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GEMCORE, a Family of Companies, Named a 2020 Top Workplace by the Cleveland Plain Dealer


Hudson, Ohio, June 2020— GEMCORE, a family of companies, has been named a 2020 Top Workplace by the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Through its four divisions — Edwards Health Care Services, GEMCO Medical, GemCare Wellness, and GEM Edwards Pharmacy — the company employs over 200 people locally and was ranked 24th in the Midsize Companies category. For the full 2020 Top Workplace Winner list, click here.

Recognition is based solely on employee feedback gathered through an anonymous third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, which measured several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection.

“To be recognized during these unprecedented times for our culture and leadership is extremely rewarding,” said GEMCORE’s CEO, Matthew Edwards. “We can’t thank our team enough for contributing to our amazing work culture.”

The Plain Dealer’s Top Workplaces list continues to reflect companies in the region that cultivate a connection with their workforce. This year’s Workplaces list ranks about 150 companies, nonprofits, schools, and other employers. These organizations share a commitment to providing support and an environment that makes employees feel valued and respected.


GEMCORE, a family of privately held companies, is an industry leader of diabetes management solutions, mail-order diabetes supplies, wholesale medical supplies, medications, specialty third-party logistics as well as health coaching and disease management. Combined, these value-driven solutions reduce healthcare costs and drive efficiencies for clients while helping to improve patients’ lives. Headquartered in Hudson, Ohio, GEMCORE’s company portfolio includes Edwards Health Care Services, GEMCO Medical, GemCare Wellness, and GEM Edwards Pharmacy. For more information, visit



GEMCORE introduces new On-Goal Program

GEMCORE, a Family of Companies, Launches On-Goal, A Fully Customizable Approach to Diabetes Management 

Looking for alternate options to offset rising healthcare costs? GEMCORE offers On-Goal™, a customizable program designed to meet your organization’s specific needs.

On-Goal offers enrolled members a fully personalized approach to gaining control of their diabetes by making adjustments to their daily lifestyle behaviors. Personalized care and ongoing education are the keys to improving diabetes health, member compliance and may contribute to a medical costs decrease by up to 10% – based on reduced hospitalizations and ER visits.

Based on your specific needs, this program can be customized to focus on: diabetes management, health and wellness management, medication fulfillment and compliance. As an employer, this program can include one or all of the focuses to ensure you and your members needs are met.

The On-Goal program is led by a team of Licensed, Registered Dietitians that work with each individual to design a personal care path including setting goals. Members can expect to:

  1. Be assigned a personal Registered Dietitian
  2. Have availability to communicate via phone or email
  3. Receive education on diet, exercise, and general guidance regarding condition
  4. Follow up appointments hold accountability
  5. Achievements will be celebrated together

This program is designed to help members make real and substantial progress toward improving their health status, eliminating or reducing risk of chronic disease, increase compliance, and lower medical costs.

*Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy (JMCP). Medical claim cost impact of improved diabetes control for Medicare and commercially insured patients with type 2 diabetes. Published October 19, 2013. Accessed December 10, 2019.