HCA
3.2 of 5 240 reviews
hcahealthcare.com Nashville, TN 5000+ Employees

HCA Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.2 240 reviews

                             

78% Approve of the CEO

HCA President and CEO R. Milton Johnson

R. Milton Johnson

(18 ratings)

57% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Is getting very tech savvy and work life balance outlooks is good"
    in 11 reviews
  • "Ethical company, good benefits, fair pay"
    in 13 reviews
Cons:
  • "Upper management constantly micromanage and inconsistent with policies and procedures"
    in 10 reviews
  • "No work-life balance; medical insurance is not good"
    in 5 reviews
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Simply an amazing opportunity!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HCA

ProsExcellent Diversity program and staff.

ConsWork life balance can be a challenge.

Advice to Senior ManagementBenchmark best practices.

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It's been great thus far!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HCA

ProsThere are a lot of different places to work within the network! Are a lot of different types of nursing jobs too- it makes it possible to stay with HCA but switch positions if you're ready for a change and growth.

ConsI've been applying for a transfer and for some reason I'm not being considered despite having a perfect track record with employment and reviews.?? Why??

Advice to Senior ManagementIf someone has a perfect record for employment and reviews they should be considered for alternate positions- in another HCA facility!

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Wonderful Employer

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at HCA as an intern

ProsGreat team to work with

Consrequired certain intern activity

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good learning experience

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at HCA

ProsVery intensive. Thrown right into actual work

ConsSome amount of who you know involved in hiring

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Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)
Nashville, TN

I have been working at HCA full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat company with leaders that care about their employees and the community.

ConsInsurance is a bit pricey

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue what you are doing to keep employees motivated and to be an asset to the community.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Overall a good place to work

Registered Pharmacy Technician (Current Employee)
Richmond, VA

I have been working at HCA full-time for more than 10 years

ProsThey provide health insurance, 401k, and life insurance. They try hard to listen to the employees with surveys,

Consvery short staffed which places a heavy burden on those that are working. Limit to overtime a person can work.

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to really listen to the employees especially before starting up new processes.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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RN-HCA

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HCA

Prosgreat co-workers that help out

Conspoor staff ratios, too many patients per nurse

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Ok place for a nurse

RN (Current Employee)

I have been working at HCA full-time for more than a year

ProsPTO is decent. Self scheduling and only working three days a week. Computerized charting. Continuing education is paid for and mandatory.

ConsShort staffed. Budget cuts means sending staff home and cancelled staff meetings. Says they are transparent but always in the dark. Will be coming up on a year as a RN in July hoping for a yearly raise but others say it won't happen.

Advice to Senior ManagementDon't claim to be transparent and then keep everyone in the dark. Spend more time and effort on staffing and increasing safety for patient care rather than just making the hospital look nice.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Just started

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HCA

ProsVery new building and nice people

Constoo far away from my home

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Definitely not the best...

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HCA

ProsTeamwork, great staff, management actually listens and tries to take action with your concerns.

ConsPTO hours are minimal. No company paid holidays or sick days. They make you use your PTO for any days you take off...holiday, sick, etc.

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