Halifax Health Medical Center

  www.halifaxhealth.org
Work in HR? Unlock Free Profile

Halifax Health Medical Center Reviews

Updated August 28, 2014
Updated August 28, 2014
24 Reviews

2.1
24 Reviews
Rating Trends

Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
(no image)
Jeff Feasel
3 Ratings

Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date
  1.  

    Good experience

    Current Employee - Registered Nurse  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Daytona Beach, FL

    I have been working at Halifax Health Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Trauma Hospital so lots of learning opportunities

    Cons

    Low wage but typical for Daytona

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit paying them so much in upper management

  2.  

    Great hospital, horrific upper echelon.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - R N  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Former Employee - R N in Daytona Beach, FL

    I worked at Halifax Health Medical Center full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Wonderful team members, exciting fast paced environment, and new things every day.

    Cons

    Lying, cheating upper management. Department of Justice involvement with massive fine that falls on the taxpayers since this is a public hospital.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get rid to the top management, I have never seen such a waste of money in my 30 year career. (I have worked at many hospitals throughout the country)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    I had a good experience at Halifax. Radiology manager was fair.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Radiographer  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Former Employee - Radiographer in Daytona Beach, FL

    I worked at Halifax Health Medical Center as a contractor for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work was definitely a pleasure to go to. My co-workers were wonderful and we all got along famously. We had pot luck lunches, outings, and everyone genuinely looked out for one another.

    Cons

    The pay at Halifax was not as competitive as Orlando, or even Altamonte Springs or Sanford. It is a State funded hospital, but I'm not sure if that is a good enough reason. The benefits at Halifax were also not as good as even the local cable company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Your hands are tied when it comes to salary but more squeaky wheels will get greased.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  4. We want your feedback – Are these company reviews helpful to you?  Yes | No
  5.  

    This hospital is on the decline.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Daytona Beach, FL

    I worked at Halifax Health Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    There are so many great employees working here that go above and beyond. They are willing to help their fellow employees. I learned a great deal about healthcare operations.

    Cons

    Nothing but a boys club. Very low employee morale. Hardest workers are not recognized for their hard work. There is so much money wasted that should be going to the employees.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  6.  

    Everyone Hates it

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - CCET  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Current Employee - CCET in Daytona Beach, FL

    I have been working at Halifax Health Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Weekend and night shift differentials, 10%/18%

    Cons

    Facilities are old and equipment out of date.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  7.  

    A good starting job

    Former Employee - Anonymous
    Former Employee - Anonymous

    I worked at Halifax Health Medical Center

    Pros

    At Halifax Health you will learn and experience a plethora of patients and disease processes. Good team approach within departments.

    Cons

    Low pay scale as compared to other healthcare settings in the community.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get competetive with the pay scale.

  8.  

    Change in leadership needed

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Daytona Beach, FL

    I have been working at Halifax Health Medical Center full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Largest hospital in east central fla

    Cons

    Executives and Leadership are grossly overpaid.
    Poor Leadership
    Several new VPs added in 2013 and 2014 with high salaries.
    Multiple lawsuits against hospital for billing, admissions, wrongful terminations, non competitive bids, discrimination.
    Staff nurses and allied health have reduced pay and benefits due to poor leadership.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Time for change in all senior leadership. Time for the board to make changes for the tax payers.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9.  

    Good place to have career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Mental Health Tech  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Current Employee - Mental Health Tech in Daytona Beach, FL

    I have been working at Halifax Health Medical Center full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    This company has interest in keeping people for the long haul. They will help you further your education and career. Every one complains about pay, but I feel I get paid well for what I do.

    Cons

    Great team support but division between departments and areas.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep working on Cornerstone, it's a great program

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Gone Downhill In A Big Way

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Halifax Health Medical Center full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The employees are great. Thats it!

    Cons

    Substandard practices that are cleaned up just prior to HIPAA, JCAHO, ACHA reviews. They no longer care about the patient but rather paying high end salaries for management. Wne they were recently sued the monies were made up by cutting employee benefits, cutting experienced employees, and cutting employee raises. When employees suffer the product suffers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    FIRE all upper management, and reorganize the business structure. Cornerstone is a JOKE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  11.  

    The Food Service is Terrible!!!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Food Service  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Former Employee - Food Service in Daytona Beach, FL

    I worked at Halifax Health Medical Center part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The pay is excellent and so are the benefits.

    Cons

    The Food is expensive and terrible. The maternity ward gets luxury meals (Steak, Chicken or shrimp) while the other patients gets the slop (meatloaf, fish, turkey) from the kitchen.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Everyone is equal. Stop feeding the new mothers and start feeding the patients!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

Worked for Halifax Health Medical Center? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.