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Stillwater, MN June 15, 2015—Bluestone Physician Services has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces, in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for the 3rd year in a row. The Top Workplaces special section was published in the Star Tribune on Sunday, June 14. The report can also be found at

Produced by the same team that compiles the 24-year-old Star Tribune 100 report of the best-performing public companies in Minnesota, Top Workplaces recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction.  The analysis included responses from over 69,100 employees at Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.

The rankings in the Star Tribune Top 150 Workplaces are based on survey information collected by WorkplaceDynamics, an independent company specializing in employee engagement and retention.

“Out of all the ways Bluestone has been recognized, this award makes me the most proud because it comes from our staff feedback.   It tells me that our employees are happy and committed to our mission to provide the medical care for our patients and to have a great workplace culture.” – Todd Stivland, MD and CEO of Bluestone Physician Services.

Star Tribune Publisher Michael J. Klingensmith said, “The companies in the
Star Tribune Top 150 Workplaces deserve high praise for creating the very best work environments in the state of Minnesota. My congratulations to each of these exceptional companies.”

To qualify for the Star Tribune Top Workplaces, a company must have more than 50 employees in Minnesota. Over 2,100 companies were invited to participate. Rankings were composite scores calculated purely on the basis of employee responses.