PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center in Philadelphia has been named one of Greater Philadelphia's "Best Places to Work" in the 14th annual ranking presented by the Philadelphia Business Journal.
The top employers of Greater Philadelphia, as selected based on 15,000 surveys taken by employees of 190 companies spanning the region, receive the distinction of "Best Places to Work." CTCA has received the honor in the "Extra Large Company" category for the fifth time, with 62% of the organization's employees participating in this year's survey.
Employees of companies participating in the Philadelphia Business Journal survey complete an online questionnaire administered by an independent surveying firm. Questions range from evaluating work-life balance, respect and employee care, teamwork, commitment to community and more.
"We are thrilled to be recognized as one of Philadelphia's 'Best Places to Work' for the fifth time," said Nancy Hesse, president and CEO of CTCA at Eastern. "Our employees are passionate about delivering the very best in clinical care to our patients, day in and day out, and we are committed to establishing a workplace culture that cultivates that passion in return."
The full 2017 "Best Places to Work" list is featured in the Aug. 11 weekly edition of the Philadelphia Business Journal. CTCA will be recognized at a special event on Aug. 10 at The Fillmore Philadelphia.
CTCA is committed to providing personalized cancer treatment with a staff who is dedicated to providing exceptional care each and every day. Located in the Juniata section of Philadelphia, CTCA's integrative care model combines state-of-the-art clinical treatments and technology with supportive care therapies including nutritional therapy, pain management, mind-body medicine and spiritual support.
About Cancer Treatment Centers of America®
Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global, Inc. (CTCA), headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla., is a national network of five hospitals that serves adult patients who are fighting cancer. CTCA® offers an integrative approach to care that combines advancements in genomic testing and precision cancer treatment, surgery, radiation, immunotherapy and chemotherapy, with evidence-informed supportive therapies designed to help patients physically and emotionally by enhancing their quality of life while managing side effects both during and after treatment. CTCA serves patients from around the world at its hospitals in Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Tulsa. Reflecting our patient-centered approach to cancer care, our patient satisfaction scores consistently rank among the highest in the country for cancer care providers, and CTCA is also rated one of the most admired hospital systems in the country in national consumer surveys. For more information, visit cancercenter.com, Facebook.com/ cancercenter and Twitter.com/cancercenter.
SOURCE Cancer Treatment Centers of America