IHA: One of B.C.’s best places to work

Interior Health Authority named one of B.C.’s top employers for 2013

The Interior Health Authority has been named one of B.C.’s top employers for 2013.

This designation recognizes employers that lead their industries in offering strong environments in which to work.

“We are very proud of our people,” said Norman Embree, IHA chairperson.

“This is a large organization with more than 18,000 employees, spanning about 215,000 kilometres. The heart of Interior Health is truly our staff and the care they provide each day.”

The B.C.’s Top Employers annual competition, managed by Mediacorp Canada, considers a variety of criteria, such as recruitment and retention, as well as physical workplace, social atmosphere, health, financial benefits, vacation, employee communications, training and community involvement.