Best Places to Work in IT 2017 Employer Profile

No. 44, Large

Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Boca Raton, Fla. [South Atlantic]
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Credit: Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Why you want to work there

Employees are known as "stakeholders" at Cancer Treatment Centers of America, and the Boca Raton, Fla.-based hospital network has set up a program called "Stakeholder to Stakeholder" to recognize outstanding employee performance. As its name implies, Stakeholder to Stakeholder is a peer-recognition program under which employees can nominate their colleagues to receive awards that come with cash prizes ranging from $50 to $2,500. In the IT department, management works to create a positive, patient-focused environment. According to employees, positive aspects of working at CTCA include great leadership, support for career development, skilled colleagues and interesting projects. In addition, they say the organization's mission of fighting cancer gives their work meaning.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 5,112

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 190

IT employee turnover in 2016: 14%

IT promotions in 2016: 3%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2016: No set maximum

Training budget per IT employee in 2016: $2,100

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 29

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 34

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 78%