Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 2, Small

UHC (University HealthSystem Consortium)

Chicago, Ill. [North Central]
http://www.uhc.edu
https://www.uhc.edu/careers.htm

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 4 for training, No. 4 for retention
Skills development is a watchword for this Chicago-based alliance of nonprofit academic medical centers. UHC pays for subscriptions to online training services, reimburses IT staffers for standard tech certifications, and provides hands-on learning opportunities through its ongoing acquisition and integration of leading-edge technologies. Perks include the option to work from home up to two days a week, company-paid flu shots and fitness club memberships, and health plan discounts for workers who participate in wellness initiatives.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
297
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
66
IT employee turnover in 2014:
3%
IT promotions in 2014:
23%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2014:
7
Training budget per IT employee in 2014:
$2,799