MADISON, Wis.—March 13, 2017
WPS Health Solutions again is being recognized by the Ethisphere® Institute as a World’s Most Ethical Company®. This is the eighth time that WPS has received the award, which recognizes companies that continue to raise the bar on ethical leadership and corporate behavior.
Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS Health Solutions) is one of 124 companies recognized this year.
“WPS is honored to again be recognized for having a comprehensive compliance program that fosters a culture of ethics in our work environment,” said Jane Keller-Allen, WPS Vice President of Internal Audit, Compliance and Risk. “The Ethisphere award is a testament to our commitment to good corporate citizenship, effective leadership, and solid governance.”
The Ethisphere Institute is a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. The World's Most Ethical Company assessment is based upon the Ethisphere Institute’s Ethics Quotient® framework. Scores are generated in five key categories: ethics and compliance program (35%), corporate citizenship and responsibility (20%), culture of ethics (20%), governance (15%) and leadership, innovation and reputation (10%).
About WPS Health Solutions
WPS Health Solutions is a nationally regarded government contractor and a leading Wisconsin not-for-profit health insurer. The WPS Health Insurance division offers affordable health plans and benefits administration. The WPS Government Health Administrators division administers Part A and B Medicare benefits for millions of seniors in multiple states, and the WPS Military and Veterans Health division serves millions more members who are active in the U.S. military, veterans and their families. In 2017, the international Ethisphere® Institute named WPS one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® for the eighth straight year. For more information, please visit www.wpsic.com.