Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 6

Sharp HealthCare

San Diego, Calif. [Pacific]
http://www.sharp.com
http://www.sharp.com/jobs/index.cfm

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 3 for diversity
This group of hospitals and healthcare facilities in the San Diego area puts an emphasis on listening to employees, treating them well, and recognizing and rewarding their achievements. The organization's Employee Action Committee collaborates with IT staffers to identify technology needs and improve operations within the department. Among other things, those efforts have resulted in the installation of projectors and PCs in conference rooms to minimize delays caused by equipment setup and teardown for meetings.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 2

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 15,545

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 426

IT employee turnover in 2012: 4%

IT promotions in 2012: 11%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $2,250

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 40%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 45%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 40%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 39%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 26%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 41%