Ethisphere's 2021 Worlds Most Ethical Companies

University Hospitals named for the ninth time as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere

University Hospitals has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of 2021 World’s Most Ethical Companies.

This is the ninth year University Hospitals has received this recognition and is one of only seven honorees in the health care providers’ category. In 2021, 135 honorees were recognized spanning 22 countries and 47 industries. The award underscores an ongoing institutional commitment to lead with integrity and prioritize ethical business practices.

UH highlighted several programs to Ethisphere to demonstrate its commitment to integrity and social responsibility. At its core, UH promotes a culture based on values and ethics. That culture is supported by a robust compliance and ethics program committed to continuous improvement. In the recent past, UH has enhanced its enterprise risk management program, improved management of relationships of interest, and increased compliance counseling services. Further, UH continues to foster a Speak-Up Culture by reinforcing the message that every caregiver in every role is empowered to make a difference.