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nurses are very unhappy here

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Current Employee - Registered Nurse  in  North Kansas City, MO
Current Employee - Registered Nurse in North Kansas City, MO

I have been working at North Kansas City Hospital full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Still has a traditional retirement plan.

Cons

NKCH used to be a great place to work. In recent years nurses are very unhappy and most are seeking employment elsewhere. Nursing management micromanages, and gives lip service with a smirk to autonomy. Nurses are routinely thrown under the bus when trying to be patient advocates. Don't expect respect. Administration demonstrates a lack of regard for professional nurses. I used to LOVE working here. Now it's all I can do to drag myself back each day.

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Manager

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook

18 Other Employee Reviews for North Kansas City Hospital (View Most Recent)

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    Overall a decent place to work. If you are not in nursing, there is little opportunity for advancement.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  North Kansas City, MO
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in North Kansas City, MO

    I worked at North Kansas City Hospital part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The benefits are good. The hospital does a good job of making sure employees have great access to healthcare at a good price. The cafeterias are great. The smaller cafe makes dinner items to take home and entire holiday dinners. The parking garages are covered and safe. Security does a great job keeping the work environment safe.

    Cons

    Communication. The communication approach is definitely top down bottom up. Individual contributions are not encouraged. There is a definite lack of business processes and procedures. The lack of written documentation causes frequent rework. There is a fair amount of gossip, even in management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep trying to implement better business processes. Written communication works well.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  2.  

    Just okay

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    Current Employee - Project Coordinator  in  North Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in North Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at North Kansas City Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits and salary are good.

    Cons

    Commute is long and stressful
    Managers are disorganized
    Not much job security

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Trust employees so you don't feel you need to micro-manage.
    Invest in the needed technology to get the job done right.

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