NORFOLK, Va., Jan. 6 ValueOptions(R), Inc., the nation's largest independent behavioral health and wellness company, announced today that its Achieve Solutions(R) Web site was honored with an eHealthcare Leadership Award at the Twelfth Annual Healthcare Internet Conference held November 10-12, 2008 in Orlando, FL. The site was awarded the Platinum eHealthcare Leadership Award for Best Site Design for the second year in a row.
"I am pleased that Achieve Solutions(R) has once again been recognized for its eye-pleasing design and ease of navigation," said Rich Paul, vice president, Health & Performance Solutions. "We look forward to continuing to provide our clients and members with the best online resource in behavioral health and wellness."
In determining a winner in the Best Site Design category, judges considered whether the design is unusual, attractive and engaging. Judges also considered whether the design facilitates access to key site information, provides strong branding and excellent usability.
More than 1,100 entries were submitted for the 2008 eHealthcare Leadership Awards. This leading awards program exclusively recognizes the very best Web sites of health care providers, health plans, health care associations, online health companies, pharmaceutical/medical equipment firms, suppliers, other health care organizations, and business improvement initiatives.
Achieve Solutions(R), offered to ValueOptions(R) clients, engages members to help them recognize problems early and get the help they need. The behavioral health and wellness site gives employees access to credible clinical content to actively participate in their own treatment and recovery for mental and emotional illnesses, substance abuse disorders and work/life issues. Employees who feel better can improve morale and productivity, which, in turn, helps companies increase productivity, reduce absenteeism and control costs.
An online demonstration of Achieve Solutions(R) is available at http://www.valueoptions.com/achievesolutions/clients_demo.html
About ValueOptions(R), Inc.
ValueOptions(R), Inc., the nation's largest independent behavioral health and wellness company, provides services to more than 23 million individuals through a variety of contracts with state and county agencies and, additionally, with health plans and employers. ValueOptions(R) is a national behavioral health and wellness company that specializes in management for all behavioral health issues and promotes health and wellness through innovative programs. ValueOptions(R) mission is to improve the health and wellness for the people it serves.
About the Awards
The eHealthcare Leadership Awards are presented by eHealthcare Strategy & Trends, the leading Internet publication and online resource, published by Health Care Communications, which is based in Rye, New York.
SOURCE ValueOptions, Inc.