Bethesda, Md. – April 26, 2019 – Today, Aledade announced that is was named to FORTUNE’s Best Places to Work in Health Care List. Based on analysis of employee feedback by Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, and FORTUNE, Aledade ranked fifth among companies in the health care industry nationwide.
“Aledade is a great place to work because our colleagues are mission-driven, talented, and diverse, and they care for and cherish one other.” said Dr. Farzad Mostashari, CEO and Co-Founder of Aledade. “Our entire team shares in the vision of creating a health system that is good for patients, good for doctors, and good for society”
Aledade is growing rapidly and has instituted a series of company-wide initiatives aimed at strengthening the company’s culture and values (Service, Owning It, and Inclusion) as it scales. These initiatives include all-staff retreats that bring together employees from 31 states, quarterly CEO reprises of board presentations, weekly all-staff meetings where individuals are recognized for doing outstanding work, bi-annual employee engagement surveys, and an employee-led Diversity and Inclusion Committee.
“Our team members are extremely passionate about the mission of Aledade and that comes through not only in their day-to-day work, but also in their role in making our company the best place to work,” said Jessica Gladden, Vice President of People Strategy and Operations at Aledade. “This recognition is a testament to our growing team’s dedication to maintaining the culture that drew so many to join Aledade from the start.”
The Best Workplaces in Health Care is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, and FORTUNE based on employee feedback. The ranking considered feedback representing almost 730,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in the health care and biopharma industry. FORTUNE and Great Place to Work evaluated more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team.
Founded in 2014, Aledade partners with independent practices, health centers, and clinics to build and lead Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) anchored in primary care. Through these ACOs, Aledade empowers physicians to stay independent, practice medicine like they’ve always wanted to, and thrive financially by keeping people healthy. Aledade offers a comprehensive range of capabilities that include cutting-edge data analytics, user-friendly guided workflows, unparalleled regulatory expertise, strong payer relationships, and local, hands-on support from attentive experts. In true alignment with more than 4,000 participating providers in 24 states, Aledade shares in the risk and reward across over 35 value-based government and commercial contracts representing more than 500,000 lives under management. To learn more, visit www.aledade.com or follow on Twitter or Facebook.
About the Best Workplaces in Health Care and Biopharma
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses representing almost 730,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
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