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Mary Washington Healthcare Earns Great Place to Work® Certification

Mary Washington Healthcare Earns Great Place to Work® Certification

Fredericksburg, VA (June 21, 2021) – Mary Washington Healthcare (MWHC) has been recognized nationally as a Great Place to Work® on Certification Nation Day, which is a national celebration of outstanding workplaces.

“We are able to participate in this celebration thanks to the amazing work our dedicated MWHC Associates do every day,” says Dr. Michael P. McDermott, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mary Washington Healthcare.

“We could never deliver the outstanding health experience that our community deserves without each of our Associates bringing their special gifts and talents to work. Because of them, our organization has reached this milestone strategic goal. For this and so much more, I and the MWHC executive leadership are thrilled to say thank you for making MWHC Great Place to Work-Certified!™”

68% of employees at Mary Washington Healthcare say it is a great place to work compared to 59% of employees at a typical U.S.-based company, according to the Great Place to Work® 2019 U.S. National Employee Engagement Study. Years of service range from less than two years to over twenty years. More information about MWHC’s certification is available online.

About Mary Washington Healthcare

Mary Washington Healthcare is a fully integrated, regional medical system that provides inpatient and outpatient care through more than 50 facilities and services including Mary Washington Hospital, a 471-bed regional medical center, and Stafford Hospital, a 100-bed community hospital. Mary Washington Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system with a longstanding commitment to providing care regardless of ability to pay. For more information about our services and facilities, please visit

About Great Place to Work Certification™

Great Place to Work® Certification™ is the most definitive “employer-of-choice” recognition that companies aspire to achieve. It is the only recognition based entirely on what employees report about their workplace experience – specifically, how consistently they experience a high-trust workplace. Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience. Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work-Certified.