Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital Named Among Modern Healthcare's Best Places To Work 2012

Best U.S. hospitals compete for recognition among Modern Healthcare’s list of honorees.

Online PR News – 21-August-2012 – THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital (TOSH), a multispecialty surgical hospital, is pleased to announce that it has earned a place on the top 100 list of Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare 2012.

This highly-sought recognition was established through a partnership between Modern Healthcare and Best Companies Group, a Pennsylvania-based firm that administers national “Best Places to Work” programs to honor outstanding employers at a national level. Recognized companies, including many of the best U.S. hospitals, are chosen based on information collected from both employers and staff and is open to all U.S. healthcare companies with 25 employees or more.

Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital recognizes that to build an exceptional hospital you must have exceptional people

“Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital recognizes that to build an exceptional hospital, you must have exceptional people,” stated Robert Shaw, TOSH CEO. “Empowering people to excel in their position and to contribute their expertise to the operation of the hospital creates an environment where we all benefit and perform at extraordinary standards.”

Being listed in the “Best Places to Work” program impacts everything from economic development to employee retention, and therefore benefits individuals, organizations and the healthcare industry at large.

“Modern Healthcare congratulates the 100 organizations named as the 2012 Best Places to Work in Healthcare,” said Fawn Lopez, vice president and publisher of Modern Healthcare. “These healthcare employers are models for others who are seeking to build a culture of support and engagement, resulting in optimum performance levels and multiple benefits for patients and customers.”

A total of 340 healthcare companies participated in the healthcare workplace program and were eligible to apply for a place on the list of the top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare.

An alphabetical listing of the top 100 winners is accessible through Modern Healthcare’s website, but the official ranking order will be revealed on October 9 at a banquet in Nashville, Tenn. A special supplement, to be published on October 15, will also recognize the top places to work by company size and will profile some of the recipients.

About Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital
The multispecialty, physician-owned surgical hospital is located at 401 E. Rolling Oaks Drive in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital specializes in delivering extraordinary patient care with clinical excellence and consistently rates # 1 in patient satisfaction in Southern California based on data provided by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) national survey. The 50,000-square-foot hospital opened in January 2005, and partnered with Cirrus Health in March 2006. For more information, visit

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