Cincinnati Children's Hospital

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Cincinnati Children's Hospital CEO Michael Fisher
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    Fulfilling work in a top-notch research hospital

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Cincinnati, OH

    I have been working at Cincinnati Children's Hospital full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Everything is top of the line, and it's exciting to be around the level of innovation that exists here. The work is always geared towards changing the outcome for children around the world with no regard for profit. For the most part, people are happy to be here, from the janitorial staff to the attendings.

    Cons

    It's a huge organization with a corporate mentality. They are stingy with the nursing salary. A lot of the time, departments are understaffed, and when people step up to help out, there is no reward. HR is very black and white when it comes to years experience, not taking education or certifications into account, or outside experience - even when very applicable! It seems had to move up unless you are very self-motivated.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you claim to be the best and want to hire the best, you need to PAY the best. Be more flexible with upper level positions by looking at the person as a whole, including any other work experiences besides healthcare alone.

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Cincinnati Children's Hospital Interviews

Updated Aug 18, 2014
Updated Aug 18, 2014

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cincinnati, OH
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cincinnati, OH
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Cincinnati Children's Hospital.

    Interview Details

    At the highest levels, you may have to interview with many, many people - often with a panel. Be knowledgeable about the organization and its history as a word-class pediatric medical center. Appreciate the business side of medical care providers and the influence of healthcare reform. If meeting with scientists or physicians, know what they do. If you are in research and/or medical profession, know what those at CCHMC have done in that particular area. Look online and in the news. There is much there.

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    • Why CCHMC? Be sure to articulate why working at CCHMC is important to you. Did you have a personal connection as a parent or patient? Did you have colleagues who worked there? Do you simply marvel at the innovation and life-saving care that they provide?   Answer Question
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Cincinnati Children's Hospital Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work in Healthcare, Modern Healthcare, 2008
Best Employers in Ohio (Large), Best Companies Group, 2008

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Website www.cincinnatichildrens.org
Headquarters Cincinnati, OH
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1883
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Health Care
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has a special place in its heart for kids -- and vice versa. The pediatric health care facility offers specialty treatments for children and adolescents suffering from just about any malady, including those of the heart and liver, as well as blood diseases and cancer. Cincinnati Children's Hospital has some 520 beds and operates nearly a dozen outpatient care centers. Founded in 1883, the not-for-profit hospital runs the only Level 1 pediatric trauma center in the region and serves as a teaching and research facility for the... More

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