Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 13

Cedars-Sinai Health System

Los Angeles, Calif. [Pacific]
http://cedars-sinai.edu
http://cedars-sinai.edu/careers

Why you want to work there

This Los Angeles-based nonprofit healthcare provider views the IT department as a strategic partner that plays a vital role in fulfilling the organization's goals. IT staffers learn about the latest medical technologies, such as electronic health records and nursing informatics, and they work with clinical staffers on implementing systems that automate tasks and free up medical professionals to focus on what's important: caring for patients.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 7

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
12,160
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
393
IT employee turnover in 2012:
12%
IT promotions in 2012:
12%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012:
10
Training budget per IT employee in 2012:
$1,781

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT:
35%
Percentage of IT managers who are women:
47%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women:
33%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT:
62%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities:
23%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities:
67%