Plymouth Meeting, PA (PRWEB) September 21, 2011
Health Advocate, the nation’s leading independent healthcare advocacy and assistance company has announced a major expansion to support the company’s strong growth. The program includes:
- Expanded office space –The Walton Road property in Plymouth Meeting, PA has increased the company’s office space to nearly 100,000 square feet.
- New Hires – 60 employees have been hired since the beginning of 2011. The company expects to add another 30 employees in the fourth quarter.
- Additional Product Offerings– In addition to its core advocacy program, the company has experienced strong growth in its EAP, Wellness and Benefits Gateway™ products.
- Infrastructure investment – The company has made significant investments in technology and communications (specifically upgrading the computer and phone systems) to support growth.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
When: September 23, 2011, 1:00 pm
Where: 3043 Walton Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
To help celebrate the company’s growth, Health Advocate will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony. They will also be announcing their expanded employee wellness program along with a health fair to honor its employees. The fair will include flu shots, CPR training, blood pressure screenings, cholesterol screenings, and healthy snacks. There will also be tours of the facility, including Health Advocate’s new fitness center.
“Making long-term investments in supporting our business, adding new and leading-edge solutions, and most importantly having a highly talented team of dedicated professionals to ensure that we continue to provide personalized world-class service to our clients and members is at the heart of our ongoing success,” says Michael J. Cardillo, President, CEO, and cofounder, Health Advocate, Inc.
“Our enhanced wellness program is another example of the commitment we make to employee wellbeing,” says Martin B. Rosen, Executive Vice President and cofounder, Health Advocate, Inc. “The program is built around our culture of emphasizing the important role our employees play in our business.”
Founded 10 years ago, Health Advocate quickly built a reputation as the nation’s leader in healthcare advocacy; providing a hands-on, personalized service to help people when it matters most. It’s that level of service that helped push for widespread adoption of the company’s suite of advocacy and other health-related benefit support services, thus resulting in the dramatic growth.
About Health Advocate
Health Advocate™, Inc., the nation’s leading independent healthcare advocacy and assistance company, serves 21+ million Americans through more than 7,500 client relationships, including many of the nation’s largest companies, helping members personally navigate healthcare and insurance-related issues, saving time and money. Our Core Health Advocacy service is centered around our Personal Health Advocates, who assist members with a range of clinical, administrative and insurance-related issues. Our spectrum of add-on complementary employee- and employer-based solutions include our Wellness Advocate™, Benefits Gateway and Health Information Dashboard™, EAP+Work/Life™, Chronic Care Management™ and decision support programs. The solutions are designed to lower healthcare costs, increase productivity and improve outcomes.
Founded in 2001 and headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, Health Advocate has been recognized, for the fourth consecutive year, as one of America’s fastest growing private companies by Inc. 500, named one of the fastest growing companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2010 Technology Fast 500™ and is rated one of the Top 20 Best Places to Work by Philadelphia magazine.
Health Advocate is not affiliated with any insurance or third party provider. Health Advocate does not replace health insurance coverage, provide medical care or recommend treatment.
Rhonda L. Lipschutz
Health Advocate, Inc.
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