Baptist Health Named as One of ‘America’s Greatest Workplaces’ by Newsweek

Greatest Workplaces

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Baptist Health announced today that it is recognized by Newsweek as one of America’s Greatest Workplaces. 

“While we do not set out to earn awards, we are grateful to be nationally recognized as an organization that truly values and celebrates the unique contributions of our employees,” said Cathy Dickinson, chief human resources officer for Baptist Health. “We are constantly working to create a supportive and welcoming environment for those who choose to join our healing ministry, which in turn results in a better overall experience for the patients we serve.”

In addition to being named one of America’s Greatest Workplaces, Baptist Health also earned a place in these Newsweek award categories:

  • America’s Greatest Workplaces for Job Starters
  • America’s Greatest Workplaces for Parents & Families
  • America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity
  • America’s Greatest Workplaces for Women

Baptist Health maintains a number of benefits to help parents and families, including onsite child care, tuition assistance, loan forgiveness, credit union, an employee food pantry and an abundance of company-provided benefits and discounts. Baptist Health also offers many community programs such as immunizations, cooking events and classes for new and expecting parents. Also, our Baptist Health Mobile Health Unit reaches families throughout the state.

 Baptist Health has a number of ongoing initiatives that are dedicated to celebrating the health care organization’s diverse workforce. We survey our employees annually for valuable feedback and proudly celebrate Diversity Awareness Week. Leadership is trained in unconscious bias, creating an inclusive work environment. 

The ranking of America’s Greatest Workplaces 2023 identified the top 1,000 companies in the U.S. The list is based on a large employer survey and of a sample set of over 61,000 respondents living in the U.S. and working in the U.S. for companies that employ at least 1,000 employees. The study collected, in total, over 389,000 company reviews of companies in the U.S. that employ at least 1,000 employees across all industry sectors.

For more information about clinical and non-clinical career opportunities at Baptist Health, visit


About Baptist Health

For more than a century, Baptist Health has delivered All Our Best in health care through Christian compassion and innovative services. Baptist Health is Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization with more than 250 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community; over 100 primary and specialty care clinics; a college with studies in nursing and allied health; and a graduate residency program. It is also the largest private not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, providing care through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app.