Navigation Links
DaVita Wins Recruiting Department of the Year Award
Date:4/6/2009

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services, was named winner of the 2009 Recruiting Department of the Year award by the Electronic Recruiting Exchange (ERE). ERE (http://www.ere.net) presents Recruiting Excellence Awards annually to organizations demonstrating best practices in recruiting and retention.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020729/DAVITALOGO )

The DaVita(R) team filled more than 3,300 nursing positions in 2008 while significantly improving service, as measured by hiring managers' surveys. ERE's judges rated the DaVita team very high for its use of recruiting metrics, quality processes, innovation, and for driving results.

Dennis Kogod, DaVita's Chief Operations Officer, commented, "We are very proud of the team. Through great partnership with our operational groups, they raised their efforts and results to a new level, which impacts the DaVita Village in so many wonderful ways."

"Our application showed a clear link between our recruiting efforts and business results, which positively impacts both patient and financial outcomes," said Tony Blake, Recruiting Director at DaVita. "We're not doing this in some sexy, technology industry - we are doing it in healthcare, some of the roughest recruiting terrain on the planet."

During 2008, DaVita launched a new careers site (http://careers.davita.com) and site traffic increased by 55 percent.

"We are extremely excited to receive this special recognition. The ERE awards are the most prestigious in our field, and we're honored to be included with this year's impressive list of winners - organizations that are leaders in talent acquisition and human capital management," said Blake.

DaVita remains committed to shaping the future of healthcare. As part of a new Teammate Referral Program, DaVita donates $150 for each hired referral to The Kidney TRUST, a non-profit that provides kidney screenings at no cost in local communities.

"Great recruiting is not a destination, it's a journey," added Blake. "Our goal is to build a recruiting function that truly honors DaVita's mission and core values. We are in the process of doing just that."

DaVita is a registered trademark of DaVita Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

About DaVita Inc.

DaVita Inc., a FORTUNE 500(R) company, is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, providing dialysis services and education for patients with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease. DaVita manages more than 1,400 outpatient facilities and acute units in more than 700 hospitals located in 43 states and the District of Columbia, serving approximately 110,000 patients. As part of DaVita's commitment to building a healthy, caring community, DaVita develops, participates in and donates to numerous programs dedicated to transforming communities and creating positive, sustainable change for children, families and our environment. For more information about DaVita, its kidney education and its community programs, please visit www.davita.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE DaVita Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. DaVita Receives Civil Complaint
2. DaVita Acquires Majority Stake in HomeChoice Partners, Inc.
3. DaVita Teammates Bicycling 230 Miles for Kidney Disease Education
4. DaVita Volunteers Raise More than $1,000,000 for Nationwide Kidney Education and Prevention Programs
5. DaVita Emergency Response Efforts Ensure Vital Treatment for More than 700 Kidney Failure Patients in Need of Life-Saving Dialysis Treatments in Areas Affected by Southern California Wildfires
6. DaVita to Open First Independent Dialysis Clinic in Fargo-Moorhead
7. DaVita Nurse Gives Keynote Speech to St. Georges Hospital Vascular Access Annual Meeting in London
8. DaVita Inc. to Present at JPMorgan Healthcare Conference
9. DaVita and Phoenix-Based Southwest Kidney Institute Form Broad Partnership
10. Nations Leading Dialysis Provider - DaVita - Partners with eDiets(R) to Launch One-of-a-Kind Diet Helper Online Nutrition and Meal Planning Tool for Late-Stage Kidney Disease Patients and Caregivers
11. DaVita Announces Chief Financial Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... certification process to promote standards of excellence for the field of eating disorders, ... March 22 – 25, 2018 in Orlando, Florida at the Omni Resort at ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Southern ... and Jennifer Huggins, PharmD ’17, along with clinical associate professor Janice Frueh, ... cardiovascular diseases during the 15th Annual Women’s Health Conference. The SIU School ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple Rehab Shelton Lakes ... a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster drill on October ... Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the Connecticut Long ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... The Visiting Nurse ... Market. Featuring a collection of specialty vendors and unique items from across the nation, ... quality-focused health and wellness services offered by the VNA. The boutique will be ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Global Healthcare Management’s 4th Annual Kids Fun Run brought out many kids this ... by Global Healthcare Management’s CEO, Jon Letko, is aimed at getting kids excited about ... ages; it is a non-competitive, non-timed event, which is all about having fun and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/25/2017)... , Sept. 25, 2017  EpiVax, Inc., ... vaccine design, and immune-engineering today announced the launch ... the development of personalized therapeutic cancer vaccines. EpiVax ... provided exclusive access to enabling technologies to the ... MBA will lead EpiVax Oncology as Chief Executive ...
(Date:9/22/2017)... AVACEN Medical (AVACEN) announced that its CE-Marked ... those with the widespread pain associated with fibromyalgia in ... Essex, England commented, "I had ... no sleep at all, tremendous pain, with every movement ... [the AVACEN 100] enough, how this has and is ...
(Date:9/18/2017)... Mich. , Sept. 18, 2017  PMD Healthcare ... Specialty Pharmacy of Kalamazoo, Mich. , ... hub service that expedites and streamlines patient and provider ... PD 2.0, and wellness management services.  ... device used to measure lung function for a variety ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: