150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare | 2014

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Becker's Healthcare is pleased to announce its "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" for 2014.

 The 2014 list was expanded to include healthcare providers — medical groups, ambulatory surgery centers, hospitals and health systems — along with other types of healthcare-specific companies, such as consulting firms, health IT vendors, medical societies and more.

The list was developed through nominations and editorial research, and the following 150 organizations were chosen for their robust benefits, wellness initiatives, commitment to diversity and inclusion, professional development opportunities and work environments that promote employee satisfaction and work-life balance.

Editor's note: This list is not a ranking, and organizations are displayed in alphabetical order. This list is not an endorsement of included healthcare providers. Organizations cannot pay for inclusion on this list.

 Advocate Health Care
Location: Downers Grove, Ill. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 34,000 employees, 12-hospital Advocate Health Care is one of Chicagoland's largest employers of healthcare professionals. [READ MORE]

Agnesian HealthCare
Location: Fond du Lac, Wis. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Agnesian HealthCare is an integrated, nonprofit system with more than 3,200 associates. [READ MORE]

Akron Children's Hospital
Location: Akron, Ohio Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Akron Children's encompasses two pediatric hospitals and 20 pediatrician offices, employing approximately 4,620 people. [READ MORE]

Ambulatory Surgical Center of Stevens Point
Location: Stevens Point, Wis. Type of company: Ambulatory surgery center Meet the organization: The Ambulatory Surgical Center of Stevens Point is a free-standing surgical center located in central Wisconsin that was developed by a small group of local physicians in 2006. [READ MORE]

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Location: Chicago Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Lurie Children's is one of the top pediatric hospitals in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report, and it cares for children all around the country. [READ MORE]

athenahealth
Location: Watertown, Mass. Type of company: Electronic health records provider Meet the organization: athenahealth, which employs more than 3,000 with locations in eight states and India, was named as one of the "Top 150 National Workplaces" by WorkplaceDynamics. [READ MORE]

Atlantic Health System
Location: Morristown, N.J. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: This five-hospital system is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. [READ MORE]

Baptist Health Care
Location: Pensacola, Fla. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Baptist Health Care is a nonprofit, four-hospital system with more than 6,400 employees. [READ MORE]

Baptist Health South Florida
Location: Miami Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 14,000 employees, Baptist Health South Florida has received several marks of distinction for workplace excellence, including nods from Fortune magazine, Working Mother magazine and Gallup, among others. [READ MORE]

Barnabas Health
Location: West Orange, N.J. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Barnabas Health is the largest nonprofit integrated healthcare delivery system in New Jersey and one of the largest in the nation, with more than 2 million patient visits and delivery of more than 17,600 babies annually. [READ MORE]

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Location: St. Louis Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: The 1,315-bed Barnes-Jewish Hospital includes approximately 9,500 employees, making it the largest private employer in the St. Louis region. [READ MORE]

Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital
Location: Dallas Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: BHVH opened in 2002 as the first joint venture hospital of Baylor Health Care System. [READ MORE]

Benefis Health System
Location: Great Falls, Mont. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: This nonprofit, rural system employs 2,800 people who care for 250,000 patients across a 15-county region that's bigger in area than Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont combined. [READ MORE]

Bon Secours Health System
Location: Richmond, Va. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Bon Secours employs more than 23,000 people across six states. [READ MORE]

Boston Medical Center
Location: Boston Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Boston Medical Center is the 496-bed, nonprofit teaching affiliate for Boston University School of Medicine that includes more than 5,000 employees. [READ MORE]

Brigham and Women's Hospital 
Location: Boston Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: A 793-bed teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital is one of the more distinguished hospitals in the country. [READ MORE]

Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Location: Schaumburg, Ill. Type of company: Specialty health system Meet the organization: Founded in 1988, CTCA is a network of cancer hospitals across Pennsylvania, Illinois, Georgia and Arizona. [READ MORE]

