Best Places to Work in IT 2017 Employer Profile

No. 3, Midsize

Miami Children's Health System

Miami, Fla. [South Atlantic]
Miami Children's Health System
Credit: Miami Children's Health System

Why you want to work there

This Miami-based provider of pediatric medical care offers a work environment that prioritizes flexibility, independence and a sense of purpose, leading its IT employees to feel that they are contributing to a better future for the organization's patients and for healthcare in general. Tech staffers are encouraged to be leaders in technology and pioneers in innovation. IT employees appreciate Miami Children's benefits package, promotion cycle and the resources available to help them manage their schedules for optimum work/life balance.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 4,069

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 217

IT employee turnover in 2016: 11%

IT promotions in 2016: 2%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2016: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2016: $553

PTO and Healthcare

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

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 28

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 79%