Computerworld Names Halifax Health One of the “100 Best Places to Work in IT” for Third Consecutive Year

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (June 13, 2017) –  Halifax Health has been named a 2017 Best Places to Work in IT honoree, one of 100 top organizations recognized for challenging their information technology staffs while providing great benefits and compensation.  This is the third consecutive year Halifax Health has been featured on this list by IDG’s Computerworld – the leading information technology media brand dedicated to being the voice of business technology. 

“We are honored to be recognized once again by Computerworld.  Halifax Health is not only a great place for information technology professionals to work, but also to learn and grow as a professional,” says Tom Stafford, vice president and chief information officer for Halifax Health. 

Computerworld lists the availability of training opportunities, tuition reimbursement, a commitment to promote from within and telework and flexible-scheduling options as reasons why Halifax Health is a great organization for information technology professionals. 

“As technology moves to the strategic center of every business, the ability of the enterprise to attract and retain skilled IT talent has become critically important,” says Scot Finnie, editor-in-chief of Computerworld.  “The 100 organizations on our 2017 Best Places to Work in IT list keep their tech employees happy and engaged by offering generous salaries, top-notch benefits, continuous training, and access to cutting-edge technologies.  In empowering their tech workforce, these firms gain competitive advantage, and we applaud them for their achievements,” Finnie explains.

The Best Places to Work in Information Technology 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.

With this honor, Halifax Health will once again be included in coverage in Computerworld along with results from the 24th annual Best Places to Work in IT survey.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with four outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

About Computerworld
Computerworld from IDG is the leading technology media brand helping senior IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy.  As the voice of business technology, Computerworld enables the IT value chain with unique editorial coverage from setting strategies to deriving value.  Computerworld’s award-winning website (www.computerworld.com), focused conference series, strategic marketing 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 7.2 million monthly page views (Omniture, January 2016 – March 2016 average) 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 IDG.  Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.

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