Forbes ranks Orlando Health as Best Employer in the Tri-County Area

Orlando, FL (June 27, 2019) – Orlando Health leads Central Florida as employees’ best liked employer in Orange, Seminole and Osceola Counties. In the publication’s first ranking of “Best Employers by State,” Orlando Health comes in at number 11, leading all other organizations headquartered in the area.

“Orlando Health is committed to being the best place to work,” said David Strong, president and CEO, Orlando Health. “We are blessed to have a talented and diverse workforce where team members respect, support and value each other. We are honored that this recognition acknowledges their hard work.”

Overall, 185 companies in Florida made the list. Here are the top ten companies with headquarters in Orange, Seminole or Osceola County and how they ranked.

#11      Orlando Health

#15      University of Central Florida

#60      Wyndham Destinations

#92      Florida Hospital

#98      City of Orlando

#103    Universal Parks & Resorts

#115    Darden Restaurants

#120    SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

#130    Sonny’s BBQ

#141    Red Lobster

To create the list, Forbes partnered with the market research company, Statista. Companies do not pay a fee to appear on the list, which is independently determined by Forbes.

About Orlando Health

Orlando Health is a $3.4 billion not-for-profit healthcare organization and a community-based network of hospitals, physician practices and outpatient care centers across Central Florida. The organization is home to the area’s only Level One Trauma Centers for adults and pediatrics, and is a statutory teaching hospital system that offers both specialty and community hospitals. More than 2,900 physicians have privileges across the system, which is also one of the area’s largest employers with more than 20,000 employees who serve more than 112,000 inpatients, more than 2.4 million outpatients, and more than 10,000 international patients each year.  Additionally, Orlando Health provides more than $450 million in total value to the community in the form of charity care, community benefit programs and services, community building activities and more. Additional information can be found at

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