DALLAS, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Viverae®, a leader in total population health management, has been recognized in the tenth annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service with a Silver Stevie® Award in the Contact Center of the Year category. Viverae's unique in-house Health Center is home to an experienced customer support and engagement team, registered nurses and dietitians, and other trained and certified health professionals who serve as a personalized resource to program members. As experts in areas of physical activity, weight management, stress management, and tobacco cessation, the Health Center coaching team helps members set realistic well-being goals and manage evidence-based, condition-specific care plans, all while cultivating an inviting and confidential environment for honest communication.
"We know that our clinical coaching and disease management services provide a significant increase in engagement and success in our clients' wellness programs," said Mike Lamb, president and chief executive officer at Viverae. "Because our Health Center experts are able to educate and build trust, we can influence intrinsic change to form positive, daily lifestyle habits that will not only last a lifetime, but greatly impact corporate culture and business outcomes."
The Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service are the world's top sales, business development, contact center, and customer service awards. The Stevie Awards organize several of the world's leading business awards shows, including the prestigious American Business AwardsSM and International Business AwardsSM. More than 60 members of several specialized judging committees determined the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the qualifiers during final judging earlier this month.
"Entries to the Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service continue to grow every year, further validating the essential roles that business development, customer service, and sales play in business success," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "The widespread support of this program made the 2016 competition that much more intense among finalists. The judges were deeply impressed by the winner's accomplishments and we congratulate all of the winners on their commitment to excellence and innovation."
More than 2,100 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year's competition, an increase of 11 percent over 2015. Finalists were determined by the average scores of 115 professionals worldwide, acting as preliminary judges. Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service and the complete list of Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/sales.
Dallas-based Viverae is a total population health management provider and an industry thought leader. Our comprehensive solutions help employers build healthy cultures and manage healthcare costs. Our configurable programs manage engagement and incentives with our proprietary application, MyViverae®. This secure, simple yet powerful app integrates third-party claims and member health data to personalize wellness programs and create an engaging experience.
Viverae's health management programs are compliant with Affordable Care Act requirements and applicable law, and National Committee for Quality Assurance and national health advocacy group standards.
About The Stevie Awards
The Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards. A seventh program, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, will debut in April 2016. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com, and follow the Stevie Awards on Twitter @TheStevieAwards.