Astellas Pharma Canada Named to the 2020 List of Best Workplaces™ for Healthcare
This is the second year in a row Astellas has been named to the List of Best Workplaces™ for Healthcare and comes in addition to five other awards this year from Great Place to Work®.
MARKHAM, ON, September 15, 2020 - Astellas Pharma Canada has been recognized again by the Great Place to Work® Institute to the 2020 List of Best Workplaces™ for Healthcare.
“As a company, we aspire to a common vision to turn innovative science into value for patients,” said Frank Stramaglia, General Manager, Astellas Pharma Canada. “What makes us especially proud of this latest recognition as a Best Workplace™ for Healthcare is that it is a direct reflection of our employees’ feedback, as well as their commitment and dedication to achieving this common goal.”
The List of Best Workplaces™ in Healthcare is based on direct feedback from employees of the hundreds of organizations that were surveyed by Great Place to Work®. The data has a 90% confidence and a plus or minus 5% margin of error.
To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work® Certified™ in the past year and work primarily in the Healthcare Sector. Great Place to Work® determined the best based on employee responses to their Trust Index survey.
“Our employees come to work every day with a passion and commitment to make a difference in patients’ lives,” said Adele Zita, Director, Human Resources. “This latest recognition is a humbling testament to their talents and to the culture and patient-focused mindset that they help create at Astellas.”
In addition to being named to the List of Best Workplaces™ for Healthcare, Astellas Pharma Canada has received five other awards in 2020 from the Great Place to Work®. The company has been named for the fifth consecutive year to the List of Best Workplaces™ in Canada and the List of Best Workplaces™ for Women, and for the second year in a row to the Lists of Best Workplaces™ for Inclusion, and for Giving Back, Astellas Pharma Canada was also named this year to the List of Best Workplaces™ for Ontario.