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Top 10 healthcare companies with awesome career development

Linda Le Phan

Healthcare is one of the absolute best industries to get your foot into if you’re looking to launch your career or are thinking about switching careers today, because it’s the industry that is growing fastest and will have the highest job demand in the next decade, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

This jobs growth in healthcare doesn’t only include doctors and nurses either: healthcare support occupations like receptionists, administrative assistants, office clerks, office managers, intake coordinators and other administrative and management roles make up a huge portion of the roles healthcare employers need to fill too.

In addition to a wide range of career choices, you can also benefit from strong career development support if you’re able to find a role within a healthcare organization that prioritizes career development for its employees. To help you more easily find companies that do that, here is a list of Top 10 Healthcare Companies with awesome career development. (These companies have a high “career development” score on kununu and have at least 10 employee reviews):

Hershey Medical Center

kununu Career Development score: 4.67

Hershey Medical Center, which also goes by the full name of Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, is a nationally ranked academic medical center in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Hershey Medical Center has a large number of Adult and Children’s Specialties, though it especially excels at Gastroenterology & GI Surgery and Orthopedics for Adult Specialties, and Pediatric Cancer and Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery for Children’s Specialities.

Employees say: I am very happy to have my job and I know there is a lot of potential for growth or movement

Adena Health System

kununu Career Development score: 4.58

Adena Health System, founded in 1895, is a non-profit health care provider based in south central Ohio that offers leading edge services in the areas of heart health, cancer diagnosis and treatment, women’s health, children’s health and orthopedics. Today, Adena Health System includes three hospitals, (Chillicothe, Waverly and Greenfield) and six regional clinics.

Employees say: Great place to work. Great teamwork and family environment

Blessing Hospital

kununu Career Development score: 4.56

Blessing Hospital is a non-for-profit, independent acute-care hospital that acts as a general medical and surgical facility for the Quincy, Illinois community. The hospital has 16 different specialty areas which include a Diabetes Center, Heart & Vascular Center, Sleep Center, Surgery Center, Behavioral Center, and more.

Employees say: Good benefits. Caring leadership. Opportunities to grow. Encouragement to continue education with education assistance…

Saint Francis Hospital

kununu Career Development score: 4.52

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is one of the top regional hospitals in the Connecticut area. Established in 1897 in Hartfard, Connecticut, the hospital has been affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital since 1990 and was verified in 2018 as a Level 1 Trauma Center, the highest-level status for trauma care.

Employees say: I love working for St. Francis, this is my dream job and the company makes it a career not a job

Dodge County Hospital Authority

kununu Career Development score: 4.50

Dodge County Hospital Authority provides general medical and surgical care for inpatient, outpatient, and emergency room patients for Dodge County in Eastman, Georgia. Their large range of health care services include OB/Gynecology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Radiology, General Surgery and more.

Employees say: A wonderful growing company with great management and leaders.

Enloe Medical Center

kununu Career Development score: 4.50

Enloe Medical Center is a non-profit hospital in Chico, California that offers comprehensive medial services to its community and is the only Level II Trauma Center in the region. Some of the health care services Enloe Medical Center offers includes acute care, regional cancer services, physical rehabilitation, surgical and gastroenterology services, heart care, stroke care, mother and baby care, inpatient behavioral health, outpatient services, and home health and hospice services.

Employees say: Great Company with opportunity for Growth. Enloe supports you going back to school, flex sched & financial support.

Southern Ohio Medical Center

kununu Career Development score: 4.48

Southern Ohio Medical Center, or SOMC, is a non-for-profit hospital that provides emergency care, surgical care, and a range of other health care services for the Portsmouth, Ohio community. It employs 2,900 full-time and part-time employees, a medical staff of more than 266 physicians and specialists, and is supported by over 400 regular volunteers.

Employees say: I go in every day looking forward to my day and seeing my great co-workers. We are always about keeping spirits high and providing our clients with the best experience possible.

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

kununu Career Development score: 4.44

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital is a nationally recognized general medical and surgical facility in Owensboro, KY that provides care to nine counties across Western Kentucky and Southern Indiana. While it offers a wide range of health services, the hospital specializes in Cancer, Heart and Orthopedic care.

Employees say: I have worked for them for 9 years. I have held multiple positions. The pay is good. It is healthcare so stable company. There is room for advancement, flexible hours

Jupiter Medical Center

kununu Career Development score: 4.43

Jupiter Medical Center is a not-for-profit regional medical center founded in 1979 that offers a broad range of services, with specialties in cardiology, oncology, pediatrics, imaging, orthopedics and spine, digestive health, emergency services, lung and thoracic, women’s health, weight management and men’s health. It is one of South Florida’s most respected and preferred hospitals, consistently performing in the top 10 percent of hospitals for patient quality and satisfaction.

Employees say: It truly is a home away from home. Amazing teamwork. Excellent leadership. Great clientele.

Genesys Regional Medical Center

kununu Career Development score: 4.40

Genesys Regional Medical Center, also known as Ascension Genesys Hospital, is a nationally ranked general medical and surgical facility that provides medical, primary and specialty care to Grand Blanc and surrounding communities. The hospital employs 809 practicing physicians across 59 specialties, which means that patients can depend on the hospital for whatever general or specialty care needs they have.

Employees say: I loved working there. They were amazing to their employees


Does career development matter to you? Explore more companies on kununu for more companies that score high for career development, or any other of the 17 work-life categories (such as diversity, teamwork, company culture) that are important to you!


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