Tarpon Springs, FL – Adventist Health System’s employees, which includes all employees of Florida Hospital North Pinellas have been recognized for being one of the best-performing and most productive and engaged workforces in the world. This is the fourth year in a row that Adventist Health System, and all of the hospital campuses including Florida Hospital North Pinellas, has received the Gallup Great Workplace Award.
“We are very honored to be a part of this award and recognize that highly engaged employees provide our patients with extraordinary care and improved clinical outcomes. Florida Hospital North Pinellas is proud to be part of the 70,000 Adventist Health System employees that shares a commitment to provide health and healing with skill and compassion every day,” said Florida Hospital North Pinellas’ President and CEO Bruce Bergherm.
Based on rigorous workplace research, The Gallup Great Workplace Award is conducted by a panel of workplace experts who assess each applicant based on their 2013 employee engagement results and their application portfolio. Applicant’s results are compared across a workplace research database composed of millions of work teams in more than 100 countries. This year, AHS is one of 36 organizations chosen to receive the award.
This year’s award was presented at a summit at Gallup’s main campus in Omaha, Nebraska, May 13-15, 2014. During the summit, Great Workplace Award winners, including Adventist Health System, presented the best practices they applied to their workplace and the improved business results they achieved through building an engaged workforce.
About Florida Hospital North Pinellas:
Florida Hospital North Pinellas, located in Tarpon Springs, is a member of The Florida Hospital network of the Adventist Health System, the largest health care provider in the state. Each year The Florida Hospital network cares for nearly one million residents and visitors each year. As a 168-bed, full-service hospital, Florida Hospital North Pinellas serves both the Pinellas and Pasco communities of west central Florida. For more information, please visit our website: FHNorthPinellas.com
About Adventist Health System:
Adventist Health System is a faith-based health care organization headquartered in Altamonte Springs, Florida. A national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, Adventist Health System’s nearly 70,000 employees maintain a tradition of whole-person health by caring for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of every patient.
With 45 hospital campuses and nearly 8,300 licensed beds in ten states, Adventist Health System facilities incorporate the latest technological advancements and clinical research to serve more than 4.5 million patients annually. The full continuum of integrated care also includes urgent care centers, home health and hospice agencies, and skilled nursing facilities.
Each Adventist Health System facility operates independently in delivering care and services to best meet the needs of the local communities they serve. While each entity is unique, all remain united in one mission of Extending the Health Ministry of Christ.
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