Siemens wins Silver Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Learning Award
Jan 28, 2015
The Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Personalized Education Plan (PEP)1 has won a coveted Brandon Hall Group silver award for excellence in the “Best in Extended Enterprise Learning Program” category. The company is being honored, along with the other award winners, at Brandon Hall Group’s HCM (Human Capital Management) Excellence Conference 2014 (January 28-30).
The industry’s first virtual, single source education solution for life-long learning, PEP is offered as part of Siemens Customer Care program. Through PEP, laboratory professionals can easily access, plan, and track a broad portfolio of educational offerings, from product-specific and disease-specific courses and webinars, to general laboratory practices, like quality control. Each individual can customize a plan relevant to their job and to advance their professional development.
In addition, the PEP solution includes an integrated administrative site, PEP-Administrator2, where laboratory directors or supervisors can assign, manage and track the competencies of their staff. With this additional tool, laboratory management can define the specific training needs of each individual staff member and assign content, customized to their organizational needs.
"I’m honored to recognize this group of elite organizations with phenomenal programs across HCM functions. The winners truly exemplified excellence around the critical business dimensions across the award categories, including a high standard of performance in their organization and demonstrated clear, measurable business results through these innovative programs,” said Rachel Cooke, COO of Brandon Hall Group.
The entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group Sr. Analysts and Executive Leadership based upon the following criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation, and overall measureable benefits. The winners are listed at http://go.brandonhall.com/past_award_winners
For further information about PEP please visit http://www.healthcare.siemens.com/education/pep
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Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world's largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is No. 1 in offshore wind turbine construction, a leading supplier of combined cycle turbines for power generation, a major provider of power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. In fiscal 2014, which ended on September 30, 2014, Siemens generated revenue from continuing operations of €71.9 billion and net income of €5.5 billion. At the end of September 2014, the company had around 357,000 employees worldwide. Further information is available on the Internet at http://www.siemens.com.
About Brandon Hall Group
Brandon Hall Group is a HCM research and advisory services firm that provides insights around key performance areas, including Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition and Workforce Management.
With more than 10,000 clients globally and 20 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is focused on developing research that drives performance in emerging and large organizations, and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results. (www.brandonhall.com)
1PEP Patent Pending
2PEP Administrator is not available for purchase in all countries.