Fredericksburg, VA (June 23, 2022) – Mary Washington Healthcare (MWHC) has received Great Place to Work® certification for the second year in a row. Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation.

“Great Place to Work Certification™ isn’t something that comes easily – it takes ongoing dedication to the employee experience,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, vice president of global recognition at Great Place to Work. “It is the only official recognition determined by employees’ real-time reports of their company culture. Earning this designation means that MWHC is one of the best companies to work for in the country.”

We are able to participate in this celebration thanks to the amazing work our dedicated MWHC Associates do every day,” says Dr. Michael P. McDermott, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mary Washington Healthcare. “We could never deliver the outstanding health experience that our community deserves without each of our Associates bringing their special gifts and talents to work. Congratulations and thank you to all our Associates for making MWHC Great Place to Work® Certified!”


According to the Great Place to Work® 2021 Global Employment Engagement Study, 69% of employees at MWHC say it is a great place to work and 71% of the responses were positive. This is compared to 57% of employees at a typical U.S. based company. Years of service range from less than two years to over twenty years. More information about MWHC’s certification is available online.