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Soleo Health’s Monique Nelson Wins Gold Stevie® Award in the 2020 International Business Awards®

Director of Patient Advocacy Honored for Healthcare Heroic Efforts on Behalf of Patients During COVID-19 Pandemic

FRISCO, Texas, September 22, 2020 - Soleo Healthan innovative leader and national provider of complex specialty pharmacy and infusion services, announced today it earned a Gold Stevie® Award in the Backline Medical Hero of the Year category of The 17th Annual International Business Awards®.

The award recognizes the stellar efforts of Monique Nelson, Soleo Health’s director of patient advocacy. Nelson’s support and assistance to patients during the COVID-19 pandemic truly made a difference in their lives and that of their loved ones. She demonstrated an unrelenting heroic commitment to the delivery of patient care and compassion. There are several instances captured in her nomination where Nelson unselfishly stepped up to aid patients in need during this difficult time, including performing acts beyond her typical duties.

The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2020 IBAs received entries from organizations in 63 nations and territories.

More than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. This year’s competition also featured a number of categories to recognize organizations’ and individuals’ responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from July through early September.

“We are honored that Monique’s above-and-beyond dedication to patient care was acknowledged by the International Business Awards’ judges. Monique is a key member of our patient care and advocacy team, and her passion and commitment to our patients is extraordinary. This is a well-deserved recognition for an amazing person we are proud to have as part of our Soleo Health family,” said Drew Walk, Soleo Health chief executive officer.

“Despite the unprecedented impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on organizations and working people worldwide, the number and quality of nominations we received in this year’s International Business Awards attests to the continued outstanding performance of many organizations. The commitment we’ve seen through these nominations to maintaining the success, health, and safety of employees, customers, and communities is truly impressive,” said Stevie Awards President Maggie Gallagher.

Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/IBA.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 nominations each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.

About Soleo Health

Frisco, Texas-based Soleo Health is an innovative national provider of complex specialty pharmacy and infusion services, administered in the home or at alternate sites of care. Soleo Health’s interdisciplinary team, comprised of experienced clinical pharmacists and registered nurses, utilizes a consistent patient management process, which leads to quantifiable clinical and economic value while improving the patient experience.

Soleo Health operates 20 locations throughout the U.S. with national nursing coverage and pharmacy licensure in 50 states, and is accredited by The Joint Commission. For more information, visit www.soleohealth.com or connect with Soleo Health on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.