VA Puget Sound Health Care System

www.puget-sound.med.va.gov
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Not even close to being a good place to work.

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Ultrasonographer in Tacoma, WA
Former Employee - Ultrasonographer in Tacoma, WA
Doesn't Recommend

Pros

The benefits are from the government. Huge stable organization.

Cons

Run down dark and dingy facilities with out-dated equipment. The staff seems miserable and not of the highest caliber. A lot of the Dr's seem un-caring, just going through the motions. If you don't smoke or use vulgarity on a regular basis you won't fit in.

Advice to Management

Clean up the facilities and make even the grounds non-smoking. Set some standards of dress and hygiene and curb the raunchy talk amoungst employees.

Other Employee Reviews for VA Puget Sound Health Care System

  1. Somewhat chaotic...Management could be stronger

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible schedules Most people are friendly Salary above minimum wage

    Cons

    Supervisors failed to solve staffing problems and issues in reasonable time Very little accountability for bad performance Hospital holds onto bad employees instead of letting them go Felt like good workers go unrecognized, but are given more work to make up for the failings of other employees Nepotism in hiring of some positions

    Advice to Management

    Figure out who the good employees are and give them a reason to stay Figure out who the low performing, problematic employees are and get rid of them Management should take more control to solve everyday problems that linger on


  2. Decent place to work.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Clerk
    Current Employee - Clerk
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Being able to interact with veterans.

    Cons

    Sometimes the work load can become too much. Sometimes patients get mad with rules beyond anyone's control at the VA but Congress.

    Advice to Management

    Value the staff.


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