Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 4, Midsize

Miami Children's Health System

Miami, Fla. [South Atlantic]
Miami Children’s Health System
Credit: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Why you want to work there

Technologists in the IT department at this provider of pediatric medical care in South Florida feel empowered by the variety of tasks and projects they're offered. They also value the professional relationships they're able to establish and the leadership opportunities they're given. Employees use cutting-edge technologies and have access to senior managers who are engaged and exacting. Mindful of the fact that work/life balance is as important as career opportunities, MCHS encourages employees to manage their own schedules in a manner that fits their personal needs.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 3,892

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 187

IT employee turnover in 2015: 11%

IT promotions in 2015: 6%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $428

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: 75%