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Horizon Health Services named one of 2019’s Best Companies to Work for in New York State

January 18th, 2019

best company to work for logoHorizon Health Services was recently named as one of the 2019 Best Companies to Work for in New York. The annual list of the 2019 Best Companies to Work for in New York was created by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYS-SHRM) and Best Companies Group.

This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in New York, benefiting the state’s economy, its workforce and businesses. The 2019 Best Companies to Work for in New York list is made up of 75 companies.

“Horizon Health Services is incredibly proud to be named to this list for an 11th year in a row, a designation that could only be made possible by our amazing team of dedicated employees. Our employees truly care about our mission and give their best each and every day to serve our community. Their commitment and passion truly makes Horizon an exceptional place to work and receive care”, by Veronica Meldrum, Vice President of Employee Services at Horizon Health Services.

To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a for-profit, not-for-profit business or government entity;
  • Be a publicly or privately held business;
  • Have a facility in the state of New York;
  • Have at least 15 employees working in New York; and
  • Must be in business a minimum of 1 year.

Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Companies to Work for in New York. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in New York and also analyzed the data and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.

About Horizon:

Horizon Health Services is the largest and most comprehensive provider of fully integrated mental health, substance use and recovery services with over 20 outpatient sites serving Erie, Niagara and Genesee counties. For eleven consecutive years Horizon has been named one of the 50 Best Companies to Work for in New York State. Horizon is looking for individuals to join our growing team. Come and see for yourself why Horizon is a Best Place to Work in New York.

For more information on the Best Companies to Work for in New York program, visit www.BestCompaniesNY.com.

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