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by Tampa General Hospital on Thursday May 23, 2019
TGH named to list of ¡°top 150 places to work in healthcare¡±

TAMPA, FL (May 23, 2019) -- Tampa General Hospital has been named one of the ¡°150 top places to work in healthcare¡± by Becker¡¯s Hospital Review, placing it among the best U.S. hospitals for professional growth opportunities, work/life balance and other benefits for its roughly 8,000 team members.

recognizes institutions which offer ¡°benefits and opportunities for employees to build successful careers above and beyond the average healthcare provider or company,¡± Becker¡¯s said Tuesday.

Tampa General was specifically recognized for its comprehensive benefits program, on-site day care, vacation time and a 5,000-square-foot fitness center offering workout space, personal trainers and massage therapy for employees.

¡°This recognition reflects Tampa General¡¯s deep commitment to all its team members and physician partners,¡± said TGH President and CEO John Couris. He also praised the hospital¡¯s HR department for its ¡°creativity and team member-centric approach to innovative programs and services.¡±

¡°This recognition is really a reflection of the commitment and compassion exhibited by our team members,¡± said Chris Roederer, senior vice president of Human Resources. ¡°We develop these programs because we want to support the team members who do so much to help our patients.¡±

Becker¡¯s said the list highlights hospitals and healthcare companies that ¡°promote diversity within the workforce, employee engagement and professional growth.¡± The publication bases its list on nominations and its own research.


Tampa General Hospital, a 1007-bed non-profit academic medical center, delivers world-class care as the region¡¯s only center for Level l trauma and comprehensive burn care. It is one of the nation¡¯s busiest adult solid organ transplant centers and is the primary teaching hospital for the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. Advancing medicine through innovation, Tampa General houses a nationally accredited comprehensive stroke center, an 82-bed Level IV neonatal intensive care unit, and a state-certified spinal cord and brain injury rehabilitation center. For more information, go to?.