FLINT, Mich. – November 30, 2015 – The nation’s largest independent specialty pharmacy has been recognized as a Top Workplace in 2015 by the Detroit Free Press.

Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO) announced today that it has been selected by the Detroit Free Press as a Top Workplace, among the best 100 places in Michigan to work for in 2015.

The Detroit Free Press chooses 100 winners annually, based on employee surveys rating company leadership, career opportunities, workplace flexibility, compensation, benefits and more. The Top Workplaces are based solely on employee feedback. The survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm that specialize in organizational health and workplace improvements. In Michigan this year, 1,500 organizations were invited to participate. Among those organizations, more than 61,000 employees filled out surveys.

“We are thrilled to be chosen by the Detroit Free Press as a Top Workplace,” said Phil Hagerman, Diplomat CEO and chairman. “We are honored to be recognized for our company-wide efforts to ensure the well-being of our employees. This award displays our team’s efforts to engage employees and show our appreciation for their hard work.”

WorkplaceDynamics partnered with the Detroit Free Press to conduct extensive surveys of team members on topics ranging from workplace diversity to workplace environment and compensation. The surveys were used to select the companies appearing on the Top Workplace list.

“Here at Diplomat, we strive to create a workplace built on practicing our core value of supporting and preparing our employees to provide the best possible care to our patients,” said Gary Rice, Senior Vice President of Clinical Services, Education and Human Resources. “We are constantly working to make Diplomat an even better place to work through professional development and benefits programs. This award affirms that we are taking the right steps to meet the needs of our employees.”

About Diplomat

Diplomat (NYSE: DPLO) serves patients and physicians in all 50 states. Headquartered in Flint, Michigan, the company focuses on medication management programs for people with complex chronic diseases, including oncology, immunology, hepatitis, multiple sclerosis, HIV, specialized infusion therapy and many other serious or long-term conditions. Diplomat opened its doors in 1975 as a neighborhood pharmacy with one essential tenet: “Take good care of patients, and the rest falls into place.” Today, that tradition continues—always focused on improving patient care and clinical adherence. For more information visit www.diplomat.is.


Kali Lucas, Public Relations Coordinator
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