FLINT, Mich. — Nov. 4, 2014—  Diplomat, the nation’s largest independent specialty pharmacy, announced that it has been selected as one of Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness. The awards program honors companies and organizations that recognize and celebrate quality and excellence in health and wellness. This is the second consecutive year that Diplomat has been honored.

Nominees for Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness were evaluated using the WellCompanies™ assessment, created and administered by Wellco, the nation’s leading wellness systems firm. The assessment measures the scale, scope and effectiveness of a company’s wellness initiatives. The winning companies were honored at an awards celebration on Oct. 2, 2014, at The Henry Autograph Collection Hotel in Dearborn, Michigan.

“We’re proud to be recognized for the second year in a row as one of the Best and Brightest Companies in Wellness,” said Leslie Suciu, director of human resources at Diplomat. “Providing an environment that supports our employees in living their healthiest, best life is a responsibility we take seriously and helps makes Diplomat a great place to work.”

Diplomat offers a wide range of support and encouragement for employees looking to live a healthier lifestyle. The company’s corporate headquarters features an on-site fitness facility available for employees to use free of charge. Additional initiatives include free fitness classes, lunch-and-learn speakers related to health and wellness, weight loss challenges and various special events.

To learn more, visit diplomat.is.

About Diplomat

Diplomat (NYSE: DPLO) serves patients and physicians in all 50 states. Headquartered in Flint, Michigan, the company focuses on medication management programs for people with complex chronic diseases, including oncology, immunology, hepatitis, multiple sclerosis, HIV, specialized infusion therapy and many other serious or long-term conditions. Diplomat opened its doors in 1975 as a neighborhood pharmacy with one essential tenet: “Take good care of patients, and the rest falls into place.” Today, that tradition continues—always focused on improving patient care and clinical adherence. For more information visit www.diplomat.is. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn and like us on Facebook.

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