Downers Grove, IL & Milwaukee, WI — Advocate Aurora Health, one of the largest not-for-profit, integrated health care systems in the nation, has earned the 2021 Top Workplaces USA award.
This brand new, national award is based solely on the feedback through team member surveys surrounding business outcomes, leadership, culture drivers, organization basics, health care and diversity, equity and inclusion. Advocate Aurora is the only health system in Illinois and Wisconsin to receive the recognition.
“During a year we will never forget, our team members proved to be the true heroes of 2020 by always putting their patients, communities and colleagues first,” said Advocate Aurora Health President and CEO Jim Skogsbergh. “Our gratitude is endless for the 75,000 physicians, nurses and team members whose expertise and compassion helps people live well. Their dedication is what brings our purpose to life.”
Previously, Advocate Aurora Health has received four regional Top Workplace recognitions since Advocate Health Care and Aurora Health Care merged in April 2018. Advocate is a previous six-time winner of the Chicago Tribune accolade, and Aurora is an eight-time winner of the Top Workplace recognition by the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel.
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About Advocate Aurora Safe Care Promise
Health and safety is our highest priority. The Advocate Aurora Safe Care Promise provides additional measures to protect patients and our team members. In person or online, we are here to ensure safe, comfortable and convenient care, and have taken additional measures to protect patients and their families including:
- Masking – Ensuring anyone who enters our locations is wearing a mask. If they don’t have one, we’ll gladly provide it.
- Screening – Taking the temperature and asking questions about symptoms and exposure to everyone who enters our locations.
- Social distancing – Rearranging our waiting areas and staggering appointment times to reduce traffic and create safe spaces.
- Virtual check-in – Facilitating check-ins with digital devices for seamless, low-contact arrivals.
- Enhanced Cleaning – Adding additional cleaning precautions in all areas and added handwashing/sanitizer stations.
About Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health is one of the 10 largest not-for-profit, integrated health systems in the United States and a leading employer in the Midwest with 75,000 employees, including more than 22,000 nurses and the region’s largest employed medical staff and home health organization. A national leader in clinical innovation, health outcomes, consumer experience and value-based care, the system serves nearly 3 million patients annually in Illinois and Wisconsin across more than 500 sites of care. Advocate Aurora is engaged in hundreds of clinical trials and research studies and is nationally recognized for its expertise in cardiology, neurosciences, oncology and pediatrics. The organization contributed $2.2 billion in charitable care and services to its communities in 2019. We help people live well.