Baylor Scott & White Health has received national recognition as one of the Best Workplaces in Health Care by Great Place to Work and Fortune. Best Workplaces in Health Care rankings are based on feedback from nearly 88,000 employees at Great Place to Work–Certified™ organizations in health care, including the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector.
Great Place to Work produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list and over a dozen other Best Workplaces lists in the U.S.
The list includes health care organizations that rate highest for employee satisfaction and attract top industry talent. Baylor Scott & White also received a great workplace certification from Great Place to Work, which is awarded to companies that achieve an employee satisfaction score of 70 percent or higher. Eighty-two percent of Baylor Scott & White employees surveyed anonymously by the institute said the health system is a great place to work.
“We’re honored to be named among the top companies in the country providing people an exceptional employee experience,” said Jim Hinton, president and chief executive officer, Baylor Scott & White Health. “We want this to be an organization all employees describe as the best place they have ever worked.”
“A recognition like this underscores the commitment we have to our vision of being the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate health care,” said John Lacy, chief human resources officer, Baylor Scott & White Health. “We hear from our employees that working at Baylor Scott & White fulfills a calling, and we are proud this dedication to the organization’s mission is a strong part of our culture.”
Baylor Scott & White supports employees through several company-wide initiatives, including wellness programs, career development opportunities, pay-for-performance incentive plans designed to reward those who help meet patient satisfaction goals, employee discount programs, and support programs for those facing unanticipated adversity. These and other programs are highlighted on Great Place to Work’s website.