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Community Health Centers Receives National Recognition for Fifth Consecutive Year

Best and Brightest Companies 2022
Best and Brightest Companies 2022

2022 National Winning Companies

WINTER GARDEN, FL – Central Florida-based Community Health Centers, Inc. was recently announced as a 2022 Best and Brightest Company to Work For® for the fifth consecutive year by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR).

Community Health Centers, Inc. was selected nationally as one of the 135 winners out of 1,000 nominations. The Best and Brightest Program provides the business community the opportunity to gain recognition, showcase their best practices, and demonstrate why each would be an ideal workplace for employees. The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation Winners will be honored during their 2023 Illuminate Business Summit.

The 2022 National winning companies were assessed by an independent research firm which reviewed several key measures relative to other nationally recognized winners. Part of the assessment included a confidential survey that was sent to Community Health Centers, Inc. team members. The key measures included:  Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement, and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; and Strategic Company Performance.

“These 2022 winning organizations have stood out during unpredictable times and have proven they are an employer of choice. They continue to keep the needs of their employees first and provide perks that include development, well-being, work-life balance, rewards, and recognition. In addition, these winning companies offer a fantastic work culture and workplace environment that attracts, and National Association for Business Resources retains superior employees”, said Jennifer Kluge, President, and CEO of NABR and The Best and Brightest Program.

“We are so honored to receive The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® award for the fifth consecutive year. Our team members, leadership team, and the Community Health Centers Board of Directors are extremely proud of this recognition. This national competition identifies and honors companies that deliver exceptional human resource practices and an impressive commitment to their team members. We are proud to boast 550 purpose-filled team members that deliver quality and compassionate primary healthcare services to Central Florida’s diverse communities,” states Debra Andree, MD, President & Chief Executive Officer of Community Health Centers, Inc.

“To be nationally recognized with this distinguished award amongst various industries is truly an honor. We value every team member and strive to provide quality programs to support them so that they can focus on our mission,” said Cheryl Viadero, Vice President/Chief Human Resources Officer, Community Health Centers, Inc.

About Community Health Centers, Inc.

Community Health Centers, Inc. (CHC), a Federally Qualified Health Center, provides quality and compassionate primary healthcare services to insured, uninsured, underinsured, and underserved children and adults within Central Florida. CHC provides care to nearly 70,000 patients, each year, in the Apopka, Bithlo, Clermont, Forest City, Four Corners, Groveland, Lake Ellenor, Leesburg, Meadow Woods, Pine Hills, Tavares, West Lakes, and Winter Garden communities.

About the Best and Brightest Programs

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in operations and employee enrichment that lead to increased productivity and financial performance. This competition scores potential winners based on regional data of company performance and a set standard across the nation. This national program celebrates those companies that are making better business, creating richer lives and building a stronger community as a whole. There are numerous regional celebrations throughout the country such as Charlotte, Miami, Denver, Nashville, New York, Pacific Northwest, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Milwaukee, San Diego and San Francisco.


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