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Mary Washington Healthcare Earns 2022 Great Place to Work Certification™

Mary Washington Healthcare Earns 2022 Great Place to Work Certification™

Fredericksburg, VA (June 23, 2022) – Mary Washington Healthcare (MWHC) has received Great Place to Work® certification for the second year in a row. Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation.

“Great Place to Work Certification™ isn’t something that comes easily – it takes ongoing dedication to the employee experience,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, vice president of global recognition at Great Place to Work. “It is the only official recognition determined by employees’ real-time reports of their company culture. Earning this designation means that MWHC is one of the best companies to work for in the country.”

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. Congratulations and thank you to all our Associates for making MWHC Great Place to Work® Certified!”

According to the Great Place to Work® 2021 Global Employment Engagement Study, 69% of employees at MWHC say it is a great place to work and 71% of the responses were positive. This is compared to 57% of employees at a typical U.S. based company. 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 provide 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.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they have surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Their employee survey platform empowers leaders with the feedback, real-time reporting, and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All™.

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