Franklin, Tenn. (Oct. 18, 2016)—For the eighth consecutive year, Quorum client hospital Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center (Chanute, KS) was named among Modern Healthcare’s annual “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” for 2016. The hospital was ranked 19th on the list, marking its highest ranking on the list to date.
The hospital also received the first Millennial Award presented at the Modern Healthcare awards ceremony in New Orleans, LA on Oct. 6, 2016. The new Millennial Award reflects the facility with the happiest, most engaged and most satisfied group of millennials according to Modern Healthcare. According to the magazine, this distinction was based upon the percentage of millennials and surveys completed by millennials nationwide.
“We work very hard to attract and retain the best employees,” said Dennis E. Franks, CEO of Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center. “Each year, it is such an honor to receive this national recognition and is a source of great pride for all of us at Neosho Memorial.”
“We are proud to see Neosho recognized again for their efforts to continually create an environment that benefits its employees and patients,” said Quorum President and CEO Mickey Bilbrey. “Also, receiving the new Millennial Award demonstrates the hospital’s ability to attract the next generation of healthcare leaders—which is vital for every hospital to have a sustainable future.”
Now in its ninth year, the recognition program honors workplaces throughout the healthcare industry that empowers their employees to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products, and services. For additional information, please visit http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20160711/INFO/160709933.