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    Awards & Recognition


    The Center for Health Affairs and its business affiliates CHAMPS Group Purchasing and CHAMPS Oncology are pleased to highlight awards and recognition received over the years. This recognition is generally based upon feedback from our employees. We are honored to have been selected. 


     Best Employers

    The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS Named to 2020 and 2021 Best Employer in Ohio List

    The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS, a 105-year-old Northeastern Ohio hospital association dedicated to convening and advocating for its member hospitals, was named as one of the 2020 and 2021 Best Employers in Ohio. The annual list of the Best Employers in Ohio was created by Crain's Cleveland Business and Best Companies Group. This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Ohio, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce and businesses. The 2021 Best Employers in Ohio list is made up of 42 companies.

     Modern Healthcare

    The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS Named to Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work

    The Center for Health Affairs, along with its affiliate CHAMPS Healthcare, has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2021 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The Best Places to Work in Healthcare award program identifies and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare industry nationwide. The award program was created to acknowledge companies that continuously strive to improve their work environment and increase employee engagement, satisfaction and retention through innovative changes in the workplace.


     NorthCoast 99

    The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS Named to NorthCoast 99 List

    The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS have been named to the NorthCoast 99 List in 2003, 2004, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Each year 99 Northeast Ohio organizations are awarded a NorthCoast 99 Award for building and maintaining a great workplace. This award honors and recognizes the top 99 employers in Northeast Ohio in areas of staffing and workforce, development and training, compensation and rewards, organizational culture, innovation, success and performance.


     Top Work Places

    The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS Named to List of Best Places to Work in Northeast Ohio

    The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS were named to the 2014, 2015 and 2021 list of Top Workplaces in Cleveland. The evaluation for The Plain Dealer’s Top Workplaces program is based upon feedback from an employee survey which contained questions regarding values, leadership, management, benefits, pay, growth potential, appreciation, work-life balance and retention. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement.