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Winning workplaces

Modern Healthcare recently published its 2011 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. Based on surveys of 327 health care organizations and companies that participated in the program, this list of the top 100  represents those who consistently received high scores for key workplace measures, including overall employee enasgement; work environment; role satisfaction; relationships with supervisors; corporate culture; leadership and planning; pay and benefits; and training and development.

Hospitals in the top 20 of the list are diverse in size and location:

  • Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southlake, Southlake, TX
  • The Women’s Hospital, Newburgh, IN
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City, Union City, TN
  • Wamego City Hospital, Wamego, KS
  • Lovelace Women’s Hospital, Albuquerque, NM
  • Jacksonville Medical Center, Jacksonville, AL
  • Black River Memorial Hospital, Black River Falls, WI
  • Kootenai Health, Coeur d’Alene, ID

Seven hospitals and health systems have appeared on the top 100 list for all four years of the program:

  • Baptist Health South Florida, Coral Gables, FL
  • Holy Name Medical Center, Teaneck, NJ
  • Palmetto Health, Columbia, SC
  • Poudre Valley Health System, Fort Collins, CO
  • Saint Frances Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, MO
  • Valley Medical Center, Renton, WA
  • Woman’s Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA

Source: Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work. Oct. 24, 2011. http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20111019/INFO/310199975

Posted by AHA Resource Center, (312) 422-2050, rc@aha.org.

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