Ventana Research Recognizes ATI Physical Therapy, a Ceridian Customer, for Digital Leadership

ATI Physical Therapy awarded “2018 Digital Leadership Award” in Human Capital Management

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October 15, 2018

Ceridian, a global human capital management technology company, today congratulated ATI Physical Therapy for winning the “2018 Digital Leadership Award” in the category of Human Capital Management (HCM). The Ventana Research Digital Leadership Awards recognize individuals and companies that have championed improvements across their people, processes, information, and technology.

Ventana Research recognized ATI Physical Therapy for driving significant cost and time efficiencies by consolidating multiple HR and payroll systems and implementing Dayforce, Ceridian’s flagship single HCM solution. With Dayforce Onboarding ATI Physical Therapy was able to seamlessly onboard nearly 2,500 new hires this year. In addition, HR team members now have far less administrative work, and branch managers have reallocated saved time to business operations and delivering exceptional patient care.  

“We are thrilled with how Dayforce has saved our HR teams and branch managers up to 200 hours a year in administrative procedures and redundant paperwork,” said Christina Trainor, Senior HRIS Manager, ATI Physical Therapy. “Our employees now feel more empowered and engaged, enabling them to focus on what matters most - our patients.”

“No category is more important than human capital management technology when it comes to providing employees with time saving tools, so they can focus on what they do best,” said Mark Smith, CEO and Chief Research Officer at Ventana Research. "Congratulations to ATI Physical Therapy and Christina Trainor for being selected for the 2018 Ventana Research Digital Leadership Award in Human Capital Management, and for their work with Ceridian to provide a solution that best meet the needs of their entire workforce.

“We applaud ATI Physical Therapy, and Christina Trainor, for providing their workforce with innovative tools and technology designed to support a culture of workplace excellence” said Ted Malley, Chief Revenue Officer, Ceridian. “Dayforce makes work life better for our customers by providing innovative HCM solutions to help transform workplace culture and enhance the employee experience.”

To read and see more about ATI Physical Therapy’s incredible growth and transformation click here.

About ATI Physical Therapy

ATI is a privately held, nationally recognized healthcare company, specializing in outpatient rehabilitation and adjacent healthcare services. With a focus on delivering a remarkable experience to every patient, every day, ATI has more than 800 locations from coast to coast. ATI was named “Best Physical Therapy Practice in the Nation” by ADVANCE magazine, and was one of the first physical therapy companies in the country to achieve URAC Core Accreditation, a mark of distinction that recognizes its commitment to quality healthcare. Based in Bolingbrook, Illinois, ATI gives back to communities across the country through the ATI Foundation, a non-profit established by ATI, which has provided more than $4 million in resources and funding to children with physical impairments.  For more information on ATI Physical Therapy, and a complete list of clinic locations, services and the ATI Foundation, please visit

About Ventana Research

Ventana Research is one of the most authoritative and respected benchmark business technology research and advisory services firms in the world. Ventana Research provides insight and expert guidance on mainstream and disruptive technologies through a unique set of research-based offerings including benchmark research and technology evaluation assessments, education workshops, and its research and advisory services, Ventana On-Demand. The firm’s unparalleled understanding of the role of technology in optimizing business processes and performance and its best practices guidance are rooted in its rigorous research-based benchmarking of people, processes, information, and technology across business and IT functions in every industry. This benchmark research plus its market coverage and in-depth knowledge of hundreds of technology providers means the research and advisory services firm can deliver education and expertise to its clients to increase the value they derive from technology investments while reducing time, cost, and risk.

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About Ceridian

Ceridian. Makes Work Life Better™.

Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, our flagship cloud HCM platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. Our platform is used to optimize management of the entire employee lifecycle, including attracting, engaging, paying, deploying, and developing people. Ceridian has solutions for organizations of all sizes. Visit or follow us @Ceridian.

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