We provide award-winning care and we couldn't do that without award-winning staff. We make every effort to tell our associates that what they do here each day is valued and appreciated. When it comes to celebrating performancewe pull out all the stops!
Recognition opportunities and special events
- Celebrate performance
Our annual Celebrate Performance associate recognition program is a day to celebrate, reflect, and revel in the accomplishments of the past year. Candidates are nominated by their peers and attend an evening program to honor nominees and award recipients.
- Associate shopping trip
An annual associate shopping trip for associates with 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45 and 50 years of service. Honored staff receives a paid day of shopping, entertainment, and recognition. Along with their day of shopping, associates also receive a cash award and a service pin for years of service.
- Recognition events
Receptions, department functions and celebrations and other events are held for our 5-, 10- and 15-year associates.
- Service pin program
Every five years we deliver a service pin to recognize associate commitment to the organization. The pins are presented monthly by department leadership.
- Gift certificate program
Offers a wide variety of gift certificates that managers may use to recognize and reward their associates. Certificates range from restaurant vouchers to shopping gift certificates.
- Family events
Once a year associates and their families are invited to a special event. For example, a free day at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium enjoying a complimentary lunch and a variety of music and family activities sponsored by OhioHealth.
- Spot recognition
Throughout the year, fun and special events are offered for our associates to recognize their hard work during peak demand times or seasonal events.
Ticket opportunities and discounts
- Columbus Blue Jackets
As the official Healthcare provider for Columbus BlueJackets, OhioHealth purchased seat licenses and provided associates with the opportunity to purchase affordable two-seat/four game packages.
- Cleveland Indians/Cincinnati Reds
Each year, OhioHealth sponsors bus trips to baseball games and tickets are offered to interested associates at cost.
- Discount tickets
Throughout the year, associates can purchase discount tickets for movies, COSI, Columbus Zoo & Aquarium year round. During the summer months, amusement park and Ohio State Fair tickets can be purchased. Other seasonal special event tickets are also available at a discount.
- Discount programs
Through COESRA (The Central Ohio Employee Services and Recreation Association), Associate PerkPak and our own OhioHealth Discount Program offer special area business and vendor discounts to OhioHealth associates.
- Corporate challenge
OhioHealth participates in the annual corporate challenge and invites associates to participate and compete against other companies throughout central Ohio for awards.
- Intramural leagues
Associates have a variety of sporting events throughout the year, including basketball, volleyball and golf.
- Greater Bertha Open
The Greater Bertha Open is an 18-hole golf outing held annually for OhioHealth associates.
- Cultural diversity training and department liaisons help promote our understanding and appreciation of our diverse workforce and customer base.
- Various shifts or scheduling options may be available for your position.
- And much more is available for our associates!
OhioHealth has improved the healthcare for our patients and our community in a number of ways. If you'd like to see a list of our many accomplishments then check out our Awards of Excellence.