35. Childrenís Healthcare of Atlanta
What makes it so great?
Regarded as one of the countryís top pediatric hospital systems, CHOA recently appointed a ìmanager of work/life balanceî and keeps adding amenities like backup care for children and elders, and pet insurance.

Headquarters: Atlanta
Top 3 (of 22) U.S. locations: Atlanta , N.A., N.A.
2005 revenue ($ millions): 1,142
Website: www.choa.org
U.S. employees 5,256
Employees outside U.S. 0
New jobs (1 year) 294
% job growth (1 year) 7
% voluntary turnover 9
Applicants 43,039
Most common job (salaried):
Business Operations Coordinator
Most common job (hourly):
Staff Nurse Colleague
Job sharing program? Yes
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 20
Paid sabbaticals? No
100% health care coverage No
% minorities 41%
% women 82%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
From the January 22, 2007 issue
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Revenues are for 2005 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees.