Kindred Healthcare

www.kindredhealthcare.com
Employer Engaged
There are newer employer reviews for Kindred Healthcare

 

Alice in Wonderland

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Contractor - Director of Quality Management in Chicago, IL
Current Contractor - Director of Quality Management in Chicago, IL

I have been working at Kindred Healthcare as a contractor (more than a year)

Pros

They pay well. They have wonderful customer satisfaction ratings.

Cons

Horrible very sick hopeless patients!!! Very depressing to work with them.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More transparency.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

386 Other Employee Reviews for Kindred Healthcare (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1.  

    I love my facility and the residents

    Current Employee - Occupational Therapist in Albuquerque, NM
    Current Employee - Occupational Therapist in Albuquerque, NM

    I have been working at Kindred Healthcare full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great co-workers, very flexible schedule

    Cons

    Management has very little training in interpersonal skills and communication

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no advice at this time

  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Very poor. Nurse managers are always fired. No stability. CEO invisible except to make new policies

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Nursing in Wilkes-Barre, PA
    Former Employee - Nursing in Wilkes-Barre, PA

    I worked at Kindred Healthcare full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Salary is not bad. 12 hour shifts for nursing and respiratory. That is it!

    Cons

    No one will discuss the health benefits upon hire. Costs and deductible are very high. Salaries are frozen. No contribution to retirement.
    Critical patients. Poor doctors - physicians do not stay because conditions are so poor.
    You are labeled ifyou do not want or are not able to work loads of overtime. Never enough staff
    When working 3 12 hour shifts, working more is difficult. Constant calls at home to work more.
    No consideration for having a family, children, or needing sleep.
    Good nurse manager was let go. She actually cared. Nurse managers do not stay because they are abused.In 10 years there have been 8 or 9 nurse managers. Either walk out or are fired......what does that tell you.
    Upper managment does not care
    Admissions keep coming whether staff can handle them safely or not.
    Incentive are at Tshirt.......really? A T Shirt from the CEO when something is good.
    Nursing is so stressed and stretched to the max it is impossible to feel like patients receive good care.
    Very frustating for good nurses - so they do not stay.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get a new management team starting from the CEO

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Kindred Healthcare

Work at Kindred Healthcare? Share Your Experiences

Kindred Healthcare

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.