MORRISTOWN, NJ - For the second year in a row, Atlantic Health System named to the list of Modern Healthcare’s 'Best Places to Work in Healthcare'. Atlantic Health System is the only health care company from New Jersey to make the list, an honor bestowed bestowed on the top employers in health care nationwide.

In addition, Atlantic Health Systemhas obeen chosen for the list of Becker’s Healthcare’s '150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare'. This is the fourth year in a row that Atlantic Health System has been selected for inclusion in that elite group.

The Modern Healthcare accolade is the latest honor for Atlantic Health System’s award-winning workplace culture. Earlier this year Atlantic Health was named, for the eleventh consecutive year, to Fortune’s '100 Best Companies to Work For' list, along with Fortune’s 'Best Workplace in Health Care and BioPharma' list, and each of its medical centers were given environmental sustainability awards from Practice Greenhealth. In addition, Atlantic Health’s medical centers have earned recognitions for clinical excellence from organizations including Newsweek, U.S. News and World Report, Healthgrades, the Leapfrog Group, Becker’s Hospital Review and Castle Connolly. 

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According to Becker’s Healthcare, its list is “based on nominations and editorial research.” The publication celebrated all the work Atlantic Health System team members do every day to create a workplace that’s welcoming and inclusive. Becker’s recognized Atlantic Health’s engaged, dedicated and innovative spirit, combined with its resources that support resilience and mindfulness. “Beyond the accolades, Atlantic Health employees speak for themselves: the health system boasts a 91 percent employee retention rate. Atlantic Health believes its key to success is engagement and trust, which the health system fosters through team building, recognition and competitive benefits that include on-site child care, financial incentives for healthy living, tuition reimbursement and career coaching.”

“Every day, our team members bring their best selves to work so that they can provide extraordinary caring for our patients, our communities and each other,” said Nikki Sumpter, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Atlantic Health System. “At Atlantic Health System, we’re focused on caring for the caregiver, which is why we give our team members an engaging workplace that’s fun, innovative and supports their well-being." 

Modern Healthcare, in partnership with the Best Companies Group, employs a multi-layer assessment process when making its choices for the list of Best Places to Work in Healthcare. It includes an extensive employee survey covering leadership, culture, training, work environment, pay and benefits, among other areas, to identify and recognize companies that truly stand out in the healthcare space.