Lumberton, NC – August 28, 2012 – Southeastern Regional Medical Center has been named a recipient of The Jackson Group’s prestigious Laureate Award for Workplace Excellence. This is their third such award in five years. A representative of The Jackson Group presented the award to the hospital’s leadership on August 23.
The Laureate Award for Workplace Excellence was awarded to Southeastern based on Work Climate Survey results that exemplified excellence in the workplace over previous survey outcomes. This award signifies that Southeastern is firmly committed to providing a topnotch environment where teamwork and communication are paramount.
The Jackson Group, a survey services and consulting firm, along with the hospital’s leadership team and input from its employees, developed an action plan to monitor and gauge the successes of the organization. Work climate surveys were conducted over several years to measure employees’ workplace engagement levels, and to ensure that the environment remains positive and strong.
“The 2012 Workplace Excellence award for Southeastern is an example of sustained excellence in creating a workplace of highly engaged employees,” said Connie Saunders, Senior Consultant for The Jackson Group, Inc. “This was accomplished by the vision created and reinforced by senior leadership plus the day-to-day efforts of an effective leadership team.”
The Jackson Group
Founded in 1976, The Jackson Group is a full-service survey services and consulting group serving various markets and industries with a specialized division focused on healthcare. The organization is located in Hickory, North Carolina and serves clients in 39 states and Great Britain.