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Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Highmark Delaware earns Cultural Excellence Awards from Energage

  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware has achieved recognition in all five cultural excellence categories tracked by Energage, the organization behind Top Workplaces

Wilmington, Del. (April 26, 2023) — Highmark Delaware entities Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware and Highmark Health Options have received five Cultural Excellence Awards, determined solely by employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey. This survey is administered by research organization Energage, LLC, a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools.

The five award categories include Compensation & Benefits, Innovation, Leadership, Purpose & Values, and Work-Life Flexibility.

“It is a privilege to work with the dedicated team members of Highmark Delaware. Receiving affirmation from Energage that the quality service and products we deliver to members is a result of the high-caliber talent who come to work each day, is exciting,” said Nick Moriello, president of Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware.

“Highmark Delaware team members are the driving force behind our mission and vision and these awards prove our dedication is not just noticeable to outside parties, but felt amongst ourselves as well,” said Todd Graham, president of Highmark Health Options. “I applaud our people who steadfastly have put our members and community first.”

Highmark Delaware has also been named a Top Workplace Delaware 2022, with a special award in the Training category; and a Top Workplace USA 2023.

About Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware serves approximately 500,000 members through the company’s health care benefits business. It is an influential company in the market generating an economic impact of $135 million and supporting more than 1,000 direct and indirect jobs across the state. Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware was named a Top Workplace in Delaware in 2022 and a Top Workplace USA in 2023. Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. For more information, visit 

About Highmark Health Options
Highmark Health Options is a managed care organization serving people who qualify for Medicaid. We help each of our more than 154,000 members get the care and services they need to live healthier and more independent lives, and we collaborate with providers and regulators to improve health outcomes, simplify the health care experience, and ensure affordability. Medicaid covers 1 in 5 Americans as a state-run health insurance program. Highmark Health Options members include individuals and families with low income or complex needs, expecting mothers, children, and people with disabilities.  Learn more at 

About Energage
Making the world a better place to work together.TM Energage is a purpose-driven company that helps organizations turn employee feedback into useful business intelligence and credible employer recognition through Top Workplaces. Built on 14 years of culture research and the results from 23 million employees surveyed across more than 70, 000 organizations, Energage delivers the most accurate competitive benchmark available. With access to a unique combination of patented analytic tools and expert guidance, Energage customers lead the competition with an engaged workforce and an opportunity to gain recognition for their people-first approach to culture. For more information or to nominate your organization, visit Energage or Workplaces.

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Denée Crumrine
Highmark Delaware