Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 21, Large

Cedars-Sinai Health System

Los Angeles, Calif. [Pacific]

Why you want to work there

IT employees at this Los Angeles healthcare organization work on innovative technologies, ranging from cutting-edge medical devices to original apps. Through a new program called Take Two, Cedars-Sinai rewards innovative IT thinkers by providing them with a small capital budget and giving them two months to turn an idea into reality. In another new program, called New Grad, the organization recruits graduate school students to fill entry-level IT positions, thereby creating a pipeline of young employees who are smart and motivated.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 12,691

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 469

IT employee turnover in 2014: 7%

IT promotions in 2014: 10%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: No set maximum

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $1,748