In a landscape of rising health costs, Accolade has a proven model for reducing the complexity and expense of healthcare by empowering individuals and organizations to make better decisions and utilize healthcare more appropriately and efficiently.
Accolade, one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the U.S. as named in the Inc. 5000, announces new leaders, strategic initiatives and company growth.
Accolade has been recognized by Seattle Business magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Washington state, and a Best Place to Work by the Philadelphia Business Journal.
Accolade also introduces a new mobile experience with Accolade Mobile, the first healthcare app to enable live messaging with dedicated Health Assistants and Nurses.
Using the Accolade engagement and influence model, large employers achieve 98% employee satisfaction and materially outperform market medical cost trend.
Accolade today announced two new executives overseeing revenue and operations, with Brad Mirkovich, chief revenue officer, and Dave Swift, chief service officer.
Sedgwick, a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk and benefits solutions, has partnered with Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge, to launch its new whole health solution.
The partnership between Accolade and Teladoc will offer an Integrated solution to help drive utilization of telehealth services through personal navigation support.
Plymouth Meeting, PA – Today, Governor Wolf visited Accolade, a consumer healthcare engagement company, to announce the company’s plans to expand its headquarters in Plymouth Meeting and create 250 new, full-time jobs. While on site, the governor toured the facility and hosted an employee roundtable to discuss his budget investments in job creation, economic development, […]
Accolade Receives Case Management Accreditation from NCQA, Showcasing Exceptional Clinical Program and ServicesNCQA Seal Represents Dedication to Health Care Coordination, Patient-centeredness and Improving Quality of CareSEATTLE – February 21, 2017 – Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, announced it has earned a two-year Case Management Accreditation from the prestigious […]
SEATTLE and SAN FRANCISCO – December 13, 2016 – Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, and ClearCost Health, an innovator in healthcare price and quality transparency, today announced an alliance to increase the visibility and understanding of healthcare cost and provider quality information and empower individuals toward engaging in […]
SEATTLE, WA – November 16, 2016 – Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, and Limeade, a corporate wellness technology company that drives real employee engagement, today announced an alliance to help employees take control of their own health and well-being. The new relationship creates a better benefit navigation experience […]
SEATTLE, October 13, 2016 – Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, today announced the appointments of Harish Naidu as Chief Technology Officer and Phong Nguyen as Executive Vice President of Product Management. Both executives bring decades of experience using technology to simplify complex processes and success launching innovative product […]
SEATTLE, October 6, 2016 – Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, today announced the appointment of Ivor Horn, MD, MPH as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Horn brings decades of experience that will be invaluable as Accolade continues to blend human touch and innovative technology to help people better navigate […]
SEATTLE – August 11, 2016 – Accolade, Inc., an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, announced it has raised more than $70 million in new Series E funding led by Andreessen Horowitz and with participation from Madrona Venture Group and others. Accolade will use the capital to expand its technology platform, […]
Participating members now have access to Accolade personal health assistants who provide concierge services tailored to their individual health care needs.
Winner of Prestigious 2016 PACT Enterprise Award
Accolade CEO Rajeev Singh was invited to participate in a discussion panel on Consumer Engagement during a seminar at the William Blair Health Exchange and Benefits Brokerage Conference in Boston on Friday, May 13, 2016.Joining Raj on the panel is Dr. Lewis Levy, Chief Medical Officer at Best Doctors and President and CEO of HealthSparq, […]
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – April 12, 2016 – Human resources executives are making significant investments in health benefits and health-related services for employees, but the Accolade Consumer Healthcare Experience Index survey indicates that they could get more for their healthcare investments by factoring how age and life circumstances influence how people use and experience their […]
Accolade’s President of Field Operations, Rob Cavanaugh, will hit the airwaves as a guest on HealthCare Consumerism Radio’s Blog Talk Radio with hosts Doug Field and Ron Bachman on Friday, April 1.In his interview, Rob will be discussing the findings of Accolade’s latest Harris Poll survey, which reveals that consumers are often confused by healthcare […]
SEATTLE – March 2, 2016 – Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans and health systems, announces seven new members to the company’s leadership team and formally opens the doors to its new headquarters in downtown Seattle. This dynamic company expansion sets the stage for rapid growth of its breakthrough healthcare technology platform […]
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – February 11, 2016 – As consumers assume a larger share of healthcare costs and responsibility, a new survey reveals where they are having difficulty taking charge of their health and what can help them become more savvy consumers of healthcare. Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, health systems […]
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – February 9, 2016 – Accolade, an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, health systems and employees, announced today that it has been selected as a Healthcare Innovator finalist for the 2016 Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT) Enterprise Awards.The Enterprise Awards are the region’s most prestigious honor for […]
Accolade Founder, Vice Chairman & COO Tom Spann will help kick off the 22nd Annual Wharton Health Care Business Conference as the keynote speaker at the Welcome Dinner Reception on February 18, 2016 at the Union League of Philadelphia.He also will serve as a panel speaker on the topic Winning Hearts and Wallets: Helping Consumers […]
