Accolade, Inc. provides healthcare related information for self-insured companies in the United States. It assists employees and their families to make healthcare decisions through its health assistants. The company also provides information on various topics ranging from benefits coverage and locating an in-network doctor to insight on a symptom. Accolade, Inc. was incorporated in 2007 and is based in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania.
620 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
Founded in 2007
Accolade, Inc. Announces Formation of Medical Advisory Board
Nov 25 13
Accolade announced the formation of a Medical Advisory Board to help guide clinical best practices and continual quality improvement. The board, made up of seven physicians selected for their multidisciplinary expertise, thought leadership and diverse geographic representation, also will help the company build its knowledge base of the best healthcare providers across the country - including the top medical centers and best physicians for treating complex conditions and performing complex procedures. Led by Dr. Spiro, the board includes: Joseph R. Betancourt, MD, MPH, is director of the Disparities Solutions Center, director of Multicultural Education for Massachusetts General Hospital, associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, and co-founder of Quality Interactions, Inc.; Samuel Hammerman, MD, MMM, FCCP, is senior vice president and chief medical officer for Select Medical; in his current role, he oversees the company's division of 110 long-term acute care hospitals. He is also an adjunct clinical assistant professor at Temple University School of Medicine and Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine; Larry Kaiser, MD, FACS, is CEO of the Temple University Health System, senior executive vice president for the Health Sciences, and dean of Temple University School of Medicine; Bruce Korf, MD, PhD, is the Wayne H. and Sara Crews Finley Professor of Medical Genetics, chair of the Department of Genetics, and director of the Heflin Center for Genomic Sciences at the University of Alabama at Birmingham; Andrew Lasher, MD, is chief medical officer of Aspire Healthcare, a home-and outpatient-based palliative care company based in Nashville; Adam Perlman, MD, MPH, FACP, is the associate vice president for Health and Wellness for the Duke University Health System and executive director of Duke Integrative Medicine, contributing to the work of healthcare transformation within and beyond the university system; Saul Weiner, MD, is professor of medicine, pediatrics and medical education and vice provost of planning and programs at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is also deputy director of the Veterans Affairs (VA) Center of Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare, funded by the VA's Division of Health Services Research & Development.
Accolade, Inc. Announces Addition of James Snook as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Jul 29 13
Accolade, Inc. announced the addition of James Snook as executive vice president and chief technology officer. Bringing more than 27 years of experience in innovative, consumer-focused industries, Snook will be responsible for growing Accolade's technology team and capabilities, driving the company's technology strategy, and continuously enhancing the consumer healthcare experience. Prior to joining Accolade, in his two-decade career with Starbucks, Snook served in a range of business and technology leadership roles, including most recently as the vice president of emerging platforms and innovation. In this position, he led and developed many industry-leading mobile and digital capabilities that drove new levels of customer loyalty and engagement. He also developed and led key strategic technology partnerships and new business ventures in digital content, mobile payments and loyalty, enhanced in-store experiences, and the first national Wi-Fi platform. Snook played a principal role in many mergers and acquisitions that helped expand Starbucks capabilities and leadership around the globe.
Accolade, Inc. Announces U.S. Headquarters Expansion
Jun 25 13
Governor Tom Corbett announced that Accolade, Inc. will expand operations to support new growth, adding 200 new jobs in Montgomery County. Accolade will undertake its fourth expansion project in four years which will add an additional 30,000 square feet to its existing 90,000 square feet service center operation in Plymouth Township. The company will invest more than $1.42 million in the project and has committed to creating at least 200 new jobs while retaining 320 more positions. The project was coordinated by the Governor's Action Team, or GAT, a group of economic development professionals who work directly with businesses that are considering locating or expanding in Pennsylvania, in collaboration with the Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC).