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Registered Nurse

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Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Los Angeles, CA
Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Los Angeles, CA

I have been working at Kaiser Permanente full-time (more than a year)

Pros

High Pay, excellent benefits, strong union. Most people don't leave Kaiser, and if they do, they come back (or at least try to). I've only been a nurse 1 year and I make $44/hr + night differential.

Cons

They don't really train nurses in specialty areas....so say you work on a Telemetry or Medsurg floor but want to get into Labor & Delivery, well most specialty areas like Pediatrics, L&D, NICU, ICU want experienced nurses and it's hard to get a position in those departments without experience, even if you've been a nurse in a different area.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More training opportunities for specialty floors.

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  1. Great Experience

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente

    Pros

    Good company to work for

    Cons

    Large company-- heavy on administration

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no advice to a great management team

  2. Excellent experience at KP

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    High quality professionals; excellent salary and benefits; great location; opportunity for career advancement; on-going educational opportunities; excellent leadership at KP

    Cons

    Such a large organization with three distinct entities: health plan, hospitals and physician group that you would expect decision-making process to be slower than at other organizations

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