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Very large organization, not without flaws

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Current Employee - Business Consultant Senior in San Diego, CA
Current Employee - Business Consultant Senior in San Diego, CA

I have been working at Kaiser Permanente

Recommends
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good industry to work in under the current economic situation, although possible government cutbacks to Medicare will have a large impact to Kaiser's bottom line.

Excellent benefits, decent pay scale on the higher end of competition. Very profitable company (although it's considered non-profit), has deep pockets.

Cons

Clear difference between union and non-union employees.

Union employees are "lifers" - they do not leave until they retire. Conversely, the non-union professional staff seem to have a high turnover, at least the groups I've been working with. This may be due to the fact that many of them are contract-based employees.

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  1. great positive work environment

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    Former Employee - User Experience in Pasadena, CA
    Former Employee - User Experience in Pasadena, CA

    I worked at Kaiser Permanente

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    I enjoyed the work environment and the people i worked with. The benefit package is very good and the salary is good if you negotiate.

    Cons

    Communication and development of ideas between teams is slow. North and SoCal offices are not very integrated. Most people work independently.

    Advice to Management

    Take more time out of the day to meet as teams and encourage a healthy work force by encouraging walks and workout sessions.

  2. In working at Kaiser Permanente, you are contributing to improving the health services to the members.

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    Former Employee - Director in Oakland, CA
    Former Employee - Director in Oakland, CA

    I worked at Kaiser Permanente

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Opportunity for advancement
    Company with excellent values

    Cons

    The expected workload always ended in more hours than were possible if you wanted to get your work completed.

    Advice to Management

    Communicate and share more information

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