Awards & Recognition

Our vision is to "Build the Greatest Health Care Community the World Has Ever Seen." We are humbled and motivated by the recognition we receive for providing exemplary patient care, fostering an invigorating place to work and for being responsible, caring corporate citizens.

Caring for Our Patients

From implementing new procedures that improve patient safety, to educating patients about the link between diet and lab results, to providing online tools to help patients and caregivers understand and manage kidney disease, DaVita strives to help patients feel their best and continue to live full lives.

Caring for Each Other

At DaVita, we believe nurturing ourselves better equips us to nurture our patients. This philosophy inspires our award-winning leadership development programs, open communication channels, and scholarships and financial assistance for teammates in times of need.

Caring for Our World

We consider ourselves a community first and a company second. That means that as we grow our business, we strive to support our communities and create effective environmental programs that allow us to operate responsibly.

Awards

Beckers Hospital

Becker's Hospital Review “150 Great Places to work in Healthcare” – 2014-2016

Becker’s uses a combination of nominations and editorial research to develop its list “150 Great Places” list.

Bloomberg Gender Equality Index —2018, 2019

The index measures gender equality across internal company statistics, employee policies, external community support and engagement and gender-conscious product offerings. DaVita is the only Colorado-based company and just one of two health care organizations globally recognized. In addition, it is one of forty in the United States that was included in this membership.

2016 Communities

Communitas Award – 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2013

The Communitas Award recognizes companies with a proven track record of community service and heightened social and environmental sustainability.

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Sustainability Index – 2016, 2018

The DJSI World Index is the gold standard for corporate sustainability and the first global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies based on an analysis of financially relevant Environmental, Social, and Governance factors.

Learning Elite 2016

LearningElite – 2013-2019

LearningElite recognizes companies that invest in the importance of quality training and development programs. DaVita was named a Gold LearningElite honoree for the first time in 2018.

Best for Vets 2016

Military Times Best for Vets – 2009-2018 G.I. Jobs Military Friendly and Military Spouse Friendly Employer – 2009-2019, Military Times ‘Best for Vets’ Employer - 2010-2019

Since 2010, DaVita has hired over 3,000 veteran teammates, offering transitional support for teammates with a military background. Veteran teammates vary from patient care technicians to the organization's current chief development officer. DaVita has long been committed to honoring retired and active-duty service members and works to help them feel welcome in the community and to transition from life in the military to life as teammates at DaVita.

Fortune World 2017

FORTUNE Worlds's Most Admired Companies - 2006, 2007, 2009-2019

Companies on the list were rated on nine criteria, from investment value and quality of management and products to social responsibility and ability to attract talent. Other factors include people management, use of corporate assets, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment and global competitiveness.

National Health Information 2015

National Health Information and eHealthcare Leadership Awards

These awards highlight the role of digital communications and tools in achieving a health care organizations’ standard of excellence.

Newsweek 2015

Newsweek Green Rankings – 2009-2018

Newsweek Green Rankings are one of the world's foremost corporate environmental rankings which assess the 500 largest publicly-traded companies in the United States and the 500 largest publicly-traded companies globally on overall environmental performance.

Top Work Places – 2013-2019

The Top Workplaces award program, managed by Workplace Dynamics, recognizes the best employers across the United States. DaVita has been named a Top Workplace is Philadelphia, Denver, and the Bay Area.

Training Top 125 2017

Training Top 125 – 2004-2019

Training Top 125 rankings are determined by multiple qualitative and quantitative factors, including the scope of training programs and the financial investment in employee development. DaVita offers a variety of in-person and online courses and programs to help create a special place for our teammates.

Worldblu 2017

WorldBlu Freedom-Centered Workplaces™ – 2008-2018

Organizations become eligible for a spot on the WorldBlu List of Most Freedom-Centered Workplaces™ after teammates complete The WorldBlu Freedom at Work™ Assessment, a survey evaluating their practice of the WorldBlu 10 Principles of Organizational Democracy™. The assessment was developed based on a decade of research into what makes a successful freedom-centered company.