Cardinal Health
Location: Dublin, Ohio Type of company: Healthcare products manufacturer and distributor Meet the organization: Cardinal Health employs more than 32,000 across the globe, and it has received several marks of distinction for its excellence as an employer. [READ MORE]

Carroll Hospital Center
Location: Westminster, Md. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Carroll Hospital Center is a private, 193-bed hospital with roughly 2,000 employees. [READ MORE]

Casa Grande Regional Medical Center
Location: Casa Grande, Ariz. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Casa Grande Regional Medical Center includes 843 employees, 51 of whom have been with the hospital for more than 20 years. [READ MORE]

Central Park ENT & Surgery Center
Location: Arlington, Texas Type of company: Ambulatory surgery center and physician practice Meet the organization: Central Park ENT & Surgery Center seeks to promote unity and a sense of community by creating a workplace that feels like a family unit. [READ MORE]

Cerner
Location: Kansas City, Mo. Type of company: Electronic health records provider Meet the organization: Cerner, one of the nation's giant EHR providers, was named one of Computerworld's "100 Best Places to Work in IT" in 2013. [READ MORE]

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Location: Atlanta Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is the largest pediatric provider in Georgia and one of the largest in the country, employing more than 8,700 people. [READ MORE]

Children's Hospital Colorado
Location: Aurora, Colo. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Children's Hospital Colorado has been ranked for more than a decade by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 10 children's hospitals in the country. [READ MORE]

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is the first hospital in the U.S. devoted to pediatric care. [READ MORE]

Children's Medical Center of Dallas
Location: Dallas Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: The Magnet-designated Children's Medical Center is the fifth largest pediatric provider in the nation and includes more than 50 subspecialty programs. [READ MORE]

Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas City
Location: Kansas City, Mo. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas City has been nationally ranked in eight specialties by U.S. News & World Report, and it was the first hospital in either Missouri or Kansas to earn Magnet designation for excellence in patient care. [READ MORE]

The Christ Hospital Health Network
Location: Cincinnati Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: The Christ Hospital Health Network was a finalist in Cincinnati Business Courier's "Best Places to Work" from 2008 to 2012. [READ MORE]

Clark Regional Medical Center
Location: Winchester, Ky. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Clark Regional Medical Center, part of Brentwood, Tenn.-based LifePoint Hospitals, includes more than 350 employees. [READ MORE]

Cleveland Clinic
Location: Cleveland Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Cleveland Clinic is among the nation's best hospitals overall, ranking No. 4 in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report's latest rankings. [READ MORE]

College of American Pathologists
Location: Northfield, Ill. Type of company: Nonprofit medical society Meet the organization: The organization of board-certified pathologists was named one of Chicago Tribune's Top Workplaces and received the newspaper's Illinois Workplace Achiever award in 2012. [READ MORE]

Craig Hospital
Location: Englewood, Colo. Type of company: Rehabilitation hospital Meet the organization: With roughly 725 employees, the nonprofit Craig Hospital focuses on neuro-rehabilitation and spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury research. [READ MORE]

Curaspan Health Group
Location: Newton, Mass. Type of company: Healthcare software developer Meet the organization: Curaspan employees have a reason to enjoy work: The company has a 98 percent customer retention rate. [READ MORE]

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center
Location: Crosby, Minn. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Several Cuyuna Regional Medical Center employees have been with the organization for 35 to 40 years, and all of those with five-year increment years of service are honored annually with awards and a gift. [READ MORE]

DaVita HealthCare Partners
Location: Denver Type of company: Healthcare provider Meet the organization: DaVita HealthCare Partners has won multiple recognitions as a "Top Workplace" in Denver, Philadelphia and the Bay Area. [READ MORE]

Deaconess Health
Location: Evansville, Ind. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Six-hospital Deaconess Health offers employees access to its full-service pharmacy, which provides prescription medications and over-the-counter items at a discounted price. [READ MORE]

