2014 Frontline Health Care Worker Champion: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) is a fully integrated academic medical center providing adult care in Boston, Massachusetts. BIDMC is a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School and has been annually recognized as a “Best Hospital” in multiple specialties by U.S. News & World Report.

The Workforce Development Department at BIDMC was established in 2004 with the goal of addressing critical job vacancies and providing career advancement opportunities for incumbent workers. BIDMC’s training programs have been recognized in Massachusetts and nationally for their significant impact on frontline workers.