University of Connecticut Health Center

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ok but definitely a cog in big state run enterprise

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Current Employee - Staff in Farmington, CT
Current Employee - Staff in Farmington, CT

I have been working at University of Connecticut Health Center part-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

pretty place, nice people, academic environment which is nice for a hospital

Cons

seems somewhat dysfunctional as state budgetary concerns enter into staffing equation

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    18 years, have no intention of leaving

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    Current Employee - Research Analyst in Farmington, CT
    Current Employee - Research Analyst in Farmington, CT

    I have been working at University of Connecticut Health Center full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    wonderful people to work with. I have worked here 18 years in October. I've been paid by grant, so my job is pretty secure, as long as I work hard, and well. But every 4-5 years it gets scary, what is going to happen to the grant? Is a Republican congress going to cut the budget again, and the NIH is going to get cut, Science is going to get cut, and am I going to lose my job? It almost happened last year. But I was saved, and I have a job for the next 4 years, as long as I do my job well, and a Republican congress doesn't pander to the teaparty.

    Cons

    parking can be a pain in the butt.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be forward thinking, continue the path you're on.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Professional work environment - heavy on senior management - no advancement

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    Current Employee - Management in Farmington, CT
    Current Employee - Management in Farmington, CT

    I have been working at University of Connecticut Health Center full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Work environment is good - state benefits are very good - other employees are very professional and

    Cons

    Salary is low - advancement is unheard of - new employees are compensated better than existing employees - lack of transparency - unionization of workforce (even the physicians!)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to focus on employee satisfaction - as well as patient satisfaction

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
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