Modern Healthcare recently recognized CompHealth as one of the "Best Places to Work in Healthcare." The recognition program honors workplaces throughout the healthcare industry that empower their employees to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services. CompHealth ranks No. 5 among healthcare suppliers and No. 10 overall. This is the fifth year the company has appeared on the list.
"CompHealth is one of the best places to work because our people care about each other and the work that they do," said Scott Beck, CEO of CHG Healthcare Services, CompHealth's parent company. "I'm proud of our people for creating a culture that is focused on making a difference."
CompHealth offers employees a variety of unique benefits, including:
- Free onsite health clinics: Employees and their families receive free onsite healthcare , including primary care services, health coaching and disease management.
- Volunteer Time Off (VTO): Employees receive eight hours of paid time off each year to volunteer at the nonprofit program of their choice. In 2014, CHG employees used their VTO to give more than 3,700 hours of service.
- Employee Network Groups: Employees are welcome to use company resources, as well as $500 per year, to form clubs or groups based on their personal interests. More than 800 employees participate in a CHG network, ranging from an LGBT Pride group to a Hero Appreciation club.
- Employee Compassion Fund: Funded by employees, for employees, the Employee Compassion Fund provides tax-free financial grants to help employees facing financial hardship.
CompHealth employs nearly 1,000 people in three offices, including Salt Lake City, Utah; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; and Grand Rapids, Mich. In 2014, CompHealth medical providers served nearly 8 million patients.
CompHealth is a national leader in healthcare staffing, serving providers in more than 100 specialties. CompHealth was founded in 1979 and is now the largest locum tenens staffing agency in the U.S. The company also specializes in permanent physician placement and both temporary and permanent allied healthcare staffing. CompHealth is part of the CHG Healthcare Services family of companies, which is ranked No. 16 on FORTUNE magazine's list of "100 Best Companies to Work For."