Vetter Senior Living Receives National Great Place to Work® Certification

Elkhorn, Nebraska — Vetter Senior Living, a non-profit company serving seniors in five midwestern states, is proud to announce that all of its locations have been certified as GREAT WORKPLACES by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Vetter Senior Living (VSL) employs more than 3,500 people and earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys.

Heritage of Emerson in Emerson, NE is a member of the VSL family.

“We are thrilled with the results of this survey,” commented VSL President Glenn Van Ekeren. “We consider our team members to be Unsung Heroes, and having more than 90% of them say they take pride in their work, and 86% who have a great workplace is a strong testament to our mission, ‘Dignity in Life’.”

“We applaud Vetter Senior Living for seeking certification and releasing its employees’ feedback,” said Kim Peters, Executive Vice President of Great Place to Work’s Certification Program. “These ratings measure its capacity to earn its own employees’ trust and create a great workplace – critical metrics that anyone considering working for or doing business with Vetter Senior Living should take into account as an indicator of high performance.”

“The Great Place to Work certification is another tool to help us attract the best and brightest people to join our teams, which can only help us maintain a high quality of care for the seniors we serve,” said VSL chief people officer Rhonda Flanigan.

A summary of these ratings can be found at VSL employees completed 2,145 surveys, resulting in a 90 percent confidence level and a margin of error of ± 1.13.

Vetter Senior Living provides services and living options for rehabilitation, independent, assisted living, and skilled nursing with 25 locations in Nebraska, two in Iowa, one in Kansas, two in Missouri, and a care center managed by VSL in Wyoming. With a mission of “Dignity in Life,” Vetter Senior Living is well known for quality care. More than 3,500 team members continuously strive for improvement in all areas of service. Following our Vision: Quality Life, Quality Care, Excellent Teams, Outstanding Facilities, Quality Reputation, and Stewardship is simply expected. Serving, Integrity, Teamwork, and Excellence are our core values. It’s the Vetter Way.

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work® produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list and a series of Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces lists including lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies and more than a half dozen different industry lists.

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