Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 53, Large

Carolinas HealthCare System

Charlotte, N.C. [South Atlantic]

Why you want to work there

Tech employees at this Charlotte, N.C.-based healthcare provider appreciate being able to implement innovative new systems that change lives. In 2014, the IT department piloted virtual care applications that allow patients to contact doctors from their home computers or smartphones. In other initiatives, IT is deploying and supporting educational mobile game apps designed to help patients learn about their health, and it's linking wearable devices to electronic medical records.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 34,000

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 890

IT employee turnover in 2014: 9%

IT promotions in 2014: 10%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 2

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $824