San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 13, 2014
American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH), a leading health services company and employee-wellness champion, recently received recognition as “One of the Coolest Companies to Work For in San Diego” for its exceptional company culture and outstanding employee appreciation programs. The O.C. Tanner Coolest Companies to Work For campaign recognizes companies across the U.S. that exemplify a unique company culture.
With a mission that focuses on health improvement and overall well-being, American Specialty Health offers its more than 1,200 employees plenty of health perks, including an on-site fitness center, a relaxation room, health education classes, wellness incentives, health challenges and rewards, standing desks and personal health coaching. The company also believes in recognizing and rewarding high achievers at quarterly ceremonies, and regularly invites open conversations with management during the CEO’s frequent “Lunch with George” events.
“We’re honored to be recognized with this award because it underscores what we’re all about at ASH—people,” said ASH CEO and Chairman, George DeVries. “Every day, every employee at ASH works together in a culture of collaboration and teamwork to accomplish our common goal of helping to improve the health care system. When you create a workplace of motivated people, you can accomplish great things together.”
Through the years, ASH has been recognized many times, including the following: Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America, 2009-2013; a National Business Group on Health Gold “Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles” award winner, 2008-2011, and 2013; 100 “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” by Modern Healthcare magazine; one of America’s 15 Fittest Companies by Men’s Fitness magazine, and a “Fit Company” by the California Task Force on Youth and Workplace Wellness.
About American Specialty Health
American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH) is one of the nation’s premier independent, privately-owned specialty health services organizations, providing specialty health care networks and programs, fitness and exercise programs, and population health solutions for health plans, insurance carriers and employer groups. Operating from offices in San Diego, California, Southlake (Dallas), Texas, Carmel (Indianapolis), Indiana, and Columbia, South Carolina, ASH has more than 1,200 employees and administers services for more than 33 million members nationwide. Products offered through ASH and its subsidiaries include Healthyroads®, Silver&Fit®, FitnessCoachTM, Active&Fit®, ExerciseRewardsTM and others. For more information about ASH, visit http://www.ASHCompanies.com or call 800-848-3555. Follow us on Twitter at @ASHCompanies or on LinkedIn.