Media release


CUSHING, Oklahoma (June 1, 2023) – For the fourth year, Hillcrest Hospital Cushing was named to Modern Healthcare’s list of 150 healthcare companies and providers recognized as Best Places to Work in Healthcare.


“This remarkable achievement is a testament to the dedication of our employees and doctors,” said Dee Renshaw, Hillcrest Cushing CEO. “Our team at Hillcrest Cushing is exceptional, and to be recognized for a fourth time as one of the Best Places to Work exemplifies our commitment to providing quality patient care.”


Hillcrest Cushing joins six other entities affiliated with Ardent Health Services, the hospital’s parent company based in Nashville, Tennessee, recognized on the list.


“Where you choose to work matters and impacts the quality of your life,” shares Ardent President and CEO Marty Bonick. “Creating and maintaining a workplace of belonging that fosters caring for one another and the people we serve is critically important. I applaud our leadership and team members for their intentional efforts to nurture a strong workplace culture while navigating the challenges facing our industry today.”


Modern Healthcare assesses company culture through a confidential employee survey and in-depth questionnaire assessing overall satisfaction, work-life balance, communication, policies and practices, and the work environment.




About Hillcrest Hospital Cushing

Hillcrest Hospital Cushing, a part of Hillcrest HealthCare System, is a community-owned facility offering a variety of services for patients of all ages in the Cushing, Oklahoma area. The hospital offers 24-hour emergency services, rehabilitation, diagnostic imaging, surgery and more. Hillcrest Cushing has been named to Modern Healthcare’s list of the “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” four times. For more information, visit


About Ardent Health Services

Ardent Health Services is a leading provider of healthcare in communities across the country. With a focus on consumer-friendly processes and investments in innovative services and technologies, Ardent is passionate about making healthcare better and easier to access. Through its subsidiaries, Ardent owns and operates 30 hospitals and 200+ sites of care with more than 1,400 aligned providers in six states. Learn more at