STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Great Place to Work and FORTUNE have honored CompassCare for the second year in a row, as one of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Aging Services. The ranking considered feedback representing 223,183 employees working for Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in Senior Housing & Care and At-Home Care in the Aging Services industry. Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, evaluated more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team. Rankings are based on employees’ feedback and reward companies who best include all employees, no matter who they are or what they do for the organization. CompassCare took the 8th spot on the list.
“CompassCare is extremely proud to be recognized by our people, for the second year in a row, for creating one of the best workplaces in Aging Services,” said Stephen Limpe, Co-founder, President and CEO. “In turn, this has translated in providing a professional workforce for our clients with a level of care never seen before in the industry. We could not be more proud. We are equally delighted, also for the second year in a row, that we had an outstanding participation rate of 100 percent.”
David Goodman, Co-Founder, EVP and CFO added, “it is once again a testament to all our employees for establishing a culture that is professional, caring and client centric while at the same time being inviting and supportive to our employees. We have the firm belief and perspective that our employees are CompassCare’s greatest assets.”
According to the 2019 survey, 100% of CompassCare employees agree that CompassCare’s management is competent at running the business and that our clients would rate the service we deliver as ‘excellent’. Additionally, 100% of CompassCare employee stated that they feel they are given the resources and equipment to do their job and they feel that they make a difference at CompassCare.
The Best Workplaces for Aging Services stands out for exceling in a competitive industry. CompassCare has enhanced its workplace culture by investing in its employees through a variety of methods such as developing a proprietary training program called CompassCare Works™ developed by professors from Cornell University.
“The value of creating great workplaces for all is a clear competitive edge in the Aging Services sector,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “When organizations like Compass Care treat their own people with care and respect, you can expect their staff to treat your loved ones with that same care.”
The Best Workplaces for Aging Services is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. CompassCare also was certified a “Great Place to Work” by Activated Insights in 2018 and now again in 2019.
About Compass Care, LLC:
CompassCare is a private duty homecare company. We are dedicated to helping older adults live independently and safely at home where the security and comfort of familiar surroundings can enhance the quality of life. We provide peace of mind to our clients and their families through our 360-degree assessment process, the development of a comprehensive care plan, and by offering compassionate care and high-quality in-home support services. Founded by a world-renowned geriatrician and managed by gerontologists, our leadership has contributed directly to the scientific literature on care for older adults and our clients are all afforded that expertise in their homes. Empowering Independence®. (www.CareWhenYouNeedIt.com). LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram.
About the Best Workplaces for Aging Services
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses representing more than 223,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
About Great Place to Work
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture and Activated Insights (activatedinsights.com) is their senior care division. They help organizations quantify their culture and produce better business results by creating a high-trust work experience for all employees. They recognize Great Place to Work-Certified™ companies and the Best Workplaces™ in the US. Learn more at greatplacetowork.com and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.