Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Pulaski recognized as No. 8th Rank of Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2017 for Providers and Insurers

October 18, 2017

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Pulaski (STRHS Pulaski) has been ranked as No. 8 among healthcare providers and insurers by Modern Healthcare’s 2017 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The complete list of this year’s winner rankings is available here. Modern Healthcare will publish a special supplement featuring ranked lists of all the winners along with the October 2 issue.

“I am so humbled at this news, “said STRHS Pulaski CEO, Jim Edmondson.  “This is the third year we have taken the survey and over 75% (204) of our employees took the survey.  We did not expect to get in the top 100 this year, let alone be in the top 10.  I invite those of you who want a real difference in your work life to come try us out.” 

Now in its tenth year, the award program identifies and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare industry nationwide. Modern Healthcare partners with the Best Companies Group on the assessment process, which includes an extensive employee survey.

“A decade ago, Modern Healthcare set out to recognize outstanding employers across the industry. Now in its 10th year, Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare has become the hallmark for organizations striving to be just that. It’s gratifying to see how the program has grown,” said Fawn Lopez, publisher of Modern Healthcare. “Our award winners can be proud of the role they play in elevating the standard for workplace excellence. These five-star organizations not only see higher employee retention, but also increased patient engagement and satisfaction and healthier bottom lines.”

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Pulaski was honored at the 2017 Best Places to Work Awards Dinner on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at the W Las Vegas. This is the first year Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Pulaski has made the list.