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – November 2, 2015 – Accolade, the leading technology-enabled consumer healthcare engagement services company for large employers, payers and provider organizations, today announced that Rajeev Singh has joined the company as chief executive officer and member of the company’s Board of Directors. Singh was most recently co-founder, president and chief operating officer […]
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – August 12, 2015 – Accolade today announced that the company hasearned a spot on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies for its robust revenue growth between the years 2011-2014. As the market-leading consumer health engagement platform for large employers, health systems and payers, Accolade ranks 1,661 among the […]
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – July 16, 2015 – Accolade, the market-leading consumer health engagement platform for large employers and insurers, today announced that it has secured $22.5 million in strategic funding from a subsidiary of Independence Health Group, the parent company of Independence Blue Cross (Independence), and McKesson Ventures.With this investment, Accolade will further strengthen […]
PHILADELPHIA AND PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – July 15, 2015 – Temple University Health System (TUHS) announced today that it has selected Accolade, the market-leading consumer health engagement platform for large employers, health systems and payers, to provide personal health assistance services to its employees and dependents.As of July 1, 2015, every family covered through TUHS […]
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – June 12, 2015 – EY today announced that CEO Tom Spann of Accolade, the market-leading consumer health engagement and influence platform for large employers and payers, received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award in the health care services category in Greater Philadelphia. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate […]
Plymouth Meeting, Pa. – March 24, 2015 – Accolade, Inc., provider of the country’s most comprehensive and proven consumer healthcare engagement platform for large businesses, announced today that it has been named to the philly.com “Top Workplaces” list for the fifth year in a row.A spot on the list is reserved for those 100 companies […]
Plymouth Meeting, Pa. – March 11, 2015 – Accolade, Inc. today announced the appointment of two industry leaders to its Board of Directors: Mark V. Mactas and Sheila P. Burke, RN, MPA, FAAN. Mr. Mactas was deputy chairman, president and chief operating officer of Towers Watson until his retirement in October 2011. Ms. Burke was […]
Innovative model helps employees and their dependents make the most of their benefits and get the right care at the right time PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. – Jan. 14, 2015 – Accolade, Inc. announced today that it has expanded its agreement with Lowe’s Companies, Inc. to serve more employees and their dependents with its innovative personal […]
Accolade, an innovative consumer engagement company dedicated to helping individuals and families get the right care the first time, has added three new members to its Medical Advisory Board. These newest members are: Ivor Horn, MD, MPH, Medical Director for the Center for Diversity and Health Equity at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Dr. Horn is renowned […]
Media Contacts:Kathleen ConlonIndependence Blue Cross215-241-4576 (office)267-319-2399 (cell)email@example.comLynn ShepherdAccolade484-362-0533 (office)610-613-7263 (cell)firstname.lastname@example.orgAccolade Health Assistant® guides participating membersalong their health care journeyPhiladelphia and Plymouth Meeting, Pa. – September 30, 2014 – Independence Blue Cross (Independence) has formed a strategic relationship with Accolade to offer an innovative, highly personalized health assistance service designed to help members make the most of […]
Company Expects Office to Employ More than 300 Accolade Health Assistants® by Year-end 2016 PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., and SCOTTSDALE, Az., August 25, 2014 – Accolade, a technology-enabled consumer engagement company dedicated to improving the healthcare experience while also lowering costs, has expanded its operations with the opening of a new office in Scottsdale, Arizona.“We’ve seen […]
Investment to Support Company’s Rapid Growth, Expansion into New MarketsSan Francisco, CA — December 12, 2013 — Carrick Capital Partners today announced the firm’s investment in Accolade, an innovative consumer services company dedicated to helping people get the right care while improving their healthcare experience and lowering costs for large employers and payers.The investment in Accolade is […]
Physician Board Will Help Company Continually Enhance Service to Individuals & FamiliesPlymouth Meeting, PA – November 19, 2013 – Accolade, Inc., an innovative consumer services company dedicated to helping individuals and families get the right care the first time, today announced the formation of a Medical Advisory Board to help guide clinical best practices and […]
Accolade Placed 25 of 100; Ranking Recognizes Value of Accolade Health AssistantsPLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa.–Accolade, a company which simplifies healthcare by offering professional Health Assistants to large employers, announced today it has been ranked 25th out of 100 of America’s Most Promising Companies, compiled annually by Forbes Magazine. According to Accolade, this recognition underscores the market demand […]
INC MAGAZINE’S Hire Power Award Cites Accolade 3-Year Job Growth; Growth Reinforces Critical Role of Accolade Health AssistantsPLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa.–Accolade Inc., a company providing the benefit of simplifying the healthcare system for employees of large employers, announced today it has been cited in Inc. Magazine’s inaugural Hire Power Award as one of the 10 fastest growing […]
Fastest growing healthcare company over last three years Ranked 33rd overall on the Inc. 500 PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa.– Accolade, Inc., a company that offers a new benefit which simplifies healthcare for the employees of large employers, announced today it has been ranked the number one fastest growing healthcare company over the last three years on […]