Southwest Washington Medical Center
3.2 of 5 6 reviews
www.swmedicalcenter.com Vancouver, WA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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S.W. Medical Center - Good clinical staff level opportunities / reactionary administration

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsBenefits are slightly better than other industries
Opportunities for career growth in some departments
Modernized facilities and diverse health services

ConsSteadily declining market share since 2005
Frequent re-organization cycles
Executive, Program and Director leadership are seldom accountable for poor performance

Advice to Senior ManagementReward high performers and replace ineffective Administration/Management.

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    AMAZING, I will never find another place like it..

    Medical Assistant, Unit Secretary (Former Employee)
    Vancouver, WA

    I worked at Southwest Washington Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Great staff & team building skills. Organization was always spot on and there was no political drama. I feel… Cons: Parking wasn't fun; lots of overtime if you can handle… Advice to Senior Management: The ED & Urgent Care departments are the best team… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Everything that is wrong in healthcare.

    Manager (Former Employee)
    Vancouver, WA

    I worked at Southwest Washington Medical Center full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: The front line staff really care about the patients and community. Pay… Cons: Senior management is very ineffective, and most directors and mid-level managers are not qualified for their positions. IT systems are a joke, and literally endanger… Advice to Senior Management: Hopefully a merger with another healthcare organization will right the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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