Miami Children’s Health System (MCHS) has been recognized by Becker’s Healthcare in its 2016 list of “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare.” The list features both U.S. healthcare provider organizations and healthcare-specific companies for their for workplace excellence, as well as benefit offerings, wellness initiatives, and efforts to improve professional development, diversity and inclusion, work-life balance and a sense of community among employees.
“We are delighted to be recognized once again as one of the best places to work in the nation,” said Michael Kushner,” Senior Vice President and Chief Talent Officer. “Years ago we recognized the importance of providing excellent benefits and services to complement the work of our employees, who continuously go above and beyond for the children in our community,” he said.
MCHS continuously seeks ways to enhance its benefit offerings, which include health, wellness and training programs as well as a supportive environment for all. The health system also has a variety of recognition programs that showcase team and employee accomplishments, as well as an innovative onboarding program that has garnered national recognition for supporting new hires and enhancing employee satisfaction and retention.
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About Miami Children’s Health System
Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital – part of Miami Children’s Health System is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with more than 650 attending physicians and over 130 pediatric sub-specialists. The 289-bed nonprofit hospital is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine and routinely has many programs ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. The organization has grown and evolved into the Miami Children's Health System (MCHS) which includes Miami Children's Health Foundation, the organization's 501c3 fundraising arm; a network of eight nonprofit outpatient centers situated in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties; Pediatric Specialty Group, Inc., a nonprofit physician practice subsidiary; a management services organization, and an ambulatory surgery center, as well as an e-commerce line of children's wellness and safety products that support the hospital's mission of serving the region’s pediatric population. MCHS is the region’s only healthcare system exclusively for children. www.miamichildrens.com
About Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Nicklaus Children's Hospital is South Florida's only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with nearly 800 attending physicians and more than 475 pediatric subspecialists. The 309-bed hospital, known as Miami Children's Hospital from 1983 through 2014, is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine with many specialty programs routinely ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report since 2008. The hospital is also home to the largest pediatric teaching program in the southeastern United States and has been designated an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet facility, the nursing profession’s most prestigious institutional honor. For more information, please visit www.nicklauschildrens.org.