Amerigroup

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Amerigroup Reviews

Updated November 23, 2014
Updated November 23, 2014
126 Reviews
2.8
126 Reviews
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Amerigroup CEO Jim Carlson
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good organization to work for in terms of being creative and work/life balance (in 9 reviews)

  • Opportunity to work from home ONLY if you are not an "office-based" worker (in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • Absolutely no work/life balance here (in 8 reviews)

  • Not enough work from home opportunities (in 4 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Excellent place to work.

    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous
    Current Employee - Anonymous

    I have been working at Amerigroup

    Pros

    A people-centered organization that is very accommodating to associates. The workplace is very easy-going while maintaining a high level of professionalism.

    Cons

    Because it is a very popular place to work, it can be difficult to get into the front door. This is often accomplished through temp-to-hire.

  2.  

    Really great place to work

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Amerigroup

    Pros

    Great company stability and employee relations.

    Cons

    Pay is below average but good benefits.

  3.  

    Case Manager

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Case Manager in Plantation, FL
    Former Employee - Case Manager in Plantation, FL

    I worked at Amerigroup full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great location beautiful place and if you enjoy self teaching PERFECT

    Cons

    MANAGERS LACK LEADERSHIP SKILLS. ... Managers that micro-manage.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Okay for a temp paycheck/no future

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Amerigroup VAB

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager IT in Virginia Beach, VA
    Current Employee - Manager IT in Virginia Beach, VA

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

    Pros

    Lot of opportunity for those willing to take them.

    Cons

    Still a big good old boys network on the legacy AGP side

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Amerigroup Mission is to improve Healthcare

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Amerigroup as a contractor

    Pros

    The employees are great people to work with and always willing to help one another .The employees are the greatest part of working at Amerigroup! The majority of them are friendly and kind to new comers.

    Cons

    Management shows favoritism and need to sharpen the people and management skills, not as motivating as the staff. Poor leadership is at risk whenever there is favoritism involved and it also decreases the morale of other employees Be fair and enforce the same rules for all employees .

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Human Resources needs to provide more training for management and enforce more HR rules so that they can learn the importance of people skills and fairness amongst their employees, this is disparately needed in order to improve working environment.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    At Amerigroup its was a great experience, I appreciate working together with everyone at the company,

    Former Employee - Quality Analyst/Office Clerk in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Quality Analyst/Office Clerk in Brooklyn, NY

    I worked at Amerigroup full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great experience working at Amerigoup

    Cons

    the company value is okay

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more teamplayer,

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Be careful

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Virginia Beach, VA
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Virginia Beach, VA

    I worked at Amerigroup full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Paid training, generally good morale

    Cons

    Not understanding when life happens or with call review

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better training

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Management lacks communication .

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Claims Analyst in Virginia Beach, VA
    Current Employee - Claims Analyst in Virginia Beach, VA

    I have been working at Amerigroup full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The chance to work from home

    Cons

    no communication. Everyone is in the dark

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    communicate better with everyone no department is on the same page

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    Case management department managers are not taken seriously by staff.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Case Manager, RN in Virginia Beach, VA
    Former Employee - Case Manager, RN in Virginia Beach, VA

    I worked at Amerigroup full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Anything goes.
    The benefits and pay are good.
    Offers online learning.
    Many nurses want to help the Medicaid members.
    Location of office is good.
    On site cafeteria.

    Cons

    Department managers cover their butts. They say one thing and do another.
    Too many meetings.
    Management demonstrates favoritism. Gives award and positive reinforcement to favorite employees even those who do not follow the policies
    Disorganized company. Keeps expanding. Should address current issues before expanding.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve your management skills.
    Improve communication with your staff

    Doesn't Recommend
  11. 3 people found this helpful  

    Positive so far. Wish I would have negotiated a better salary up front.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - LTSS Care Coordinator in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - LTSS Care Coordinator in Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at Amerigroup full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Flexibility of schedule somewhat. Work from home. Nice team of people.

    Cons

    Very high case load. Must find someone to cover for you if wanting time off. SHould have asked for more money.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work on procedural processes. Organize better.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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