For Immediate Release December 02, 2020

Glen Burnie, MD – For the second consecutive year, University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center (UM BWMC) has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 honor by The Baltimore Sun. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC. The anonymous survey uniquely measures 15 drivers of engaged cultures that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.

"As one of the largest employers in Anne Arundel County, I am honored that feedback from our employees led the medical center to be ranked as a Top Workplace in the Baltimore region for a second year in a row," said UM BWMC President & CEO Karen E. Olscamp, FACHE. "Even through the challenges created by the coronavirus pandemic, our team of 3,500 health care professionals are as engaged and committed as ever to delivering the highest quality care to the communities we serve."

In times of great change, it is more important than ever to maintain a connection among employees," said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO. "When you give your employees a voice, you come together to navigate challenges and shape your path forward based on real-time insights into what works best for your organization. The Top Workplaces program can be that positive outcome your company can rally around in the coming months to celebrate leadership and the importance of maintaining an employee-focused culture, even during challenging times."

About University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center

The University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center (UM BWMC) is an acute-care facility that is part of the University of Maryland Medical System. It is located in Glen Burnie, Maryland and has 285 beds and more than 3,500 employees. It also has 1,000 physicians on staff in over 50 specialties.

About Energage, LLC

Headquartered in Exton, Pa., Energage is a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools that help leaders to unlock potential, inspire performance, and achieve amazing results within their organizations. The research partner behind the Top Workplaces program, Energage has surveyed more than 58,000 organizations representing well over 20 million employees in the United States.