National industry magazine “Becker’s Healthcare” released its 2015 edition of “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” with Swedish American making the list.
The list includes both healthcare providers as well as other healthcare-specific firms such as technology providers, professional organizations and consulting firms.
Candidates were chosen by both editorial research and nominations based on benefit offerings, wellness programs, commitment to diversity, professional development opportunities and environments that promote satisfaction and work-life balance.
The “Becker’s Healthcare” honor follows other recent Swedish American recognitions such as being named one of Interactive health naming them one of the “Healthiest Companies in America” and receiving the “Gold” level designation as one of Illinois’ Healthiest Workplaces.
Swedish American is a not-for-profit healthcare system headquartered in Rockford comprised of two hospitals, a home health care agency, a foundation and 30 clinics and is a division of UW Health.