MDwise honored as Bronze Stevie® Award Winner in 2017 American Business Awards

INDIANAPOLIS – MDwise was awarded a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Department of the Year in the Health Products and Services category. 2017 Stevie winners were celebrated and presented their awards during a gala event on Tuesday, June 20.
MDwise earned the award based partly on feedback received in a member survey conducted by the organization. In the survey, 97 percent of members said they would recommend MDwise to a friend or family member. Additionally, 95 percent of members reported being treated with courtesy and respect by customer service.
“I am very proud of our customer service team for the tremendous job they do daily advocating for and communicating with our members,” said Jim Parker, president and CEO of MDwise.
 “Our corporate values include delivering consistent, high quality, compassionate care, and our call center team plays a large role in ensuring we deliver on this promise. It’s wonderful to see them recognized on a national level.”
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. 
More than 3,600 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, honoring achievement in every aspect of work life, from customer service and management to public relations and product development., among others. And more than 190 executives worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.
“Each year the judges find the quality and variety of the nominations to be greater than the year before. The 2017 competition was intense and every organization that has won should be proud,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Details about The American Business Awards and the lists of Stevie winners are available at

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About the Stevie Awards
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the new Stevie Awards for Great Employers. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

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About MDwise

MDwise is an Indiana-licensed nonprofit health maintenance organization offering health care benefits to 300,000 Medicaid members. Since 1994 MDwise has provided access to compassionate, high-quality, coordinated health care and education to Medicaid members in communities throughout Indiana.
MDwise is a provider-owned health plan with a large network of doctors, specialists and hospitals located throughout the state. By meeting the basic requirements of the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA’s) rigorous standards for consumer protection and quality improvement, MDwise was awarded NCQA’s accreditation status of Accredited for service and clinical quality. Ninety-seven percent of MDwise members surveyed would recommend MDwise to their family and friends. For more information, visit

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