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Life as an employee of Hallmark Health System
As cliché as it sounds, Hallmark Health System is a family. Our focus is simple: we care for our patients to the best of our ability, and this focus is one that attracts a very giving group of staff.
Through bone marrow drives and blood drives and even "paid time off" donations to our colleagues, people show their concern for their co-workers. Through our Community Teams, we have built strong connections with the population that we serve, including the students, elderly and underprivileged. And through our Employee Giving program, our employee community even gives back to our own non-profit organization. Our buildings are also filled with wonderful volunteers that support the important work that we do. It is pride in our mission that motivates us all.
Each year we honor the volunteers and the employees who reach milestones in their service to Hallmark Health System and it is always very rewarding to honor the folks who have been here a long time. Nothing says more about a strong culture than this kind of longevity and devotion.
Caring for people who are ill is stressful though, and often sad, so together we have tried to build an environment where we can show our team spirit in ways that make the workplace fun.
Welcome to our Careers page at Hallmark Health System, Inc.! Completing an online application is a simple and efficient way to ensure your application is considered. Your online job application will go directly to the Human Resources Recruiter responsible for filling the position. You may only apply for three positions at one time.
Please note: We do not conduct credit checks as part of our background screening process.
After searching our Job Listings, select the job you are interested in and “Click Here to Apply”. You will be asked to register prior to completing the job application. This is an IMPORTANT step. This will allow you to access your application in the future.
SAVE YOUR PARTIAL APPLICATION If you get interrupted while filling out the application, be sure to “Save the Partial Application” by clicking on the floating button on the right side of the page. Then you can complete your application at another time by logging back on with your registration information.
CHECK THE STATUS OF YOUR APPLICATION Once you have completed the application, you can follow up on the status of your application. Go back to the website Job Listing page and log back on (at the very bottom of the screen). Then click on Application History to view the status of your job application.
ATTACH A DOCUMENT When you are filling out the job application, you will have an opportunity to attach a document such as a resume, references, certificates, etc.
GET NOTIFIED OF FUTURE JOB OPENINGS If you don’t see a job posted that you are interested in, you can sign up for our “Job Agent”. This is at the very bottom of the Job Listing page. You will be asked to log in now. Click on Job Agent and select the job titles you are interested in. When a job with the title(s) you selected is posted, you will be notified.
Below is a brief overview of benefits offered to eligible employees at Hallmark Health System. These benefits are subject to change at any time in the future. More information, including coverage, cost, and eligibility criteria is available from the Human Resources Department. In cases where discrepancies occur, the plan document and/or subscriber agreement will prevail.
Hallmark Health System is pleased to offer the following list of benefits to all eligible employees.
Employees may choose from four medical plan options:
- Point of Service (POS)
- Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)
- Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
- Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) plan & Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
Employees may select from two plan options:
1) Standard Plan
2) Orthodontic Plan
The vision care plan helps pay for vision-related expenses including annual eye exams, and the cost of lenses and frames, or contact lenses. There is a higher level of benefits if using network providers.
Group Life/AD&D Insurance
Employees may select from five different life insurance levels. In addition, there is an equivalent amount of accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance.
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Employees may elect to set aside pre-tax dollars to be reimbursed for eligible medical expenses and/or eligible dependent care expenses.
Short-Term Disability Insurance
Hallmark Health offers employees three short-term disability options to help replace income during a disability leave starting as early as 7 days and continuing for up to 25 weeks.
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Hallmark Health offers employees three long-term disability options to help replace income during a disability leave after an elimination period of 90 days.
Hallmark Health offers spousal and/or child life insurance.
Hallmark Health System offers a 401(k) plan with a generous employer match, subject to satisfying eligibility criteria.
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Eligible employees working at least 22.5 hours per week will receive Paid Time Off (PTO) benefits ranging from 23 - 38 days per year for full-time, pro-rated for part-time employees. PTO days are granted based on the position grade and length of service.
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Benefit eligible employees may apply for tuition reimbursement benefits up to $4,000 per calendar year.
Hallmark Health will reimburse benefits-eligible employees for attending education and professional development programs, subject to the program guidelines.
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Hallmark Health provides free to all its employees and their families a confidential resource to help with various issues encountered. Some of the services provided include: legal advice and consultation, counseling, financial information and resources, free will preparation, referrals and information on work-life issues, 24/7 access online and toll-free dialing, and more.
Hallmark Health System employees have the opportunity to elect coverage for other valued members of their household to ensure their health and protection.
Weekly Paychecks/Direct Deposit
Hallmark Health System has a weekly payroll and offers at no cost direct deposit to area banks.
Auto & Homeowners Insurance
Employees have the opportunity to purchase automobile, homeowners, and renter's insurance via payroll deduction.
Movie tickets, amusement park, and other attractions are offered at a discount to employees.
From time-to-time, Hallmark Health System offers a variety of seminars on subjects such as estate planning, financial planning, etc.
For more information, please contact the Benefits Office of Hallmark Health System at (781) 306-6550.
