Entrepreneur of the Year honors ambitious entrepreneurs building a bolder future
BOCA RATON, Florida., April 28, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that Bret Jorgensenpresident and CEO of MDVIPwas named Entrepreneur of the Year® Florida Award Finalist 2023. The Entrepreneur of the Year Award, now in its 37th year, is one of the most prestigious business awards given to transformative entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies who are building a a fairer, more sustainable and more prosperous world for all.
Jorgensen was selected by an independent jury. Entrepreneurs were evaluated based on their ability to create long-term value through entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth and impact, among other core contributions and attributes. Regional award winners will be announced on June 8.
“I am honored to be named an Entrepreneur of the Year finalist among other respected leaders in the region,” said Jorgensen. “This recognition is a testament to the accomplishments of our team and MDVIP’s success in achieving better health outcomes, cost savings for the health care system, and increased physician and patient satisfaction.”
MDVIP is the market leader in personalized healthcare with a national network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians serving more than 380,000 patients. In the MDVIP model, doctors have smaller practices, allowing them to spend more time with patients and provide more attentive, individualized care compared to traditional high-volume practices. Patients benefit from the MDVIP Wellness Program, a comprehensive annual health assessment that includes diagnostic tests and advanced screenings to provide a more complete picture of their overall health. Using the results, doctors provide education and coaching to help patients make healthier lifestyle choices, prevent disease and achieve their wellness goals.
The Entrepreneur of the Year program has recognized more than 11,000 entrepreneurs across the United States since its inception in 1986, and it has grown to recognize business leaders in 145 cities in more than 60 countries across the world.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur of the Year awards include presenting sponsors PNC Bank, NA; SAP America; and the Kauffman Foundation. In Floridaregional Platinum sponsors include Cresa and DLA Piper.
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MDVIP is a market leader in membership-based healthcare that goes far beyond concierge medicine services, with a national network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians serving more than 380,000 patients. Published research shows that the MDVIP model identifies more patients at risk for cardiovascular disease, provides more preventive health services, and saves the health care system hundreds of millions of dollars through reduced hospitalizations and readmissions. In response to growing consumer demand for a more personalized healthcare experience, hospital systems are integrating the MDVIP model into their primary care offerings. MDVIP also partners with employers to offer an executive health program as a benefit to their employees. The company has been certified by Great place to work since 2018 and is recognized by Fortune as one of Best Workplaces in Healthcare in 2022. For more information, visit www.mdvip.com. Follow MDVIP on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter And LinkedIn.
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