ORANGE and LOS ANGELES Counties, Calif., March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MemorialCare Health System with top hospitals and more than 200 care sites in Southern California was named to Becker's Hospital Review "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare" for the third consecutive year. The list—based on nominations and editorial review--recognizes organizations committed to fulfilling missions, creating outstanding cultures, promoting tomorrow's leaders, encouraging professional development, offering competitive benefits and going above and beyond to become top places to work.
Becker's Hospital Review noted that "MemorialCare also fosters a supportive work environment, where employees are empowered to eat well, exercise more and quit smoking through a robust wellness program." Another outstanding program connects employees with chronic conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension or high cholesterol, with a wellness coach and clinical team to help make long-lasting lifestyle choices that will benefit them for years.
"This is a great honor and testament to our exceptional 15,000 employees, affiliated physicians, volunteers and board members who contributed to this enormous achievement. Their commitment to continuous improvement and creating a great workplace results in the ability to offer our communities compassionate, high quality care," says Barry Arbuckle, PhD, president & CEO, MemorialCare Health System, an acclaimed innovator in evidence-based, best practice medicine and continually honored as among the nation's best health systems, hospitals and medical groups.