WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - January 23, 2014) - Evolent Health, a leading provider of value-based care solutions to health systems and physicians, today announced it was named fourth on Forbes' 2014 America's Most Promising Companies, a ranking based on sales/hiring growth, quality of management teams and investors, market size and key partnerships.
"Being named fourth in an impressive list of America's 100 Most Promising Companies is an honor that recognizes our entire team's commitment and contributions to transforming health care," said Frank Williams, Chief Executive Officer of Evolent. "We share this acknowledgment with our health system and physician partners, who are working diligently to deliver exceptional value to the patients and communities they serve."
Evolent was also recently honored among Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work.
About Forbes' 2014 America's Most Promising Companies
Forbes' third annual list of America's Most Promising Companies recognizes 100 privately-held, high-growth companies. Companies that made the cut boast compelling business models, strong management teams, as well as notable customers and investors.
Forbes strove for a holistic gauge of young, privately-held businesses, attempting to pin down their trajectories by taking a range of variables into account. Over the course of four months Forbes reviewed hundreds of applications. The final assessment is based on growth (both in sales and hiring), quality of management teams and investors, margins, market size and key partnerships. After verifying sales numbers, speaking with each company and debating their merits and blemishes, Forbes produces a final ranking.
The full list of companies is available online at www.forbes.com/most-promising-companies/list/
About Evolent Health
Evolent Health partners with leading health systems to drive value-based care transformation. By providing clinical, analytical and financial capabilities, Evolent helps physicians and systems achieve superior quality and cost results. The Company's approach breaks down barriers, aligns incentives and powers a new model of care delivery resulting in meaningful alignment between providers, payers, physicians and patients. Evolent Health is a private, high-growth company headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. For more information, visit evolenthealth.com.