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Modern Healthcare Best Place to Work

Lowell General Hospital has been selected as one of Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2012, making it the only hospital in Massachusetts to receive this national recognition. Best Places to Work in Healthcare recognizes outstanding places of employment within the healthcare industry. Lowell General Hospital is one of only 100 companies and organizations to earn this designation nationwide.

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"This is an incredible testament to the dedication and quality of our staff," said Normand Deschene, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lowell General Hospital. "Our employees help make Lowell General Hospital an employer of choice in our region, and a trusted, high quality healthcare provider for the thousands of patients we serve each and every year."

The Best Places to Work in Healthcare program is open to all companies (providers, suppliers, and payers) with more than 25 employees. Modern Healthcare selects the top 100 employers based upon information gathered from employers and a third-party employee survey detailing areas such as company policies/practices, leadership, benefits and demographics, culture, working environment, and other criteria.

The full list can be found on the Modern Healthcare website.

Lowell General Hospital has implemented a wide variety of programs designed to reward, recognize and empower its employees while providing professional development opportunities, competitive benefits packages and a work environment that fosters shared decision making and continuous improvement.

"Being named to Modern Healthcare's list of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2012 demonstrates that Lowell General Hospital has built a culture where employees are supported and engaged, which benefits not only patients and customers but the employer's financial performance as well, " said Fawn Lopez, vice president and publisher of Modern Healthcare. "These healthcare employers are models for others who are seeking to build a successful culture, resulting in optimum performance levels and benefits for their organization."

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