South San Francisco, Calif. – January 31, 2023 — AKASA™, the leading developer of AI for healthcare operations, is proud to be Certified™ by Great Place to Work® for the third year in a row. The prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at AKASA. This year, 91% of employees said AKASA is a great place to work compared to 57% of employees at a typical U.S.-based company.
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention, and increased innovation.
“We are excited to be Great Place to Work-Certified™ for the third year in a row,” said Malinka Walaliyadde, co-founder and CEO of AKASA. “Earning this incredible recognition is a testament to the positive culture we’ve worked hard to establish.”
AKASA has a collaborative and inclusive work environment with employees located all over the United States. The company offers great compensation and equity, generous coverage for health, dental, and vision insurance, full employer coverage for life insurance, flexible schedules, and unlimited paid time off, among other benefits.
Based on the Great Place To Work® survey, 96% of AKASA employees feel they are treated as a full member at the company regardless of their position. 94% are proud to tell others they work at AKASA and 95% stated that new employees joining the company are made to feel welcome.
“Great Place to Work Certification™ isn’t something that comes easily — it takes ongoing dedication to the employee experience,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, vice president of global recognition at Great Place to Work. “It’s the only official recognition determined by employees’ real-time reports of their company culture. Earning this designation means that AKASA is one of the best companies to work for in the country.”
According to Great Place to Work research, job seekers are 4.5 times more likely to find a great boss at a Certified great workplace. Additionally, employees at Certified workplaces are 93% more likely to look forward to coming to work, and are twice as likely to be paid fairly, earn a fair share of the company’s profits, and have a fair chance at promotion.
Looking to grow your career at a company that puts its people first? Visit our careers page and come build the future of healthcare with us: AKASA.com/careers.
AKASA is the leading developer of AI for healthcare operations. AKASA scales human intelligence with leading-edge AI and ML securely trained on customer data to learn unique systems, continuously adapt to changing environments, and deliver comprehensive automation and analytics for complex workflows. The result is a seamlessly integrated, customized solution that reduces operating costs, frees up staff to do the work they love, and helps health systems allocate resources to where they matter most.
Great Place to Work® Certification™ is the most definitive “employer-of-choice” recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience – specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience. Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work-Certified.
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their employee survey platform empowers leaders with the feedback, real-time reporting and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All™.