We consider our company and its culture of wellness to be a model for the many customers who purchase our population health and wellness programs, so we really do walk the talk of wellness at ASH.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014
American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH), a leading health services company, recently earned recognition from the San Diego Business Journal (SDBJ) as one of “San Diego’s 2014 Healthiest Companies” in the Service Provider category. The SDBJ Healthiest Companies award honors forward-thinking organizations committed to employee wellness and dedicated to providing the tools required to create a healthy workforce.
ASH has established a strong corporate culture that empowers and supports its employees to develop and grow their skills, as well as encouraging them to get and stay healthy. ASH embodies that corporate culture by offering its employees a wealth of health benefits and perks such as an on-site fitness center with a sauna, a relaxation room, health education classes, wellness incentives, spirited companywide health challenges and rewards, standing desks and free personal health coaching.
“One of our three business segments is comprised of our population health and wellness programs. We consider our company and its culture of wellness to be a model for the many customers who purchase our population health and wellness programs, so we really do walk the talk of wellness at ASH,” said ASH CEO and Chairman George DeVries. “Our people are our greatest asset, and as such, we’ve invested in providing our team with a healthy and rewarding workplace.”
Recently, ASH was also named as “One of the Coolest Companies to Work for in San Diego” by O.C. Tanner and ranked on the Workforce 100 list for leadership in HR management. Through the years, ASH also has been recognized as:
- Inc. 5000 “Fastest Growing Private Companies in America,” 2009-2014;
- National Business Group on Health Gold “Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles” award winner, 2008-2011 and 2013;
- One of the 100 “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” by Modern Healthcare magazine;
- One of America’s “15 Fittest Companies” by Men’s Fitness magazine, and;
- “Fit Company” by the California Task Force on Youth and Workplace Wellness.
ASH currently has more than 1,200 employees nationally, principally at its offices in: San Diego, California, Carmel (Indianapolis), Indiana, Southlake (Dallas), Texas, and Columbia, South Carolina. The company continues to grow and hire, and currently has more than 30 job openings. To learn more about these job openings, visit the website at ASHCompanies.com or view career opportunities at LinkedIn.
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, CA, Southlake (Dallas), TX, Carmel (Indianapolis), IN, and Columbia, SC, 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®, FitnessCoachTM, Active&Fit®, ExerciseRewardsTM and others. For more information about ASH, visit ASHCompanies.com or call 800-848-3555. Follow us on Twitter at @ASHCompanies or on LinkedIn.