FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Contact:

Colleen Thompson, Marketing Manager
(541) 684-5453, colleen.thompson@pacificsource.com  

PacificSource Health Plans Receives Business Award

The Lane Workforce Partnership has honored PacificSource Health Plans with an award for its investment in quality jobs and workforce opportunities. The Business Workforce Award, created in 2004, recognizes and honors businesses that promote workforce development and opportunities for Lane County’s workforce. The award was announced at a luncheon in Eugene, Oregon on August 27, 2009.

PacificSource was nominated for its personnel practices, high employee morale, and meaningful career ladders for employees. The award also recognized PacificSource for its family-friendly policies, generous benefit package, focus on employee wellness, and internship programs.

Through a nomination process, the award seeks to recognize Lane County businesses that provide:

Family wage jobs and benefits

Career advancement opportunities

Family-friendly policies and business practices

Educational partnerships to connect young people with work

About PacificSource Health Plans

Founded in 1933, PacificSource is based in Eugene, Oregon, with local offices in Portland, Bend, and Medford, Oregon, and Boise, Coeur d'Alene, and Idaho Falls, Idaho. The independent, not-for-profit company provides medical and dental benefits to more than 5,500 employers and covers more than 182,000 people with its group and individual health insurance plans. It also provides self-funded employee benefit plans, flexible spending accounts, HRAs, and COBRA administration services through its subsidiaries, Manley Services, Riverside Benefit Administrators, and Select Benefit Administrators. Together, PacificSource and its subsidiaries employ 400 people. For more information, visit www.pacificsource.com or call (800) 624-6052.

About the Lane Workforce Partnership

The Lane Workforce Partnership, a business-led workforce development organization, has been providing services to Lane County, Oregon businesses and residents for over 20 years. The Lane Workforce Partnership works to create a demand-driven workforce system responsive to local business and economic development needs. Their goal is to provide businesses with greater access to a skilled labor pool and to provide individuals with greater employment opportunities. For more information, visit www.laneworkforce.org.

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