Published on: 06/23/2014
From L to R: Elise Hermes, Director of Clinical Systems-Ancillary & Specialized Systems; Ed Martinez, SVP & Chief Information Officer; Anita Wilson, Administrative Director, IT Clinical Operations; Angie Mathew, Director Patient Systems and CPOE
Miami – June 23, 2014 –IDG's Computerworld has included Miami Children’s Hospital among its list of 100 Best Places to Work in IT for 2014. Miami Children’s ranks eighth among midsize organizations. The list recognizes companies that challenge their IT staffs while providing great benefits and compensation. Selected organizations will be included in coverage in Computerworld along with results from the 21st annual Best Places to Work in IT survey.
The IT Department manages some of the latest advanced technologies such as mobile apps, interactive robotic devices, mobile medical carts, medical kiosks and more in order to provide safe and secure access to medical care for children anywhere around the world.
“We are honored to be recognized by Computerworld once again as a leader in information technology. It has been our ongoing commitment to optimize the patient care experience and bring world-class care to children anywhere around the world through the use of advanced technology,” said Ed Martinez, Chief Information Officer at Miami Children’s Hospital.
"Hiring the best and the brightest IT pros, offering them competitive pay and providing top-notch benefits is just the beginning for the outstanding employers on this year's Best Places to Work in IT list," said Scot Finnie, editor in chief of Computerworld. "Both newcomers to the list and rock-steady stalwarts nurture their talent with challenging business-critical projects, extensive training opportunities and ongoing career development programs. They invest in their own futures by investing in their employees."
About the Best Places to Work in IT
The Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT) list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by IDG’s Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.
About Miami Children’s Hospital
Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Miami Children's Hospital® is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with more than 650 attending physicians and over 130 pediatric sub-specialists. The 289-bed hospital is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine with several specialty programs ranked among the best in the nation in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014-15 by U.S. News & World Report. The hospital is also home to the largest pediatric teaching program in the southeastern United States and has been designated an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet facility, the nursing profession’s most prestigious institutional honor. For more information, please visit www.mch.com
Computerworld is the leading IT media brand helping Sr. IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy. Computerworld enables the IT value chain with unique editorial coverage from setting strategies to deriving value from core to edge technologies. Computerworld’s award-winning website (www.computerworld.com), publication, focused conference series, custom solutions and research forms the hub of the world’s largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 7.1 million monthly page views (Omniture, February 2013) and was recognized in BtoB’s 2013 Media Power 50 list; recognition Computerworld has received for more than 5 consecutive years. Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world’s leading media, events and research company. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.