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
Location: Sarasota, Fla. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Doctors Hospital of Sarasota is a 155-bed acute and general care facility that is part of Nashville, Tenn.-based Hospital Corporation of America. [READ MORE]

Duke University Health System
Location: Durham, N.C. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Duke University Health System includes Duke University Medical Center, Durham Regional Hospital and Duke Raleigh Hospital, along with other sites of care. [READ MORE]

East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System
Location: Tyler, Texas Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System, which includes 14 hospitals, has served its local communities for more than 60 years. [READ MORE]

EmCare
Location: Dallas Type of company: Physician practice management company Meet the organization: For more than 40 years, EmCare has been committed to providing cost-effective care and being a reliable partner for hospitals. [READ MORE]

Emory Healthcare
Location: Atlanta Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Emory Healthcare's flagship facility, Emory University Hospital, was named Atlanta's best hospital, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2013 rankings. [READ MORE]

Epic Systems
Location: Madison, Wis. Type of company: Electronic health records provider Meet the organization: Epic develops software for medical groups, hospitals and integrated healthcare organizations. [READ MORE]

Evansville Surgery Center
Location: Evansville, Ind. Type of company: Multispecialty ambulatory surgery center Meet the organization: Developed in 1984 by a small group of local physicians, the surgery center has grown to include more than 100 employees. [READ MORE]

The Everett Clinic
Location: Everett, Wash. Type of company: Group practice Meet the organization: The Everett Clinic is a physician-owned medical group with about 1,800 employees that has a voluntary turnover rate of just 6 percent. [READ MORE]

Florida Hospital
Location: Orlando, Fla. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Florida Hospital, a 2,247-bed medical facility, is one of the country's largest nonprofit healthcare providers with 22 campuses. [READ MORE]

Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin
Location: Milwaukee Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Combining the capabilities of an academic medical center affiliated with the Medical College of Wisconsin, the Froedtert & the Medical College network is made up of its flagship, Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, along with several hospitals in the Milwaukee suburbs and more than 30 primary and specialty care health centers. [READ MORE]

Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare
Location: Clinton, Mo. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare includes a nonprofit acute-care hospital, home health services, three physician clinic locations and an offsite rehabilitation center. [READ MORE]

Gundersen Health System
Location: La Crosse, Wis. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: The physician-led, nonprofit Gundersen Health System includes 325 licensed beds and approximately 5,700 employees. [READ MORE]

Hackensack University Medical Center
Location: Hackensack, N.J. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Founded in 1888 with just 12 beds, HackensackUMC was Bergen County's first hospital. [READ MORE]

HealthcareSource
Location: Woburn, Mass. Type of company: Talent management software provider Meet the organization: Amongst a handful of accolades, Healthcare Source was named one of the fastest-growing technology companies in North America by Deloitte in 2013. [READ MORE]

Henry Ford Health System
Location: Detroit Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Founded in 1915 by automobile giant Henry Ford, the Henry Ford Health System is the fifth-largest employer in metropolitan Detroit and employs more than 23,000 people. [READ MORE]

Holland Hospital
Location: Holland, Mich. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: In addition to being recognized for its clinical excellence by Truven Health Analytics and Healthgrades, Holland Hospital has been recognized by various ranking agencies as a "National Best and Brightest Company to Work For" by the Michigan Business and Professional Association and one of the "100 Healthiest Workplaces in America" by Healthiest Places. [READ MORE]

Holy Family Memorial
Location: Manitowoc, Wis. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Holy Family Memorial, a network including a medical center and 15 clinics, among other locations, offers incentives and initiatives to improve employee health, upholding the concept that happy and healthy employees will lead to happier and healthier patients. [READ MORE]

Houston Methodist
Location: Houston Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Since 2006, Houston Methodist has been ranked on Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list, the only ranked hospital system in Texas. [READ MORE]

