JACKSON, CA– Sutter Amador Hospital has been named by Modern Healthcare as a ‘Best Place to Work.’ The hospital ranked number 7 among healthcare provider/insurer by Modern Healthcare’s 2018 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The hospital was also recognized as a Best Place to Work in 2016.
“I am grateful to our entire hospital community– employees, physicians and volunteers –who are dedicated to delivering quality patient care to our region,” said Anne Platt, CEO of Sutter Amador Hospital. “It is an honor to be recognized among the best places to work in the country.”
Sutter Amador Hospital and Sutter Davis Hospital were the only two facilities in Northern California among this year’s recipients with more than 400 organizations that applied nationwide.
Modern Healthcare is the industry’s leading source of healthcare business and policy news, research and information. Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work survey is conducted with an extensive employee survey.
“Our award winners can be proud of the role they played in elevating the standard for workplace excellence. They have the judgment, drive and resilience to solve healthcare’s most significant challenges through our most important resource: people. They are pushing the envelope and creating a more engaged and productive workforce, all while tackling the ever-present challenges of cost, safety, quality and access,” said Aurora Aguilar, editor of Modern Healthcare.
Last month, Sutter Amador Hospital was also recognized by NRC Health as a top-performing hospital and health system that exhibits exceptional commitment to understanding the patients’ care journey.
NRC Health has helped healthcare organizations illuminate and improve the moments that matter most to patients, residents, physicians, nurses and staff. Today, NRC Health is honored to recognize top-performing hospitals and health systems that have exhibited an exceptional commitment to understanding each individual’s complete care journey.
“The Excellence Award recognizes elite organizations that have received the highest ratings in overall satisfaction by patients and their families,” said Platt. “As a community-focused hospital, we understand that we are caring for our friends and neighbors, we always aim to do that with compassionate and quality care.”
"Each year our partners inspire us with their commitment to service,” says Helen Hardy, Senior Vice President of Client Service at NRC Health. “The individuals at these organizations show a genuine understanding for their patients, which is revealed in their extraordinary, compassionate care. It is always a special pleasure for us to honor and recognize these efforts with the Excellence Award. We congratulate Sutter Amador Hospital for embodying human understanding and demonstrating a commitment to patient-centered care.”
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About NRC Health
For 37 years, NRC Health (NASDAQ: NRC) has been committed to achieving human understanding and bringing healthcare organizations closer to their customers than ever before by illuminating and improving the key moments that define an experience and build trust. Guided by their uniquely empathic heritage, proprietary methods, skilled associates, and holistic approach, NRC Health helps its customers design experiences that exceed expectations, inspire loyalty, and improve well-being among patients, residents, physicians, nurses, and staff.