Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 36

Cedars-Sinai Health System

Los Angeles, Calif. [Pacific]
http://www.cedars-sinai.edu
http://www.cedars-sinai.edu/EIS/Careers

Why you want to work there

In 2012, this Los Angeles-based nonprofit healthcare provider expanded its IT department's office space by 30,000 square feet, creating an open and collaborative environment that gives all employees access to natural light and sweeping views of the mountains and ocean. Expanding employees' skills and knowledge is a key focus. For example, in conjunction with its effort to roll out electronic medical record technology, Cedars-Sinai supported more than 100 employees in their efforts to earn EMR certifications.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 19

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 11,831

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 416

IT employee turnover in 2012: 12%

IT promotions in 2012: 15%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 10

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $1,683

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 31%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 47%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 28%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 66%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 36%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 69%