Best Places to Work in Healthcare Award - 2019

HealthFirst TPA, a division of UT Health East Texas is recognized as one of the nation's Best Places to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine.

The program honors workplaces in the healthcare industry with cultures focused on providing outstanding care. A ranked order will be revealed at an awards dinner Sept. 26 in Dallas during Modern Healthcare's Workplace of the Future Conference.

"To be included on this prestigious list the first year we applied is a testament to the quality of the culture at HealthFirst," Moody Chisholm, division president and CEO for UT Health East Texas, said in a news release. "The HealthFirst team gets great energy from the positive impact they make daily on improving the health and experience of plan members, as well as lowering healthcare cost for their clients."

Winners were selected based on interviews with leadership and an employee survey, which asseses satisfaction, work-life balance, communication, policies and practices, work environment and culture.