March 18, 2016
Location: Hackensack, N.J.
Type of company: Hospital/health system
Meet the organization: HackensackUMC is a private, nonprofit, regional academic medical center serving northern New Jersey and the New York metropolitan area. The medical center is the biggest employer in Bergen County, N.J., with more than 7,500 employees, nearly 1,500 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. HackensackUMC has received various accolades for its workplace environment. From 2011 through 2015, HackensackUMC has been accredited as a CEO Cancer Gold Standard employer for workplace wellness. Additionally, the medical center is a 2015 winner of SmartCEO’s Corporate Culture Award, which honors businesses that have successfully championed a positive, productive and performance-driven culture, and have worked with their employees to develop successful cultural practices.