CHRISTUS St. Vincent Earns Family Friendly Business Award® at the Platinum Level
October 5, 2020
CHRISTUS St. Vincent is recognized as a distinguished leader in implementing family friendly policies in the workplace.
Santa Fe – CHRISTUS St. Vincent has earned Platinum level distinction for its workplace policies by Family Friendly New Mexico, a statewide initiative developed to recognize employers that have adopted policies that give New Mexico businesses an advantage in recruiting and retaining the best employees.
“We’re very proud to be recognized as a Platinum-Level Family Friendly Business,” said Lillian Montoya, President and CEO of CHRISTUS St. Vincent. ”We work very hard to ensure our associates feel supported in the work they do, and that the salary and benefits they receive help them and their families to lead happier, healthier lives.”
The Family Friendly New Mexico initiative offers training, support and resources to businesses on how to implement family friendly policies; provides recognition to businesses and organizations that offer their employees family friendly benefits; and, acts as a resource and clearinghouse of information for businesses and community leaders as they develop policies on issues such as paid family leave and childcare assistance.
“As we grow the state’s economy, we have the opportunity to be a national leader in offering New Mexicans workplaces that help companies attract and keep the best workers,” said Giovanna Rossi, founder and Director of Family Friendly New Mexico. “Implementing family friendly policies can be a simple, concrete investment a company can make to ensure it can compete for highly qualified employees. Studies have shown that costs associated with creating family friendly benefits are more than made up for in improved productivity, employee morale and employee retention. We are happy to recognize CHRISTUS St. Vincent as a distinguished leader in implementing family friendly policies.”