WINOOSKI, Vt., Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Marathon Health, LLC, a provider of onsite health centers that enable employers to optimize the health of their workforce and business, ranked as No. 3 on Modern Healthcare's 2017 Best Places to Work in Healthcare list. The company employs over 400 highly trained nurses, physicians and health coaches across 40 states.
"We're honored to be ranked in the top three best places to work by Modern Healthcare. Our employees, who we call Ambassadors, are the primary reason for this recognition as they have created an environment of sharing and caring for one another, our great patients and customers," said Jerry Ford, CEO of Marathon Health. "Our clinical team's commitment to provide the best possible care while meeting each patient where they are, gives each patient a chance at living their best life. This is a true reflection of our Ambassador Code."
Marathon Health partners with employers to create a data-driven, personalized approach to healthcare delivery within high-performing onsite health centers. Marathon Health's collaborative care model enables clinicians to improve the health of employee populations while providing an experience that allows for high patient satisfaction and engagement, and better health outcomes. With Marathon Health, employers can optimize the health of their workforce and their overall business.
"Working at Marathon Health has allowed me to care for patients the way I wanted to when I first decided to become a physician," said Sasha Loffredo, MD, family physician and clinical leader at Marathon Health. "Our approach allows clinicians to spend more time with patients to better understand and address their health needs. We have time to explore the root cause of their health issue, and not just deal with the presenting symptoms."
Marathon Health is currently seeking clinical professionals for a wide range of positions across the country, including in Dothan, Jack, and Decatur, Alabama; and Dodge City, Kansas. For a full list of positions, please visit the career page.
Marathon Health was honored at the 2017 Best Places to Work Awards Dinner on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at the W Las Vegas. Now in its tenth year, the program identifies and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare industry nationwide. Modern Healthcare partners with the Best Companies Group on the assessment process, which includes an extensive employee survey.
About Marathon Health Marathon Health offers a proven solution for helping employers reduce the total cost of health care. The Marathon Health approach integrates the best practices of onsite primary care, health assessment with risk identification, coaching and advocacy, and disease management for high-cost chronic conditions. Marathon Health supports its unique model with an eHealth Portal delivering medical content, interactive diet and fitness tools, a personal health record, and an electronic medical record to manage care. For more information, visit www.marathon-health.com.