Cottage Health 2019 Culture Audit

We care about our employees. We want them to be inspired and know they are valued. We want them to keep growing professionally, so we’ve created a number of programs to support them as they further their education and reach for their dreams. Tuition Reimbursement and Certification Bonuses Cottage Health encourages and reimburses advanced education to help employees can accomplish the highest level of success. Employees can be reimbursed for the cost of classes and books required for approved educational courses, conferences, CEs and degree programs – up to $1,000 a year for full-time and up to $750 a year for part-time. In addition, Cottage Health will provide bonuses of up to $1,000 for each nationally recognized certification receives, and $500 for re-certification. Nursing School – Helping Future Employees Reach Their Dreams Cottage Health is committed to helping people lead healthier, more productive and more fulfilling lives. To help maintain our tradition and effectively prepare for the future, we strive to offer educational opportunities in nursing to help you fulfill your career goals. We support nursing education in our communities through special partnerships with Santa Barbara City College (SBCC) and California State University Channel Islands (CSUCI) and with Santa Barbara City College (SBCC). Cottage Health and CSUCI teamed up to offer the region’s first Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. This partnership creates a highly qualified workforce to keep nurses local. The program’s facility is adjacent to Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital and includes high-tech classrooms, state-of-the-art simulation labs and faculty offices. Cottage Health also supports SBCC’s Associate Degree in Nursing program and offers clinical educational opportunities for student nurses. 6.30 How does your company help employees discover and develop their talents, challenge themselves professionally, manage their careers, and/or enhance their personal growth? 68/94 Start | Contents | Highlights | General Information | Hiring & Welcoming | Inspiring | Speaking | Listening | Thanking | Developing | Caring | Celebrating | Sharing • Developing 6.30