Gary-based Methodist Hospitals is the only Indiana company on a list of the Top 100 Workplaces in the Chicagoland area. The annual list from The Chicago Tribune invited more than 1,800 employers to participate in a survey. November 14, 2014

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GARY, Ind. (November 14, 2014) – Methodist Hospitals is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of The Chicago Tribune's Top 100 Workplaces.

The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 40 major publishing partners across the United States.

Over the past year, more than 5,000 organizations and 1 in every 88 employees in the U.S. have turned to WorkplaceDynamics to better understand what's on the minds of their employees. Through its workplace improvement offerings, WorkplaceDynamics provides solutions, training and tools to help clients improve their workplace.

Methodist Hospitals has made a long-term commitment to building and maintaining a culture of collaboration and excellence, in which employees are continually connected to their passion and the purpose of their work. The Foundation for this culture is the internalization by all of our staff of our mission, vision and values and their adherence, every day in everything they do, to our standards for behavior, The Model of Care and Conduct. At Methodist Hospitals, staffs are united by their commitment to the health and well-being of patients, their families, and the community at large.

“Methodist Hospitals is incredibly proud and honored to be recognized as a best place to work. The fact that this recognition is based completely upon our employee's assessment makes it doubly gratifying. We are committed to creating a culture where our employees feel valued, have opportunities for growth and are connected to purpose in their work. Being the best place for employees to work is part of our vision, and being recognized as a Top Workplace lets us know that we are attaining this vision, which fuels our mission to provide compassionate, quality healthcare to all those in need,” said Dr. Michael Davenport, President & Interim CEO.

The Chicago Tribune published the complete list of Top Workplaces on November 14th.

For more information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics, please visit and

Methodist Hospitals is a community-based, not-for-profit health system with two full-service acute care facilities in Gary and Merrillville, Indiana, that has been leading the way to better health for residents of Northwest Indiana for almost 100 years. Methodist Hospitals offers a number of award – winning programs, including its Neuroscience, Oncology, Heart and Vascular Institutes and Breast Care Center. Its range of services also includes Bariatric Surgery services, Emergency & Trauma services, Orthopedics & Spine services, comprehensive Rehabilitation services, Behavioral Health and Home Health Services.

Source: Methodist Hospitals

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