Best Places to Work in IT 2009 Employer Profile

No. 82

AHS Information Services

Winter Park, Fla. [South Atlantic]
http://www.adventisthealthsystem.com
https://adventisthealthsystem.recruitmax.com//MAIN/careerportal/Job_List.cfm?szSearchType=Advanced

Why you want to work there

This health care organization in Winter Park, Fla., lets its full-time employees work from home one day each week, if their role allows it. VPN cards enable employees to access their Outlook and networks drives from at home. For the past two years, the company has held a two-day employee appreciation event at the Daytona Beach Hilton. There is a companywide meeting the first day, with presentations from company executives. The second day is spent at the beach with lunch and organized events such as volleyball and football.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 46

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 480

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 465

IT employee turnover in 2008: 11%

IT promotions in 2008: 5%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2008: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2008: $610

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 34%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 36%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 33%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 23%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 17%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 24%