5th Year as 1st Place

For the fifth consecutive year, Permanente Dental Associates was named #1 in the 100-499 employee category in the Healthiest Employers of Oregon awards, hosted by the Portland Business Journal last week.

PDA has participated in the annual awards since its inception a decade ago, placing in the top two spots in our category during that time.

PDA-HR’s Grace DeGallier, who leads our Wellness Program with our Wellness Committee, accepted the award at the ceremony. Our partner Kaiser Permanente Northwest took #7 in the 5,000+ employee category.

PDA’s Wellness Program intentionally programs activities around four pillars: fitness & nutrition, connection, mind & energy, and planning. Programming changes on a quarterly basis, as directed by our wellness committee – made up of our dentists and professional staff who support the business.

See full list of winners in our category and PDA’s full list of awards and accreditations.

PDA #1 for 4th Consecutive Year in Healthiest Employer Awards

For the fourth consecutive year, PDA was named #1 in the 100-499 employee category in the Healthiest Employers of Oregon awards, hosted by the Portland Business Journal last Thursday afternoon.

PDA has participated in the annual awards since its inception, placing in the top two spots in our category over the last consecutive nine years.

PDA-HR’s Grace DeGallier, who leads our Wellness Program with our Wellness Committee, accepted the award at the ceremony flanked by Executive Dental Director Dr. Cyrus Lee.

About 43% of PDA’s group practice participates in our wellness program, which focuses activities around the themes of fitness & nutrition, connection, mind & energy and planning. Programming changes on a quarterly basis, as directed by our wellness committee – made up of our dentists and professional staff who support the business.

See full coverage and PDA’s full list of awards and accreditations.

PDA CEO Dr. Cyrus Lee in Becker’s Podcast, Upcoming Roundtable

“We can no longer continue the silos between medical and dental.” Hear why integrating medical and dental is important as part of a Becker’s Healthcare podcast featuring Permanente Dental Associates CEO Dr. Cyrus Lee.

Dr. Lee also discusses his background, the biggest dentistry issues he’s following, health equity and more.

And you can meet him in person at the upcoming Becker’s Healthcare Future of Dentistry Roundtable (June 15 & 16 in Chicago).

Listen here