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Hanger Reviews

Updated February 3, 2015
Updated February 3, 2015
17 Reviews
3.0
17 Reviews
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Hanger President & CEO Vinit K. Asar
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17 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Unlimited resources, Education fair is good (in 3 reviews)

  • Helping people with disablilties have a better day and life after they leave our office (in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • A little biasness from management, open door policy does not realy exist (in 3 reviews)

  • Low pay, Don't value employees, Only care about numbers not so much about patients (in 4 reviews)

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  1.  

    My Time With Hanger

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Orthotist/Prosthetist in Sacramento, CA
    Former Employee - Orthotist/Prosthetist in Sacramento, CA

    I worked at Hanger full-time

    Pros

    Lots of good experience with a wide range of patient presentations. Good experience depth as a company, to collaborate and learn multiple techniques for any given clinical problem. Good continuing education experience.

    Cons

    Had a tendency to be dollar driven, at the ultimate expense of the patient, practitioner, and office administration. A balance can be found but can be a challenging environment.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Depends on the office

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Board Eligible Orthotist/Certified Pedorthist in Paramus, NJ
    Former Employee - Board Eligible Orthotist/Certified Pedorthist in Paramus, NJ

    I worked at Hanger full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    If you are in aa good office, it is wonderful. You work as a team. You have meetings to discuss what is happening and how best to handle certain patients. People are supportive, helpful and cooperative.

    Cons

    If you are in the wrong office, none of that takes place. You become an independent contractor with no feeling of unity.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Show up at the office and see how the office functions or doesn't.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Awesome Coworkers

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hanger full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    worked with a lot of really nice people

    Cons

    Communication...there wasn't any nada nothing

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    talk with the people that really bring in the money....listen to what they have to say

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Biggest O&P clinic within the United States

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Hanger part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Invest in employers to keep up with the latest changes within the O&P healthcare market. Many workers invest enthusiastically in meeting the goals of aiding patients.

    Cons

    Opportunities to increase in position and personal growth limited and can be transferred to other offices any time. Sometimes feels more about meeting the monthly quota than supplying proper needs for patients.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    High Potential... (so many possibilities, so little time)

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Manager in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Hanger full-time

    Pros

    company vision
    smart people attempting fixes
    individuals casting off group-think
    benefits offered
    necessity sector company

    Cons

    bring back a company culture
    bring some employee encouragement
    bring us business mojo
    bring your belief in people

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Senior management innovators please try harder to win the hearts of most important asset. We won't care how much you know, until we know how much you care.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    It was ok

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hanger

    Pros

    Benefits are good with them and there are opportunities to apply for other positions within the company so that is positive.

    Cons

    Too large of a company

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Communicate more

  8.  

    Office Administrator/Mastectomy Fitter

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Office Administrator
    Current Employee - Office Administrator

    I have been working at Hanger full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Hanger does have some advancements, I was offered to take on the role clinician role They are very flexible with your request specially having a family to take care of they become some what family

    Cons

    Occasionally there's bonus but they will squeeze out their money out off you

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to be more of an employee advocate, share interest in them (don't pretend to care) specially when they have been making the wheels move and are part of a very large machine.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9. 3 people found this helpful  

    Progressive health care company providing prosthetic and orthopedic services

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Certified Orthotist
    Current Employee - Certified Orthotist

    I have been working at Hanger full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Innovative in establishing clinical care to patients and referral sources. Company keeps up with the changing health care market and is able to change and adapt.

    Cons

    Levels of opportunity and advancement within the clinical environment are very difficult to come by. Upper management does not seem to be in touch with day to day issues that happen within a branch.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10. 4 people found this helpful  

    The company means well but is battling in a difficult healthcare environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - CPO, Practice Manager
    Current Employee - CPO, Practice Manager

    I have been working at Hanger full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The oportunity to do good things for the patients that require our services

    Cons

    The challenging environment of healthcare reimbursement. Continual negativity in battling for reimbursement and not getting paid for the services we perform.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Fix your compensation/reward program. It is undefined, unclear and counterproductive.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 2 people found this helpful  

    Typical 21st century big company. Some things good and some not so good.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - CPO in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - CPO in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at Hanger full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Continuing education is an excellent program. Health benefits are fairly good. Great resource to get help professionally due to the size. This quality is often lacking in smaller companies.
    The knowledge and experience of many professionals.

    Cons

    Not much of a chance to advance unless your are related to those over you in management.
    A laughable bonus program. The company has made it nearly impossible to achieve a bonus. The company expects a 10% increase in revenue each year, but raises are few and far between. Extremely poor compensation for demanding and time consuming "on call".

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to those who are making the money for the company. That would be the clinicians and OAs. It would be nice if the leadership actually had a background in the O & P business. All to often, employees who excel in their job never get the financial compensation to match their contribution to the company. Others who don't deserve it get promoted and probably should be fired (nepotism).

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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