Best Places to Work in Healthcare - 2014
Rank 2 - Provider/Insurer
University Medical Center
Provider/Insurer, Lubbock , TX
Overall Rank: 2
Years on List: 1
Number of employees: 2,953
Voluntary employee turnover in most recent fiscal year: 15
Average annual salary, exempt: $77,838
Average annual pay, nonexempt: NA
- Paid time off for community work
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.