Humana
Location: Louisville, Ky. Type of company: Payer Meet the organization: Humana earned a 100-percent score on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index in 2014, which recognized the company for policies and practices encouraging workplace diversity and inclusion. [READ MORE]

Huntsville Hospital
Location: Huntsville, Ala. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With 7,200 employees, Huntsville Hospital is the second largest employer in Madison County, and 800 of those employees have worked at the hospital for more than 20 years. [READ MORE]

Indiana University Health Goshen
Location: Goshen, Ind. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: IU Health Goshen was recognized by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce as one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana for four consecutive years. [READ MORE]

Intermountain Healthcare
Location: Salt Lake City Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: This nonprofit healthcare system is comprised of 22 hospitals, 18 clinics, a medical group and a health insurance company. [READ MORE]

John C. Lincoln Health Network
Location: Phoenix Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: The health system grew from humble origins as a volunteer mission pioneered by a social worker and a nurse in 1927. [READ MORE]

Johns Hopkins Medicine
Location: Baltimore Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Johns Hopkins Medicine is a $6.7 billion medical system with more than 41,000 full-time faculty and staff across its facilities. [READ MORE]

Kaiser Permanente
Location: Oakland, Calif. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Kaiser Permanente is one of the largest nonprofit health systems and plans in the country, with approximately 190,000 employees serving more than 9 million people every year. [READ MORE]

Lourdes Hospital
Location: Paducah, Ky. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Lourdes Hospital is rooted in its spiritual faith, meaning employees see their work as a "personal ministry," according to the hospital. [READ MORE]

Lourdes Medical Center
Location: Pasco, Wash. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Since 1916, Lourdes Medical Center, previously known as Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, has provided medical services to the region. [READ MORE]

Lovelace Health System
Location: Albuquerque, N.M. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Lovelace Health System is comprised of six hospitals and a pharmacy, and the system includes approximately 4,000 employees. [READ MORE]

Loyola University Health System
Location: Maywood, Ill. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Loyola University Health System has been recognized by a number of organizations for excellence in clinical care, as well as repeatedly being named "Most Wired" by the American Hospital Association's Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. [READ MORE]

Massachusetts General Hospital
Location: Boston Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Massachusetts General Hospital has been recognized by the AARP as a top employer for workers over 50 years old, by The Scientist magazine as a best place to work in academia and by The Boston Globe as one of the top 25 large companies to work for in Massachusetts. [READ MORE]

Mat-Su Regional Medical Center
Location: Palmer, Alaska Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Mat-Su Regional Medical Center is located in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley, approximately 35 miles north of Anchorage. [READ MORE]

Mayo Clinic
Location: Rochester, Minn. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Mayo Clinic employs approximately 61,000 people who serve more than 1 million people from all 50 states and 150 countries every year. [READ MORE]

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Location: Houston Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: The MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the country's three original cancer centers, created in 1941 as part of the University of Texas system. [READ MORE]

Meadows & Ohly
Location: Peachtree Corners, Ga. Type of company: Healthcare real estate firm Meet the organization: In 2012 and 2013, Meadows & Ohly was named on the Atlanta Journal Constitution's "Top 100 Best Places to Work in Atlanta." [READ MORE]

MedAmerica
Location: Emeryville, Calif. Type of company: Healthcare management Meet the organization: MedAmerica has a longstanding tradition of being recognized for its workplace culture. [READ MORE]

MedAssets
Location: Alpharetta, Ga. Type of company: Healthcare management Meet the organization: More than 3,200 employees at 15 offices work under the MedAssets name to help hospitals improve their financial and operational performance. [READ MORE]

The Medicus Firm
Location: Dallas and Atlanta Type of company: Permanent physician recruitment firm Meet the organization: One of the nation's leading physician recruitment firms, The Medicus Firm, which has roughly 75 employees, has been named as one of the "Best Companies to Work for in Texas" for five years in a row. [READ MORE]

