Coventry Health Care
2.7 of 5 243 reviews
www.aetna.com Hartford, CT 5000+ Employees

Coventry Health Care Reviews

Updated Apr 17, 2014
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2.7 243 reviews

                             

29% Approve of the CEO

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Mark T. Bertolini

(7 ratings)

39% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "The flexibility of a work from home position as well ass the income potential"
    in 22 reviews
  • "Good work life balance for staff lucky to be chosen for the Hoteling program"
    in 14 reviews
Cons:
  • "I see co workers in other areas struggling due to poor management, no work life balance and poor training"
    in 9 reviews
  • "No work/life balance what so ever"
    in 7 reviews
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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Tampa, FL

I have been working at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than 3 years

ProsThey are a wonderful group of people to work for. Fellow employees help you when you need help. And have wonderful benefits .

ConsDisorganized poorly managed, no respect for their employees,

Advice to Senior ManagementTry to be more understanding of what is going on around you instead of being so worried about yourself.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great company

Provider Systems Information Administrator (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than 5 years

ProsFlexibility of leadership and opportunities to improve processes/workflows

ConsNot enough coffee. Really, I find no issues here.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Coventry Health Care was a good company to work for.

Professional (Former Employee)
Richmond, VA

I worked at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than 10 years

ProsExcellent benefits and well thought-out policies and procedures.

ConsNot all of the workers were able to participate in incentive programs.

Advice to Senior ManagementDon't play favorites.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Satisfied

Senior Analyst (Current Employee)
Cranberry Twp, PA

I have been working at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than 5 years

ProsHours Of Operation. Proximity To home.

ConsInternal Growth And Proper Trainings To Move Up Within.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Pros and Cons like most places

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than 8 years

ProsBefore the acquisition the benefits package was great

ConsSalary is not competitive compared to market value

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Learning Experience

Account Executive (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at Coventry Health Care part-time for more than 3 years

ProsCompany offered great benefits that are active the first day you start work and was a stable job

Consworked there for 3 years until 2010, company was disorganized and going through a lot of changes, but was looking for a way to improve its organization from upper management

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great experience, but unrealistic expectations

Manager (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I have been working at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than 3 years

ProsLots of varied projects and opportunities to learn. Most senior people are very committed, everyone works hard and takes ownership of the work.

ConsSimply too much work, and absolutely no "work-life" balance. People are expected to be at work or available via email, with little regard to any personal plans or commitments. leaving early or coming in late - even if it's pre planned seems to raise eyebrows.

Advice to Senior ManagementBe more open about expectations, tell people what variances in their schedule are acceptable, and when/if it's okay to say "I can't take any more projects".

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Coventry Healthcare

Senior QA Analyst (Former Employee)
West Sacramento, CA

I worked at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than 8 years

ProsCoventry Healthcare was a good place to work with a nice balance of work/life balance. With option of telecommuting.

ConsCoventry Healthcare was recently bought out by Aetna and I don't feel it will be the same. Recently Aetna laid off employee across the board.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Coventry is a good medium-sized employer

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than a year

Pros"Small-company" culture; friendly atmosphere makes Coventry a comfortable place to work

ConsDoes not have the structure in processes found in a large company; Coventry has many plans in states/regions across the country that have a great deal of independence and autonomy - this contributes to inefficiency when any company-wide initiative is attempted.

Advice to Senior ManagementStandardize processes across the plans and regions to facilitate national company-wide initiatives

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Think Twice before accepting position

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Coventry Health Care full-time for more than a year

Prosemployees pleasant and cooperative for the most part

Consnot employee friendly and unresponsive to all customers

Advice to Senior Managementimprove customer focus and responsiveness to all customers internal and external

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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