Banner Health named to 2020 list of 100 Best Places to Work in IT
Prestigious industry honor awarded by IDG Insider Pro and Computerworld
It embodies what we strive to be: an industry leader that recognizes innovation as essential to our mission of making health care easier, so life can be better for our patients.

PHOENIX (June 23, 2020) – Banner Health has been named by IDG's Insider Pro and Computerworld as a 2020 Best Places to Work in IT, one of 100 top organizations that challenge their information-technology staffs while providing great benefits and compensation.

Banner and other awarded organizations will be included in coverage on and along with results from the 2020 Best Places to Work in IT survey.

“This award is not an individual award or department award – it is a Banner Health award!” said SVP/Chief Information Officer Deanna Wise. “I am so excited to be part of an organization and Team that puts people first. We are able to accomplish so much because of our teamwork, deep technical knowledge, and trust and support of each other. It embodies what we strive to be: an industry leader that recognizes innovation as essential to our mission of making health care easier, so life can be better for our patients.”

Wise added that Banner’s focus on relentless innovation is as much of a key to its superior workforce development as its benefits and compensation. “All of our team members know that we endeavor to give the people we serve confidence in their health care experience and our team members embrace that mission.’’

“As technology continues to evolve more rapidly than ever, attracting and retaining top IT talent to research, deploy and maintain that technology has never been more important or more challenging,” said Dan Muse, editor of IDG’s Insider Pro. “Companies that have earned a spot on the Insider Pro and Computerworld 2020 Best Place to Work in IT list share a common denominator: They create an environment that not only rewards workers with competitive compensation and benefits, but they also foster a spirit of diversity, social responsibility, training and innovation.”

About Banner Health

As one of the largest nonprofit health care systems in the country, the team at Banner Health is committed to ensuring all Banner locations are a safe place for care. Headquartered in Phoenix, Banner Health owns and operates 28 acute-care hospitals and an array of other services, including: Banner Imaging, Banner Telehealth and Banner Urgent Care. Team members are dedicated to protecting the health and safety of patients, be it a routine checkup, elective surgery or an urgent health service. Waiting room and employee workstation layouts maintain proper social distancing; screenings are conducted at hospital entrances to verify that all employees and visitors are well; and, all Banner physicians are equipped to visit patients remotely. Learn more about Banner's commitment to safety at

About the Best Places to Work in IT

The Best Places to Work in IT list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by Insider Pro and 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, IDG conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.

About Insider Pro

InsiderPro provides its subscribers with access to in-depth journalism, exclusive research, enterprise product reviews, hands-on advice, editor-curated special reports and feature articles on topics such as AI, machine learning, cloud platforms, analytics, network security, cyber threats, IoT, tech careers and much more. Insider Pro is published by IDG Communications, Inc. Company information is available. at

About Computerworld

Computerworld is the leading technology media brand empowering enterprise users and their managers, helping them create business advantage by skillfully exploiting today's abundantly powerful web, mobile, and desktop applications. Computerworld also offers guidance to IT managers tasked with optimizing client systems—and helps businesses revolutionize the customer and employee experience with new collaboration platforms. Computerworld's award-winning website (, strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world's largest global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld is published by IDG Communications, Inc. Company information is available


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