Hospital’s president and CEO, Christine Schuster, has been named to The Commonwealth
Institute’s 2017 list of Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts, coming
in at #14. The results were published in
the October 29, 2017 issue of the Boston
Globe Magazine and are also available online.
to being named to the list, Emerson Hospital was featured as an innovative
organization in the opening remarks of the awards event at the Intercontinental
Hotel Boston which took place on October 27. Elizabeth L. Hailer, Executive
Director of The Commonwealth Institute, spoke to the more than 700 guests about
Emerson’s work to educate people in the community about the opioid crisis and
make parents aware of where teens commonly hide opioids. This was based on
Emerson Hospital’s Opioid Crisis Community Conversations that were held in
Concord and Westford.
is a testament to Ms. Schuster’s leadership and focus on innovation,” said
Elizabeth Hailer of The Commonwealth Institute.
“Emerson Hospital has become a community hospital of choice for more
than 300,000 residents and has remained financially strong during these
challenging times in health care. With
Christine’s leadership, the hospital’s future remains bright.”
humbled to be named to the list of the Top 100 Women-Led Businesses,” said
Christine Schuster. “This is a true reflection of the commitment, hard work and
expertise our teams have in providing the very best care to our patients and
their families. Innovation is essential in order to remain a hospital of choice
and we are constantly looking for ways we can enhance our patients’ experiences
with Emerson and deliver the best health care possible.”
honored on the list were selected based on revenue and other variables,
including the number of full-time employees in Massachusetts, workplace and
management diversity, and innovative programs.
This is the 17th year that The Commonwealth Institute, a
local nonprofit that supports female business leaders, has created the list,
and the fifth year that the Boston Globe Magazine partnered with the group.
It is the first year that Emerson Hospital was named to the list.
information and to see the full list, please visit https://www.bostonglobe.com/magazine/2017/10/27/the-top-women-led-businesses-massachusetts/Aahb4aIS8yJnxyabwKIKpN/story.html.
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Hospital is a multi-site health system headquartered in Concord, Mass., with
additional facilities in Sudbury, Groton and Westford and urgent care centers
in Hudson and Littleton. The 179-bed hospital provides advanced medical
services to more than 300,000 individuals in 25 towns. To learn more, visit www.emersonhospital.org.