Sharp Wins BBB's Environmental Stewardship Award
Sharp HealthCare received the Environmental Stewardship Award in the large business category from the Better Business Bureau (BBB), serving San Diego, Orange and Imperial counties, as part of BBB’s 2017 Torch Awards.
“The 20th annual Torch Awards celebrates the commitment made by businesses and non-profit organizations to the highest standards of leadership character ethics and ethical enterprising,” said Jennifer Fabrick, CEO of the BBB. “The program brings attention to the practices that these winning organizations employ to generate a high level of trust among their employees, customers and communities.”
“Being named the winner for Environmental Stewardship is an honor,” said Donna Serpico-Thompson, Sharp HealthCare’s vice president of business development. “It recognizes Sharp’s commitment to the health of the environment, and therefore the health of the communities that we serve.”
About Sharp HealthCare.
Sharp has been widely acclaimed for its commitment to transform the health care experience for patients, physicians and staff through an organization-wide performance improvement initiative called The Sharp Experience. Under this initiative, Sharp’s vision is to be recognized by employees, physicians, patients, volunteers and the community as the best place to work, best place to practice medicine and best place to receive care.
Sharp HealthCare is recognized for clinical excellence in cardiac, cancer, multi-organ transplantation, orthopedics, rehabilitation, behavioral health, women's health, home health and hospice services. The Sharp system includes four acute-care hospitals, three specialty hospitals, three affiliated medical groups, a health plan and numerous outpatient facilities and programs.