Atlantic Health System, an integrated health care delivery system, today announced that it has been named to the 2018 list of the Best Workplaces in Health Care and Biopharma by Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine. Atlantic Health was the top rated company in New Jersey to make the list, the only health care system from New Jersey included and ranked number 8 overall, maintaining its top-ten ranking from 2017.
Last month, Atlantic Health System announced its ranking on Fortune’s 2018 100 Best Companies to Work For® list for the tenth year in a row.
This annual list recognizes some of the most respected and recognized names in Health Care. Other organizations joining Atlantic Health at 2018 Best Workplaces in Health Care include St. Jude Children’s Hospital, the Mayo Clinic and the American Heart Association. Atlantic Health System’s inclusion on the ranking considered results from more than 50 survey questions, measuring team member satisfaction in a variety of areas including team members’ pride in the organization’s community impact, belief that their work makes a difference and feeling their work has special meaning.
In addition to this great honor, Becker’s Hospital Review named Atlantic Health System one of the 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare. Becker’s list is developed through nominations and editorial research and acknowledged Atlantic Health System for its varied national awards for workplace quality and for providing benefits including: financial incentives for healthy living, on-site childcare, tuition reimbursement and programs that deliver a positive work/life balance.
“Our team members are committed to building healthier communities and to delivering high-quality health care,” said Nikki Sumpter, senior vice president and chief human resources officer, Atlantic Health System. “In turn, Atlantic Health System continues to place a high value on providing an inclusive, innovative and mindful workplace experience that allows team members to grow professionally and personally.”
The Best Workplaces in Health Care is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Atlantic Health System also was ranked on the following lists: Best Workplaces for Women, Best Workplaces for Parents, Best Workplaces for Diversity and Best Workplaces in New York (region).
“Great Place to Work is proud of these Best Workplaces that enable their people to be innovators in their field,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “Organizations like Atlantic Health System set the bar for other health care companies, who prove that taking care of employees will give them the tools and motivation they need to provide industry-leading care and services to patients and customers.”
The ranking considered input from more than 95,000 employees in the health care, biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors.