Press Release

CareConnect Named Among 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review

Lisa Davis, 516-405-7549,

March 2, 2017 - 2:43 pm

EAST HILLS (March 1, 2017) —CareConnect Insurance Company, Inc., the first provider-owned commercial health insurance company in New York State, is pleased to announce that it has been named one of 2017’s "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” by Becker’s Hospital Review. The list recognizes organizations committed to fulfilling missions, creating outstanding cultures and offering competitive benefits to their employees.

 “We’re honored to be ranked among the top places to work in healthcare,” said Alan J. Murray, CareConnect’s president and CEO. “We went through tremendous changes in 2016, as any company would that quadrupled in size in a year, and it was the nimbleness, adaptability and unstinting dedication of our staff that allowed us to stay true to our vision. This esteemed award is a testament to them.” 

Launched in 2013 by Northwell Health, CareConnect offers an innovative model of provider-payer integration that provides affordable access to excellent care to more than 120,000 members in downstate New York. Just as its employees are committed to making a difference in members’ lives, CareConnect is committed to providing its staff with opportunities for growth, development, engagement and satisfaction.  

The "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" list features both healthcare provider organizations and other healthcare-specific companies, such as medical societies, consulting groups, technology firms and insurance carriers. Organizations included provide vital and supportive workplace environments, encourage professional development among their employees and promote tomorrow's leaders. 

The Becker's Hospital Review accepted nominations for this list and developed an editorial review process to include organizations that have gone above and beyond to make their hospitals, health systems and companies great places to work. 

The complete 2017 list of 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare can be seen here:


About CareConnect Insurance Company, Inc.

The first provider-owned commercial health insurance company in New York State, CareConnect was created by Northwell Health to make it easy for people to get and stay healthy. Its innovative model is designed to provide access to care that’s both excellent and affordable. CareConnect was founded in 2013 and offers a variety of plans for individuals, families and businesses. It is headquartered in East Hills, New York. For more information, visit


Lisa Davis
CareConnect Insurance Company, Inc.