Medline
Location: Mundelein, Ill. Type of company: Healthcare supply distributor Meet the organization: Medline, the largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare supplies in the country, was named a "Top Work Place" in 2013 by the Chicago Tribune and one of "Chicago's Best and Brightest to Work For" in 2012 by National Association for Business Resources. [READ MORE]

MedStar Health
Location: Columbia, Md. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: MedStar Health encompasses 6,000 affiliated physicians and 30,000 associates. [READ MORE]

Memorial Healthcare System
Location: Hollywood, Fla. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Memorial Healthcare System, established in 1953, is one of the five largest public health systems in the United States. [READ MORE]

Memorial Hermann Healthcare System
Location: Houston Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, one of the largest nonprofit systems in Southeast Texas, has more than 21,000 employees, 5,500 affiliated physicians and 12 hospitals. [READ MORE]

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York City Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has more than 2,000 nurses and nearly 900 attending physicians. [READ MORE]

Meridian Health
Location: Wall, N.J. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Meridian Health includes six hospitals, as well as home health services, ambulatory care and outpatient centers. [READ MORE]

Methodist Health System
Location: Dallas Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: In 2013, Dallas Business Journal recognized Methodist Health System as a "Best Place to Work in North Texas" and as one of the "Healthiest Employers in North Texas." [READ MORE]

Miami Children's Hospital
Location: Miami Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Miami Children's Hospital is the hub of the region's only health system dedicated to pediatrics. [READ MORE]

MissionPoint Health Partners 
Location: Nashville, Tenn. Type of company: Clinically integrated network and accountable care organization Meet the organization: MissionPoint is the ACO launched by nonprofit, Nashville-based Saint Thomas Health in January 2012. [READ MORE]

Missoula Bone & Joint and Surgery Center
Location: Missoula, Mont. Type of company: Physician clinic and ambulatory surgery center Meet the organization: Missoula Bone & Joint has approximately 104 employees. [READ MORE]

Nanticoke Health Services
Location: Seaford, Del. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Nanticoke Health Services includes a hospital, a network of employed physicians and two urgent care centers. [READ MORE]

National Medical Billing Services
Location: St. Louis Type of company: Revenue cycle management company specializing in ambulatory surgery centers and affiliated physician groups Meet the organization: National Medical Billing Services emphasizes superior client service and gives staff the autonomy to go above and beyond in order to exceed client expectations. [READ MORE]

NaviNet
Location: Boston Type of company: Healthcare technology company Meet the organization: NaviNet is a health IT company, which serves as an interactive healthcare network for payers and providers. [READ MORE]

Nemours
Location: Jacksonville, Fla. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Nemours is a nationally integrated children's health system including the Nemours Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del., Nemours Children's Hospital in Orlando, Fla., and 45 specialty locations in Delaware, Florida, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. [READ MORE]

NorthShore University HealthSystem
Location: Evanston Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: NorthShore University HealthSystem includes four hospitals, as well as a number of specialty services. [READ MORE]

Northwestern Memorial HealthCare
Location: Chicago Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Northwestern Memorial includes two hospitals and more than 20 satellite clinics staffed by nearly 8,000 employees. [READ MORE]

Ochsner Health System
Location: New Orleans Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Ochsner Health System encompasses nine hospitals and more than 60 health centers. [READ MORE]

Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital
Location: Springfield, Ohio Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital, a nine-operating room surgical hospital with two procedure rooms and 24 private inpatient suites, is one of the busiest outpatient surgery providers in the area. [READ MORE]

OhioHealth
Location: Columbus Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: OhioHealth is a nonprofit, faith-based system that includes multiple hospitals and services in more than 70 locations. [READ MORE]

Olmsted Medical Center
Location: Rochester, Minn. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: In 2013, Olmsted Medical Center employed more than 1,200 people. [READ MORE]

