – health assistants, developers, data scientists, our entire team - wake up every morning obsessed with doing the right thing for our clients. We are so pleased that their efforts are being recognized."
Accolade's offerings are used by some of the nation's largest and most innovative employers and health plans. The company's products and services, coupled with the Accolade engagement and influence platform, reach healthcare consumers before they make decisions, and consistently drive cost savings and better outcomes for all Accolade clients.
The winners in 12 categories were announced on May 12, 2016 at the Enterprise Awards gala in Philadelphia.
Accolade is an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems. Accolade's team of compassionate, trusted 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 for five consecutive years. For more information, visit www.accolade.com.