Local medical center honored second time

Schneck Medical Center recently received The Advisory Board Company’s 2017 Workplace of the Year award.

The annual award recognizes hospitals and health systems nationwide that have outstanding levels of employee engagement, according to a news release.

Schneck is one of 20 organizations nationwide to receive the award, and it’s the Seymour hospital’s second consecutive year to be honored.

Engaged employees, as defined by The Advisory Board Company, 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 recognizes Schneck’s commitment to creating a best-in-class work environment for its employees.