November 21, 2012 (Toronto)
- The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has been selected as
one of Toronto's
Top Employers for the fifth year in a row.
The hospital has approximately
3,000 staff members in total.
“We are extremely proud to be named one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for 2013,” said CAMH Vice President of Human
Resources, Kim Bellissimo. “This award is a testament to the organization’s commitment to our employees’ professional development
and our commitment to building an inclusive environment and positive workplace
Greater Toronto's Top Employers
is an annual competition designed to recognize Greater Toronto employers that
lead their industries in offering an exceptional place to work. To read more on why CAMH was named to the
2013 list, click here: http://www.eluta.ca/top-employer-centre-for-addiction-and-mental-health.
employer honour comes on the heels of CAMH earning the Quality Healthcare
Workplace Award- Gold in October, having received the Silver level last year.
That award, presented by the Ontario
Hospital Association and the Ministry
of Health and Long-Term Care, recognizes CAMH’s commitment to creating a
healthy workplace where
staff deliver excellent, client-centred care.
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
(CAMH) is Canada's
largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital, as well as one of the
world's leading research centres in its field. CAMH combines clinical care,
research, education, policy development and health promotion to help transform
the lives of people affected by mental health and addiction issues.
CAMH is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, and is a Pan American Health
Organization/World Health Organization Collaborating Centre
Media contact: Michael Torres, CAMH Media
Relations, 416-595-6015; or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org