Working With Hunterdon
Hunterdon Healthcare offers employees a supportive work environment and recognizes the need for work/life balance. Full and part-time employees regularly scheduled twenty (20) or more hours per week are eligible for a generous Paid Time Off benefit. Employees are encouraged to use their paid time off.
We have an integrated employee wellness program which focuses on prevention and encourages healthy lifestyles called WellWorks For You, reduced medical premiums based on wellness participation, Healthy Wage Weight Loss challenges and discounts at our three beautiful Health & Wellness Centers as well as HealthQuest of Hunterdon.
Advisory Board’s 2018 Workplace Transformation Award
In 2018 Hunterdon Healthcare was awarded the Advisory Board’s 2018 Workplace Transformation Award. The annual award recognizes hospitals and health systems nationwide that have made a transformational change in their employee engagement. Hunterdon Healthcare is one of six organizations nationwide to receive the award.
Engaged employees, as defined by the Advisory Board, are those who exhibit both loyalty and commitment to the organization. These employees are willing to expend discretionary effort, often going above and beyond to help the organization succeed. The award recognized Hunterdon Healthcare’s commitment to creating a best-in-class work environment for its employees.
NJBIZ Health Care Heroes Award
Hunterdon Medical Center is a recipient of the NJBIZ Health Care Heroes Award that recognizes exceptional organizations making an impact on the condition of health care in New Jersey. It is this commitment to providing our workplace and the community with high-quality healthcare that has assisted in obtaining this distinction.
Professional and Leadership Development
Leadership supports a culture of continuous learning. Promotion from within occurs frequently. To encourage and support professional growth and development, we offer the following programs:
- New Employee Orientation Program
- Competency Development
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Computer Classes
- Leadership Development Programs
- Monthly Leadership Forum
- New Managers Program
- New Leader Orientation Program
- E-Learning (in-services)
- Harvard Manager Mentor (e-learning)
- General Education Offerings (i.e. Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training, CPR, ACLS, PALS)
- Home Health Aide Program
- Nurse Intern Program
- Family Residency Medical Program
- Pharmacist Intern Program
- Medical Imaging Student Intern
- Laboratory Student Intern
- Health Sciences Library
Reward and Recognition
We have a variety of employee recognition programs to show appreciation for excellence and extra effort which include:
- New Hire Luncheon
- Employee of the Month
- Employee of the Year
- Leadership Excellence
- Physician Excellence
- Service Excellence
- Wescott Awards
- Caught In The Act Recognition
- Service Awards
- Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses
Employee suggestions are promoted, encouraged and put into action through our employee suggestion program called TEAM TALK.
Trips, celebrations, annual picnics, and special events are ongoing.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Hunterdon Healthcare is committed to complying with all local, state and federal laws concerning equal employment opportunity. Decisions in all aspects of employment will be made without regard to the individual’s race, creed, color, religion, national origin, nationality, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, a typical cellular or blood trait, liability for military service, mental or physical disability, genetic information, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. This includes, but is not limited to, decisions on issues such as hiring, promotion, transfers, compensation, training, disciplinary action, and benefits.
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Health and Wellness Centers
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Health Resource Library
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