University Medical Center
Overall rank: 2
Provider/insurer rank: 1
Location: Lubbock, Texas
Top Executive: David Allison, President and CEO
Years on list: 1
Average salary, exempt employees: $77,838
Is telecommuniting an option? Yes
Are domestic partner benefits offered? No
Average annual training/development hours per employee? 450
Voluntary turnover in most recent fiscal year? 15
Paid time off for community service/volunteer work? Yes
A communications tool or practice:
Door greeter program: Managers from front-line supervisors to the president and CEO serve two hours per month as a door greeter. Hospital leaders have the opportunity to interact with visitors and patients as well as staff.
One way the company relieves stress:
Food is the best de-stressor. Lunches and dinners are held quarterly, where employees can listen to music and enjoy a meal. Fourth quarter is the Christmas celebration. Other events include an employee/family picnic and monthly birthday lunches.