100 Best Companies to Work For
Baptist Health Care
Rank: 18 (2005 rank: 59)
  
Headquarters: Pensacola, FL
Industry: Health Care
Midsized Companies Rank: 8
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 443
U.S. Sites: 9
Website: http://www.ebaptisthealthcare.org
What makes it so great?
New hires at this Southern hospital group wear an ID badge sticker for the first 90 days so that co-workers can offer a helping hand. To brush up on company culture, after five months they're invited to a day of skits, contests, and speakers.
U.S. employees 4,003
Employees outside U.S. 0
% minorities 25
% women 79
New jobs (1 year) 6
% job growth (1 year) 0
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 60
% voluntary turnover 13
Applicants 19,308
Most common job (salaried) Manager $43,000
Most common job (hourly) Registered Nurse $52,727
Notes:
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees. Revenues are for 2004 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.