Nationwide Children's Hospital Ranked #1 Hospital in Ohio and in Top 10 among Hospitals in U.S. on Forbes List of “America’s Best Employers”

February 11, 2022

COLUMBUS, Ohio (February 11, 2022) – Nationwide Children’s Hospital has been named one of “America’s Best Employers” by Forbes.

Joining 35 hospitals and health systems named to the national list of 500 top large employers (companies with more than 5,000 U.S.-based employees), Nationwide Children’s is the top ranked hospital in Ohio and 9th among all hospitals in the United States.

“This recognition is a testament to Nationwide Children’s employees who, despite the pressures of working on the frontlines during the pandemic, haven’t wavered in their dedication to providing the best care possible to children who need it,” said Tim Robinson, chief executive officer of Nationwide Children’s Hospital. “I’m endlessly inspired by the incredible people who make our hospital one of the best places to work in the nation.”

Overall, Nationwide Children’s ranked 39th among the top 500 large employers category.

America’s Best Employers were chosen based on an independent survey from a sample of more than 60,000 employees working for companies employing at least 1,000 people in the U.S.

The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees who were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family. Employee evaluations also included other employers in their respective industries that stood out either positively or negatively.

The complete list can be viewed on the Forbes website.

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About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-22 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit free-standing pediatric health care systems providing unique expertise in pediatric population health, behavioral health, genomics and health equity as the next frontiers in pediatric medicine, leading to best outcomes for the health of the whole child. Integrated clinical and research programs, as well as prioritizing quality and safety, are part of what allows Nationwide Children’s to advance its unique model of care. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of more than 13,000 that provides state-of-the-art wellness, preventive and rehabilitative care and diagnostic treatment during more than 1.6 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded free-standing pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.