Lurie Children’s Awarded as One of America’s Best-In-State Employers 2020

August 26, 2020

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago has been recognized as part of Forbes’ annual list of America’s Best-In-State Employers 2020. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The list can be found on Forbes website.

“Lurie Children’s is proud to be selected as one of America’s Best-In-State Employers,” says Joni Duncan, Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer at Lurie Children’s. “We strive to be the employer of choice and this recognition is a reflection of all our efforts to support our dedicated workforce.”

Forbes and Statista selected America’s Best-in-State Employers based on an independent survey of approximately 80,000 U.S. employees working for companies employing at least 500 people in their U.S. operations. The surveys were administered using a series of online panels and provide a representative sample of the U.S. workforce. Direct and indirect employee recommendations were evaluated on a state level. The study assessed each company according to Atmosphere & Development, Company Image, Working Conditions, Salaries & Wages, and Diversity. 

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is ranked as one of the nation’s top children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. It is the pediatric training ground for Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Last year, the hospital served more than 220,000 children from 48 states and 49 countries.