Why Work at a Top Hospital
John Rossheim / Monster Senior Contributing Writer
If you’ve got a serious medical problem, the takeaway from US News & World Report’s rankings of hospitals is obvious: For cancer, the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is the most likely to offer you effective treatment; for heart trouble, the Cleveland Clinic is number one.
But what if you’re a nurse or allied healthcare worker, or you’re considering a career in healthcare? What’s different about working at a top hospital? And what distinguishes the healthcare professionals who are hired by the best hospitals?