Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 73

Partners HealthCare System Inc.

Boston, Mass. [New England]
http://partners.org
http://www.partners.org/careers/

Why you want to work there

The Connected Work program at this Boston-based healthcare company allows IT employees to be "connected" one to five days a week, and 75% of staffers participate. Those in the program can book space within the connected work suites, or any offices or cubes made available through the program. Software for scheduling space and hardware for connecting (VoIP phones, laptops and cellphones) are made available to employees who join the program.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 39

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 61,361

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 1,464

IT employee turnover in 2011: 9%

IT promotions in 2011: 11%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $255

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 40%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 45%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 39%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 18%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 9%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 21%