ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Therapeutics (Prime), a pharmacy benefit management company, has been honored alongside other recipients of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Award at a gala held at the Julia Morgan Ballroom in San Francisco, California, on October 25, 2012. This annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation towards engaging their employees.
"At Prime Therapeutics, we believe engaged employees are a strategic asset for our organization. We've built a culture of personal accountability, innovative thinking and passion for helping people get the medicines they need to feel better and live well," said Eric Elliott, president and CEO of Prime. "The Achievers Award is a testament of Prime's investment in building a motivated and loyal workforce, focused on delivering excellent results.We are truly honored to be chosen as one of the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces."
The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards panel of judges evaluated each applicant based on the Eight Elements of Employee Engagement: Communication, Leadership, Culture, Rewards & Recognition, Professional & Personal Growth, Accountability & Performance, Vision & Values and Corporate Social Responsibility.
"The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces understand these practices are not only good for employees but also the bottom line. Companies that focus on employee engagement tend to perform better financially, attract and retain the best talent and enjoy improved customer service and client retention," said Razor Suleman, Founder and Chairman of Achievers. "These companies serve as role models for other businesses to engage their own employees and build success."
Prime's employee-centric culture has contributed to its recognition as a top workplace by several Minneapolis publications in 2012.
The Achievers mission is to Change the Way the World Works. We are accomplishing this by helping companies around the world recognize and reward positive employee behaviors on a daily basis resulting in higher employee engagement and better business results. With our award-winning technology, unmatched customer service and industry-leading expertise we have powered the world's most successful rewards and recognition programs. Check us out on the web at www.achievers.com.
About Prime Therapeutics
At Prime Therapeutics, people are at the center of all we do and every decision we make. As a leader in pharmacy benefit management, Prime is dedicated to making it easier for our members to obtain more affordable medicines. We leverage our unique connections to deliver programs that lead to the best health outcomes.
Prime's integrated pharmacy benefit management services include claims processing, benefit plan design, network management, clinical program consultation, rebate management, formulary administration, mail-service pharmacy and specialty pharmacy.
Headquartered in St. Paul, Minn., Prime Therapeutics serves nearly 20 million people and is collectively owned by 13 Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans, subsidiaries or affiliates of those Plans. Prime has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation by Inc. 5000 and as a most engaged workplace by Achievers.
For more information, visit www.primetherapeutics.com or follow @Prime_PBM on Twitter.
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