Orthopaedic Associates of Port Huron
Location: Port Huron, Mich. Type of company: Physician practice Meet the organization: Located at the southern end of Lake Huron, Orthopaedic Associates of Port Huron was established more than 30 years ago and many of its original employees are still with the practice. [READ MORE]

Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin
Location: Glendale, Wis. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin is a 30-bed specialty hospital and joint venture between a group of orthopedic surgeons and Milwaukee-based health system Columbia St. Mary's. [READ MORE]

Park Ridge Health
Location: Hendersonville, N.C. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Park Ridge Health, a subsidiary of Altamonte Springs, Fla.-based Adventist Health System, employs more than 1,200 people. [READ MORE]

Penn Medicine
Location: Philadelphia Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Penn Medicine is the parent organization to the University of Pennsylvania Health System and the Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine. [READ MORE]

Penn State Hershey
Location: Hershey, Pa. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Penn State Hershey includes Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Hershey Health System, Penn State Hershey Medical Group and Penn State College of Medicine. [READ MORE]

Phoenix Children's Hospital
Location: Phoenix Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Phoenix Children's Hospital is one of the country's largest hospitals dedicated to pediatrics. [READ MORE]

Pocono Health System
Location: East Stroudsburg, Pa. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Pocono Health System is a nonprofit, community hospital. [READ MORE]

Proliance Surgeons
Location: Seattle Type of company: Surgical practice Meet the organization: Proliance Surgeons, an employee-oriented and physician-driven organization, is one of the largest surgical practices in the U.S., with 185 physicians in various specialties working at more than 40 offices. [READ MORE]

Prominence Advisors
Location: Chicago Type of company: Health IT consulting Meet the organization: With 35 employees, Prominence Advisors was named one of the 101 Best and Brightest places to work in the nation as well as in Chicago in 2013. [READ MORE]

Providence Health & Services Northwest Region
Location: Renton, Wash. Type of company: Regional medical center and physician practice group Meet the organization: With more than 4,000 employees, Providence Health & Services Northwest Region preserves a close and connected relationship with employees through its Promise Stories campaign, which invites employees to share the amazing stories that happen every day at work. [READ MORE]

Quality IT Partners
Location: Mount Airy, Md. Type of company: Health IT consulting Meet the organization: With 25 employees, Quality IT Partners has grown to become one of the most successful and respected consulting companies in health IT. [READ MORE]

Regional One Health System
Location: Memphis, Tenn. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Formerly known as the Regional Medical Center at Memphis, Regional One Health System is where more than half of all medical professionals in Tennessee have completed at least part of their training. [READ MORE]

Regions Hospital
Location: St. Paul, Minn. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With about 4,500 employees, Regions Hospital has been named a Best Hospital Workplace by the Minnesota Hospital Association. [READ MORE]

Reliant Medical Group
Location: Worcester, Mass. Type of company: Multispecialty medical group practice Meet the organization: With 2,300 employees and more than 20 sites, Reliant Medical Group has been named a top workplace in Massachusetts by the Boston Globe, Boston Business Journal and the Worcester Business Journal. [READ MORE]

Riverside Medical Center
Location: Kankakee, Ill. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 3,000 employees, Riverside Medical Center was named one of the three healthiest employers of its size in Illinois by Crain's Chicago Business in 2013. [READ MORE]

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Location: Los Angeles Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 4,000 employees, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center dedicates each floor of the hospital to a particular specialty with its own satellite pharmacy and resident physician sleep rooms. [READ MORE]

Rose Medical Center
Location: Denver Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With 1,453 employees, Rose Medical Center ranks first within the Hospital Corporation of America's continental division for overall employee engagement, and out of HCA's 168 facilities, Rose Medical Center ranks fourth for employee voice. [READ MORE]

Rush University Medical Center
Location: Chicago Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 8,000 employees, Rush University Medical Center was ranked No. 8 on DiversityInc's 2013 list of the top 10 hospital systems for diversity. [READ MORE]

