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No. 47
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pa. [Middle Atlantic]
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 9 for diversity
The IS Employee Advisory Group at this pediatric healthcare provider in Philadelphia is committed to improving the IT work environment. Among other things, the group provides feedback to leadership on policy changes and hosts employee events such as Stress Relief Day, which features 10-minute chair massages. Through the IS Innovation Program, staffers can submit technology ideas for "The Next Big Thing." If their ideas are approved, the employees are given time to complete their projects. The hospital supports the next generation of IT pros with internships that can last up to 24 weeks.

Rank by company size Medium, No. 14
Employee Statistics
Total U.S.-based employees 9,232
Total U.S.-based IT employees 502
IT employee turnover in 2012 8%
IT employee promotions in 2012 8%
Training
Training days offered per IT employee in 2012 5
Training budget per IT employee in 2012 $2,627
Women in IT
Total percentage of women within IT 39%
Percentage of IT managers who are women 40%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women 39%
Minorities in IT
Total percentage of minorities within IT 31%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities 16%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities 33%