Shakopee, MN June 27, 2016— Employees at the Shakopee based St. Francis Regional Medical Center voted their company one of the 150 Top Workplaces in 2016, according to the Star Tribune's annual research published on Sunday, June 26.
St. Francis Regional Medical Center was ranked 17th on the large company list by the Star Tribune.
Top Workplaces recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction. The analysis included responses from over 73,870 employees at Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.
The rankings in the Star Tribune Top 150 Workplaces are based on survey information collected by WorkplaceDynamics, an independent company specializing in employee engagement and retention.
"Being named a Top 150 Workplace based on an employee survey speaks to our ability to create an environment in which our employees feel like a family and work very well together," St. Francis Regional Medical Center President Mike McMahan said. "They are passionate about their work and we are very proud our employees consider St. Francis a great a place to work. It shows in the care they provide our patients every day."
To qualify for the Star Tribune Top Workplaces, a company must have more than 50 employees in Minnesota. Over 1,555 companies were invited to participate. Rankings were composite scores calculated purely on the basis of employee responses.
St. Francis Regional Medical Center has 761 employees and ranks in the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide for care and quality. St. Francis is jointly owned by Allina Health, Park Nicollet Health Services and Essentia Health Critical Access Group.
More information on the report can be found at StarTribune.com/topworkplaces2016.