Saint Francis Medical Center
Location: Grand Island, Neb. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With nearly 1,000 employees, Saint Francis Medical Center was deemed the "Best Place to Work" by Grand Island Independent newspaper. [READ MORE]

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System
Location: Sarasota, Fla. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is one of Sarasota County's largest employers, as it has 4,000 staff members and 800 affiliated physicians. [READ MORE]

Scripps Health
Location: San Diego Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 2,600 affiliated physicians and 13,000 employees, Scripps Health includes four hospitals on five campuses and dozens of outpatient clinics. [READ MORE]

Seattle Children's Hospital
Location: Seattle Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Seattle Children's Hospital hosts approximately 357,000 patient visits every year. [READ MORE]

Shore Rehabilitation Institute
Location: Brick, N.J. Type of company: Physical rehabilitation hospital Meet the organization: With 160 employees, Shore Rehabilitation Institute's team member engagement index far exceeded the national average in its 2013 team member survey. [READ MORE]

Southern Ohio Medical Center
Location: Portsmouth, Ohio Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With 2,200 employees, Southern Ohio Medical Center was named to Fortune magazine's "100 Best Places to Work For" list in 2014. [READ MORE]

St. Anthony's Medical Center
Location: St. Louis Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: St. Anthony's Medical Center is the third largest medical center in the St. Louis metropolitan area and has nearly 4,000 employees. [READ MORE]

St. John's Surgery Center
Location: Fort Myers, Fla. Type of company: Ambulatory surgery center Meet the organization: With 24 employees, St. John's Surgery Center has been serving Fort Myers and the surrounding area since 1995. [READ MORE]

St. Joseph's Healthcare System
Location: Paterson, N.J. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With 651 beds and 5,100 employees, St. Joseph's Healthcare System is the largest employer in Passaic County. [READ MORE]

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Location: Memphis, Tenn. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 3,600 employees, St. Jude's is one of the world's premier pediatric cancer research centers. [READ MORE]

St. Vincent's Healthcare
Location: Jacksonville, Fla. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 5,000 associates and 1,800 medical and allied health staff, St. Vincent's has been recognized by several organizations as a great workplace. [READ MORE]

Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital
Location: Genevieve, Mo. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital, a 53-bed critical access hospital, employs 300 people. [READ MORE]

Stanford Hospitals & Clinics
Location: Stanford, Calif. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With nearly 8,000 employees, Stanford Hospitals & Clinics created the Stanford Center for Education and Professional Development to provide professional development programs and better meet employees' educational goals. [READ MORE]

Strata Decision Technology
Location: Chicago Type of company: Healthcare software vendor Meet the organization: With 110 employees driven by an important social mission to improve healthcare, Strata Decision Technology serves more than 1,000 healthcare organizations. [READ MORE]

Studer Group
Location: Gulf Breeze, Fla. Type of company: Consulting firm Meet the organization: Studer Group works with hundreds of healthcare organizations in several countries to make healthcare better for employees, physicians and patients. [READ MORE]

Surgical Care Affiliates
Location: Deerfield, Ill. Type of company: ASC operator Meet the organization: SCA provides rewarding and challenging careers with competitive salaries and professional development opportunities for more than 5,000 employees, or teammates, in 34 states. [READ MORE]

Sutter Davis Hospital
Location: Davis, Calif. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Sutter Davis Hospital, part of Sacramento, Calif.-based Sutter Health, has 48 beds and about 380 employees. [READ MORE]

Texas Health Resources
Location: Arlington, Texas Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Texas Health Resources, a system comprised of 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals, employs more than 22,500 people in fully-owned, joint-ventured and operated facilities. [READ MORE]

ThedaCare
Location: Appleton, Wis. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: ThedaCare is the third-largest healthcare employer in Wisconsin, with roughly 6,100 employees at five hospitals and 22 physician locations. [READ MORE]

Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center
Location: Leitchfield, Ky. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Since Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center opened in 1951, the hospital has not reduced its workforce. [READ MORE]

