Transcript of "Becker’s List of 100 Best Healthcare Providers to Work For Includes South Nassau"
For Immediate Release May 16, 2013Contact: Damian Becker, Manager of Media Relations(516) 377-5370Photo Caption (Hospital Week Luncheon): The Hospital Week employee luncheon is one ofmany ways that South Nassau Communities Hospital honors and recognizes its employees fortheir commitment to the hospital’s mission and service excellence.Photo Caption (IMG_7284): South Nassau Communities HospitalSouth Nassau Named to Becker’s List of 100 BestHealthcare Providers to Work ForOceanside, NY… For the third consecutive year, South Nassau Communities Hospital hasbeen named to the Beckers Hospital Review 2013 list of "100 Best Places to Work inHealthcare" in the United States.South Nassau was selected for its robust benefits, wellness initiatives, professionaldevelopment opportunities, atmosphere of employee unity and satisfaction, and employeerecognition programs and events. Events and programs to honor employees include annualNurses Week and Hospital Week celebrations; luncheons and ceremonies to honor the selflessefforts of volunteers and auxilians; an Annual Service Awards Dinner; and numerous otherevents."To fulfill our mission of providing the communities and patients we serve with high-quality healthcare services it is imperative that our employees are engaged, appreciated, andencouraged to grow and develop their skills,” said Richard J. Murphy, South Nassaus presidentand CEO. “It is for that reason that we are persistent in meeting our employees’ needs for asupportive, encouraging, rewarding and collaborative workplace.”Beckers Hospital Review list of the "100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare" wasdeveloped through nominations, extensive research, and a rigorous review with peerorganizations and is composed of hospitals, health systems, surgery centers and large physicianNews From:
practices. Beckers Hospital Review is a bimonthly magazine published by ASCCommunications located in Chicago, Ill. The magazine is read by many of the nation’s leadinghealthcare executives and policy makers.South Nassau Communities Hospital is one of the region’s largest hospitals, with 435beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,000 employees. Located in Oceanside, NY, the hospital isan acute-care, not-for-profit teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art care in cardiac,oncologic, orthopedic, bariatric, pain management, mental health and emergency services. Inaddition to its extensive outpatient specialty centers, South Nassau provides emergency andelective angioplasty and is the only hospital on Long Island with the Novalis Tx™ and GammaKnife® Perfexion radiosurgery technologies. South Nassau is a designated Stroke Center by theNew York State Department of Health and Comprehensive Community Cancer Center by theAmerican College of Surgeons and is recognized as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence bythe American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. For more information, visitwww.southnassau.org.-30-