Employee Events with Discounts
Discount Tickets, Products and Services
Canobie Lake Park
|B Yoga Center - Melrose
Employee Rewards and Recognition
The Rewards and Recognition Committee is a cross-functional team, which meets two times a month to recognize employees and groups of employees for going above and beyond every day, in every interaction with every person they come into contact with. Monthly recognitions include Team of the Month, Employee of the Month and Way to Go Winners. In addition, the Committee also plans and participates in several employee events throughout the year. Current members of the Committee are:
Nancy Cloutier, Co-Chair
Melissa Roberto, Co-Chair
The Team of the Month recognition is awarded for the amazing work that numerous teams, groups, committees and departments perform either on a regular or occasional basis that directly relates to any of our five cornerstones: People, Quality, Service, Growth and Finance. The Team of the Month is given a luncheon celebration hosted by Michael V. Sack,President and Chief Executive Officer, banners listing their team name are featured throughout our facilities, they are given a framed certificate and the opportunity to present for give minutes at a Leadership meeting.
Nomination forms may also be picked-up in the Human Resources Office at either Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford or Melrose-Wakefield Hospital.
Team of the Month: April 2015
West 1 and South 1, Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford
At Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford, West 1 and South 1 may be two separate and distinct units in the eyes of the state of Massachusetts, yet in the hearts of the staff, the units are one. They have withstood tremendous change over the past year and stepped up to ensure patient care and safety throughout multiple transitions.
To fill gaps in coverage, Christine Russell, RN, accepted the temporary assignment of clinical practice leader (the only one for the two units), and Carrie Huff-Souto, OTR/L, became the temporary operational director for the program. Both leaders worked closely with Carol Plotkin, LICSW, system director for behavioral health, and Samir Patel, MD, medical director for the program. Christine recruited and oriented new staff members, while Carrie ensured that the program maintained regulatory compliance. The Unit Council was reinvigorated, and the executive leadership team demonstrated support through weekly meetings and ensuring that the program had the supports necessary to provide excellent patient care.
With a focus on a return to basics, the unit census was controlled to ensure that staffing levels consistently would be appropriate. The use of travelers and agency was avoided, and a refocus on staff and patient engagement was prioritized.
Compliments began to stream in regarding the care provided. Many compliments continue to be received from families, outside facilities, and even surveyors from the Department of Mental Health. There is an ongoing waiting list of patients who have been referred for care on the units.
Recently, a family whose patriarch passed away wrote to express their gratitude for his care on the units. “You all made a big impact on him (very positive)” the letter reads, “and we really appreciated each and everyone’s assistance through the somewhat difficult period…Remain positive and continue showering the locals with the TLC afforded our Dad.”
West 1 and South 1 staff demonstrate caring, compassion and commitment to their patients, to our community and to one another!
The Employee of the Month recognition is awarded for the amazing work that an employee performs above and beyond their normal work responsibilities, which aligns directly with any of our five cornerstones: People, Quality, Service, Growth and Finance. The Employee of the Month receives a $50 American Express gift card, $100 from the Medical Staff, an Employee of the Month pin, a framed certificate and parking onsite for the month. Employees of the month are also considered for the Employee of the Year recognition. Employees of the Year are selected by the Rewards & Recognition Committee and receive one week of paid time off and $1,000.
Nomination forms for Employee of the Month may also be picked-up in the Human Resources Office at either Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford or Melrose-Wakefield Hospital.
Employee of the Month: April 2015
Stacey Solivan, Medical Assistant
Stacey is a true team player and a great morale booster for the Hallmark Health Medical Associates offices at 101 Main Street in Medford. She is attentive, conscientious and generous to both pateints and coworkers.
Recently, Stacey heard a patient in the waiting room express concern about having difficulty breathing. Stacey responded immediately to the patient’s needs. She informed her manager and escorted the patient to an exam room to lie down. The patient was quickly seen by a provider and subsequently sent by ambulance to the emergency department for evaluation. The following week, the same patient returned to the office to express her gratitude for Stacey’s kindness and responsiveness since the patient truly felt distressed at the time.
Stacey has also taken responsibility for the office stock room and making sure inventory budgets are met. Her detailed knowledge of inventory and management of orders keeps the clinic on budget while maintaining just the right stock levels.
Overall, the best thing about Stacey is her infectious laugh and kind spirit to all who work with her. She regularly brings in beautifully decorated and delicious homemade cakes for staff birthdays out of the goodness of her heart. She is truly special and loved by all her colleagues.
The Way to Go Recognition is a monthly, on-the-spot recognition of employees who perform an act that aligns directly with any of our five cornerstones: People, Quality, Service, Growth and Finance. Way to Go winners are awarded a special Way To Go Lanyard and a $25 American Express gift card.
Did you know?
Managers can be recognized for going above and beyond as well as fellow co-workers. A manager can be recognized by being given a “Way to Go” card. You can find Way to Go nomination forms online below or you can pick-up a form in the Human Resources Department at both hospitals
Way to Go Winners: April 2015
Jeanette Cuevas, Human Resources Assistant
Jeanette went above and beyond when helping an employee with a loan application. She worked quickly and accurately with a very tight deadline, allowing the application to be submitted on time.
Bobby Drago, Bus Driver
During the snowstorms this winter, Bobby shoveled and cleared off cars for many employees and also waited to ensure their vehicles started.
Kay Eslami, Radiology Technologist
Kay received a nomination from a patient who is grateful that Kay held his hand through a difficult exam. He said he would not have been able to get through it without her kindness and encouragement.
Kim Higginbottom, Executive Assistant
Kim along with a colleague recognized and immediately reported a possible HIPPA violation, which was quickly corrected.
Paul Tarabelsi, Staff Accountant
Paul created a Microsoft Excel tool that has been extremely helpful in eliminating timecard calculation errors. The tool has received very positive feedback from users.
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