UMC Health System
Location: Lubbock, Texas Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: UMC and its more than 3,200 employees treat more than 300,000 patients each year. [READ MORE]

Union Hospital
Location: Terre Haute, Ind. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Union Hospital is a nonprofit health system with two hospitals, Union Hospital in Terre Haute and Union Hospital Clinton (Ind.), and about 3,000 employees. [READ MORE]

UnitedHealth Group
Location: Minneapolis Type of company: Managed care and insurance Meet the organization: UnitedHealth Group, one of the nation's largest companies based on revenue, was the top ranked company in the insurance and managed care sector in Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" list in 2014, the fourth straight year it earned the top spot. [READ MORE]

UnityPoint Health
Location: West Des Moines, Iowa Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: UnityPoint Health, formerly Iowa Health System, is the fifth largest nondenominational health system in the nation. [READ MORE]

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Medicine
Location: Birmingham, Ala. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Medicine is one of the largest employers in Alabama with more than 11,000 employees. [READ MORE]

University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences
Location: Chicago Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: In 2013, University of Chicago Medicine expanded its benefits packages, opened two daycare centers for employee's and faculty's children and enhanced its food options, building on its reputation as a great place to work in healthcare. [READ MORE]

University Hospitals
Location: Cleveland Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: With more than 24,000 employees, University Hospitals is the second largest private employer in Northeast Ohio. [READ MORE]

University of Iowa Health Care
Location: Iowa City, Iowa Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: University of Iowa Health Care is the region's largest employer, with 12,000 workers. [READ MORE]

University of Michigan Health System
Location: Ann Arbor, Mich. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: University of Michigan Health System employs more than 18,500 people. [READ MORE]

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Location: Madison Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: This Magnet-designated 566-bed academic medical center has roughly 8,400 employees with an employee retention rate of 90 percent and a vacancy rate of 4 percent. [READ MORE]

Vail Valley Medical Center
Location: Vail, Colo. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: An independent community hospital and the only hospital in its county, Vail Valley Medical Center is one of the largest employers in the area. [READ MORE]

The Valley Hospital
Location: Ridgewood, N.J. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: The 451-bed hospital had 640 employees celebrate five-year increment work anniversaries in 2013. [READ MORE]

VHA
Location: Irving, Texas Type of company: National network of nonprofit healthcare organizations Meet the organization: VHA employs roughly 1,600 through both the main company and its related companies: Novation, Provista and Goodroe Healthcare Solutions. [READ MORE]

Vidant Medical Center
Location: Greenville, N.C. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Magnet-recognized Vidant Medical Center, part of Vidant Health, conducts an employee engagement survey every two years. [READ MORE]

WellStar Health System
Location: Marietta, Ga. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: WellStar Health System is one of the largest nonprofit health systems in the state, with more than 12,000 employees serving a population of nearly 1.4 million. [READ MORE]

West Coast Medical Resources
Location: Clearwater, Fla. Type of company: Medical distributor Meet the organization: West Coast Medical Resources is a surgical surplus company founded in 1997. [READ MORE]

Woman's Hospital
Location: Baton Rouge, La. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Woman's Hospital is one of the largest women's healthcare facilities in the nation and the first Magnet-recognized hospital in Baton Rouge. [READ MORE]

Wooster Ambulatory Surgery Center
Location: Wooster, Ohio Type of company: Ambulatory surgery center Meet the organization: Wooster Ambulatory Surgery Center, a multispecialty surgery center, opened its doors in 2008 and has since grown to take more than 3,000 cases annually. [READ MORE]

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Location: New Haven, Conn. Type of company: Hospital/health system Meet the organization: Yale-New Haven Hospital, the 1,541-bed teaching hospital for Yale School of Medicine, dates back to 1826 and includes more than 11,000 employees and a medical staff of approximately 4,000 clinicians. [READ MORE]

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