HealthSouth Reviews

Updated October 23, 2014
Updated October 23, 2014
92 Reviews
3.0
92 Reviews
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HealthSouth President, CEO, and Director Jay Grinney
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • You get a paycheck and good benefits, (in 5 reviews)

  • Hospital offers great benefits package along with promising a less than honest nurse patient ratio (in 5 reviews)


Cons
  • Patient care is great, but management is more concerned with numbers (in 5 reviews)

  • 12 hour shifts are hard if you're not used to them (in 3 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    A great small company feel with a great corporate behind you for the best benefits around!

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at HealthSouth

    Pros

    Great Co workers, small facility, lots of autonomy, promote education and advancing skills, supportive staff, lots of resources and therapy tools

    Cons

    Small facility, local competition for certain diagnoses

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Market for more neuro patients

  2.  

    Awesome place to work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at HealthSouth full-time

    Pros

    Fast growing company, with room to grow!!

    Cons

    Been there 20 years can't think of any.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    A great opportunity

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Chief Nursing Officer in Dothan, AL
    Current Employee - Chief Nursing Officer in Dothan, AL

    I have been working at HealthSouth full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Rehabilitation nursing is an emerging field that is very exciting and rewarding. It allows one to see the patient progress

    Cons

    I have no cons to mention

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none to mention

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great place to work! Would love to learn more.

    Former Employee - Phlebotomist in Humble, TX
    Former Employee - Phlebotomist in Humble, TX

    I worked at HealthSouth full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Team Work and stability! and easy to get too right by my house.

    Cons

    Able to grow and learn new things! Meeting new people and helping others.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I would love to work for you again!

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Rehabilitation Tech

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Rehabilitation Tech in Mesa, AZ
    Former Employee - Rehabilitation Tech in Mesa, AZ

    I worked at HealthSouth full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great facility and wonderful co-workers.

    Cons

    Overload of patients. They do not factor in acuity in the census matrix.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Add more employees to the daily schedule.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great place to work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Colorado Springs, CO
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Colorado Springs, CO

    I have been working at HealthSouth full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Small inpatient physical rehab hospital with great teamwork among nursing, between nursing and therapy, and between physicians and nursing. A truly caring staff! I would recommend this facility as both a place to work and a place to stay for anyone needing physical rehabilitation

    Cons

    Gossip mill tends to run high as it a small hospital with numerous long term employees

    Recommends
  8.  

    Reimbursement Specialist I

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at HealthSouth

    Pros

    vacation, 401(k), the people are great, fun group, other benefits

    Cons

    management, director, overtime, poor planning, communication

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Very Happy

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at HealthSouth full-time

    Pros

    Great Teamwork, Benefits, open door policy

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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    best place i have worked

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Case Manager in Fairfax, VA
    Current Employee - Case Manager in Fairfax, VA

    I have been working at HealthSouth full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    every employee s opinion counts

    Cons

    always very busy, but shifts go fast

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up good work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Amazing learning experience

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Therapy Tech in Wichita, KS
    Current Employee - Therapy Tech in Wichita, KS

    I have been working at HealthSouth as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Friendly and supportive co-workers, active management team that is involved daily in tasks.

    Cons

    The nature of the job can be tiring and sometimes you have to deal with crabby patients but that is the nature of the career.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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