The Medicus Firm, a national physician searh firm based in Dallas, TX with an additional office in Atlanta, GA, was recently named as one of the 2019 Best Companies to Work for in Texas. This is the 11th consecutive win for TMF. The awards program was created in 2006 and is a project of Texas Monthly, the Texas Association of Business (TAB), Texas SHRM and Best Companies Group.
"Being recognized among the best employers in Texas is a great honor," states Jim Stone, president of The Medicus Firm. "Since 2001, we have grown from a start-up recruiting firm to a national company with multiple offices, and a global reach through our parent company, M3 USA. Throughout the years of growth and change, we have always maintained focus on making TMF a great place to work," Stone adds. "The happier and more engaged our associates are, the better care they will take of our valuable clients."
This statewide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Texas, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The 2019 Best Companies to Work for in Texas list is made up of 100 companies. (Name of Company) has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas.
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
- Have at least 15 employees working in Texas
- Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity
- Be a publicly or privately held business
- Have a facility in the state of Texas
- Be in business a minimum of 1 year
Companies from across the state entered the two-part survey process to determine the Best Companies to Work for in Texas. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, systems, philosophies, practices, and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Texas and also analyzed the data and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.
Megan Williams, Director of Employee Engagement, points to several new perks and incentives that have helped secure TMF's ranking among the best places to work, not only in Texas, but also in Georgia, and in the healthcare industry nationwide. "We have recently added even more great incentives, including Flex Fridays, remote work days, more floating holidays, increased parental leave, and fun team-building outings such as Top Golf, bowling, whirly ball, culinary classes, and philanthropic events," Williams states.
The list of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in Texas and how they rank will be revealed for the first time at the Texas Association of Business (TAB) Best Companies to Work for in Texas Awards Dinner and Celebration on March 28 at the Hilton, Downtown Austin. For more information visit www.txbiz.org and click “ Events”. The winners will also be profiled by Texas Monthly in a special publication that will be released in conjunction with the event.
For more information on the Best Companies to Work for in Texas program, visit www.BestCompaniesTX.com.