Best Places to Work in IT 2009 Employer Profile

No. 69

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute Inc.

Tampa, Fla. [South Atlantic]

Why you want to work there

Moffitt, one of the National Cancer Institute's elite Comprehensive Cancer Centers, takes the worry out child care for its working families. Tampa, Fla.-based Moffitt partnered with Bright Horizons Family Solutions to offer the Back-Up Care Advantage Program, giving employees access to a national network of high-quality care for both children and elderly family members where and when they need it. Programs available include center-based backup child care, in-home care for mildly ill children , in-home backup child care and elder/adult care. Backup can also be used to ease the transition to a regular work schedule when an employee is returning from leave or to accommodate changes in flexible work arrangements, business travel or relocation to another city. The program is available for use 20 days per dependent per year. Co-payments range from $15 to $30 per day.

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Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 21

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 3,801

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 173

IT employee turnover in 2008: 10%

IT promotions in 2008: 17%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2008: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2008: $4,500

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 40%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 33%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 42%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 34%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 25%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 37%