Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards and Recognitions

Moffitt Cancer Center has been recognized for its significant efforts toward creating a diverse and inclusive workplace for its patients, families and team members.

Our recent acknowledgments include:

DiversityInc

Ranked No. 3 on DiversityInc's 2021 Top Hospitals & Health Systems list. The ranking places Moffitt Cancer Center among the nation’s top companies for human capital representation, workplace practices, supplier diversity and leadership accountability. DiversityInc’s annual survey — tracking the nation’s top companies when it comes to hiring, retaining, and promoting women, minorities, people with disabilities, LGBT and veterans — is the most rigorous, data-driven survey of its kind, gauging detailed demographics based on race/ethnicity and gender at some of the largest U.S. employers.



Moffitt Cancer Center has once again been named a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. This year marks the ninth time that Moffitt has been recognized for its ongoing commitment to this community.

Moffitt remains the only Florida cancer center on the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI), the national benchmarking tool that evaluates health care facilities’ policies and practices related to the equity and inclusion of their LGBTQ patients, visitors and employees. The index is based on four criteria: nondiscrimination and staff training, patient services and support, employee benefits and policies, and patient and community engagement and employment nondiscrimination.


TBBJ Business of Pride logoThe Tampa Bay Business Journal has recognized Moffitt Cancer Center in its annual Business of Pride edition. The publication celebrates businesses and individuals in Tampa Bay for their ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion with regards to LGBTQ+ inclusive policies and has recognized Moffitt as a 2021 Allied Company. Moffitt was previously recognized by the newspaper in 2018, as was Cathy Grant, senior director of Moffitt Diversity.


FSMSDC logoSupplier Diversity was named Local Corporation of the Year by the Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council (FSMSDC) in 2018. This is the highest award presented to a current local corporate member of the FSMSDC. The Corporation of the Year demonstrates a commitment to minority purchasing, technical & managerial assistance and support of minority programs.

In 2017, Supplier Diversity Manager, Desiree Hanson, was recognized as the FSMSDC Advocate of the Year.


National Diversity Council logoPrado Antolino, Manager of Language Services, received the Distinguished Healthcare Diversity Advocate Award in 2019. This award recognizes individuals who have made a difference in the diversity and inclusion realm and exemplify the ability to excel in the healthcare field.


National Org of DisabilityMoffitt Cancer Center received the Leading Disability Employer Seal in 2017 from the National Organization on Disability.  The seal recognizes companies that demonstrate exemplary employment practices for people with disabilities. This annual recognition is designed to applaud those organizations that are leading the way in disability hiring and encourage additional companies to tap into the many benefits of hiring talent with disabilities, including strong consumer preference for companies that employ individuals with disabilities and greater employee engagement across the workforce.