Cottage Health System
Overall rank: 92
Provider/insurer rank: 42
Location: Santa Barbara, Calif.
Top Executive: Ron Werft, President and CEO
Years on list: 1
Average salary, exempt employees: $150,356
Average salary, non-exempt employees: $65,332
Is telecommuniting an option? Yes
Are domestic partner benefits offered? Yes
Average annual training/development hours per employee? 21
Voluntary turnover in most recent fiscal year? 8
Paid time off for community service/volunteer work? No
A communications tool or practice:
For over 15 years, this system of engagement and accountability has helped create a respectful culture leading to improvements in patient care. Unlike other organizations, our entire staff participates, not just clinical staff.
One way the company relieves stress:
A certified massage therapist helps ease the stress of being a healthcare provider. The first massage is free; then, one massage is offered per week with a nominal fee per massage.