A 2018 survey by Mercer, the world’s largest human resources consulting firm, revealed that the national turnover rate for US companies averages at 22%. Some level of turnover is always expected, but LaPorte nonprofit We Connect is dedicated to finding ways to lower that percentage for companies in their community.
We Connect is an Employer Resource Network. They partner and collaborate with employers around the La Porte community to “engage, empower and retain employees.” By working directly and confidentially with employees, We Connect is able to offer assistance that an HR Department might be willing but unable to provide. Any company, small or large, thriving or struggling, can see benefits from working with We Connect. American Renolit, one of La Porte’s leading manufacturers, is one of those companies.
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“Healthcare is about everyone working together as a team for the benefit of patients,” St. Mary Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Janice Ryba explained to business leaders at a recent chamber event. “Our vision is to be an exceptional choice for high quality healthcare in the communities we serve.”
Addison Pointe Health and Rehabilitation Center in Chesterton is pleased to announce Kristina Derkach as February’s Employee of the Month. Kristina has worked for Addison Pointe for 4 years as an Activates Assistant. She shared, “I am never sitting. I’m always interacting with staff and residents. That is my favorite part!”
St. Catherine Hospital Chief Executive Officer Leo Correa has been named the 2019 Business Person of the Year by the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented by one of Northwest Indiana’s largest business associations during the 110th annual “Evening of Recognition and Celebration” on Saturday, March 9, at Dynasty Banquet Center in Hammond.
Randall S. Moore, MD, MBA, will join Franciscan Alliance as senior vice president and COO for Franciscan Health and Care Solutions, Kevin Leahy, President and CEO of Franciscan Alliance, announced today.