UMHS named among top Metro Detroit companies for 10th year

August 6, 2015  //  FOUND IN: Announcements, Our Employees,

Our health system has been named one of “Metro Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” for the 10th time since 2005.

“This outstanding recognition reflects the great pride our employees have in their service to patient care, medical education and research,” says Joseph E. Fournier, chief human resources officer for UMHS. “It also recognizes the tremendous talent and unwavering commitment to excellence that our employees bring to work with them every day.”Staff 2015.fw

Only companies with the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach receive the annual honor from the Michigan Business and Professional Association (MBPA).The recognition is a result of survey responses received from our staff measuring leadership, productivity, communications, career opportunities, working conditions, management, pay and benefits.

“We are honored to recognize the efforts of this year’s ‘Best and Brightest’ companies,” says Jennifer Kluge, president and CEO of MBPA. “UMHS has created impressive organizational value and business results through their policies and best practices in human resource management.”

UMHS will be honored among other winning companies on Thursday, Sept.17 at the Detroit Marriott Renaissance, downtown Detroit.MDet101BBlogowin15_RGB.fw

Metro Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, The Detroit Marriott, WDIV Channel 4 News, Davenport University, Baudville, Staples, BASIC, Business Leaders for Michigan, DTE Energy, Clark Hill, Corp! Magazine, MEDC, Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC, FirstMerit Bank, EDSI Consulting, Contract Professionals Inc. (CPi), Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP, The Henry Ford, Detroit Athletic Club, Plastic Omnium Auto Inergy, The Orsus Group and The Executive Group.

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is a program of the Michigan Business and Professional Association that provides the business community with the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices and demonstrate why they are an ideal place for employees to work. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. It is presented annually in several markets including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego, San Francisco Bay Area and nationally.

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