Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 2, Midsize

Halifax Health

Daytona Beach, Fla. [South Atlantic]
Halifax Health

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 2 for career development, No. 5 for retention, No. 6 for training
All team members at this Daytona Beach, Fla., healthcare provider are offered annual health assessments at no cost. Other health-related perks and amenities include free gym memberships, wellness classes, opportunities to participate in walking and running races and a Friday morning health food marketplace. An annual reorientation program called Cornerstone helps employees connect their jobs to Halifax's overall mission. For example, after participating in the program, a server administrator who might not interact directly with patients can make the connection between server uptime and Halifax's goal of exceptional service at every encounter.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 4,229

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 70

IT employee turnover in 2015: 9%

IT promotions in 2015: 21%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $1,946

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 23

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 27

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 80%