Legacy Health System
3.1 of 5 42 reviews
www.legacyhealth.org Portland, OR 5000+ Employees

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Updated Jun 24, 2014

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71% Approve of the CEO

Legacy Health System President & CEO George J. Brown

George J. Brown

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53% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    It has been a wonderful welcoming environment.

    Registered Nurse (Current Employee)
    Portland, OR

    ProsThe amazing staff and management are willing to teach and truly appreciate the importance of patient advocacy

    ConsBenefits aren't that great (medical)

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

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    Fantastic place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Portland, OR

    ProsThe pay was decent. Management is supportive. Growth and learning opportunities abundant. Overall, great place to work!

    ConsI honestly can't say anything bad about my time with Legacy. I would still work there had my spouse not been relocated out of state.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue doing what you are doing! You are making a difference and EPIC was by far the best system you could have implemented to increase patient experience since the staff now have the time to really focus on the patients needs.

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

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    Excellent

    Systems Analyst (Current Employee)
    Portland, OR

    Prosgreat company to work for

    Consdo not know at this time

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

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    Great place to work!

    Registered Nurse (Current Employee)

    ProsManagement is great and you feel like your voice is heard.

    ConsDepending upon position, career path may be limited

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

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    Postdoctoral Research Associate (Current Employee)
    Portland, OR

    Prosthey are devoted to excellence. They deliver outstanding services. They are committed to the local community. They believe in what they do

    ConsWest coast is not optimal as location for researchers do to the bad connectivity of the region. Average salaries are just in the normal range.

    Advice to Senior Managementnothing to advice to them, they perform excellent work in the way they are doing now. Any employe at Legacy is satisfied of our managment

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great

    Laboratory Supervisor (Current Employee)
    Gresham, OR

    ProsTeam environment and culture of safety

    ConsTake the most charity cases in the area

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Excellent Benefits

    Staff Nurse (RN) (Former Employee)
    Portland, OR

    ProsExcellent benefits, high standard of behavior

    Consthe employees vacation and sick hours come out of the same bank, thus it encourages staff to come to work sick, in order to save Paid Time Off for vacations. No clinical ladder for nurses.

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

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    Top down management

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsThe quality of care is excellent.

    ConsTop down management is not aware of the great potential of the staff it employs. There is little room for professional advancement.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to recognize and utilize the skill set of employees.

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    Great hospital system to work for. Lots of opportunities.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsAwesome pay and benefits, usually well-staffed, great physicians and nurses to work with, clean facility. Many opportunities to move around within the system.

    ConsBecause of the location of emanuel and good sam, there are a lot of alcoholics and drug addicts. They're not always the most pleasant patients and it makes for a lot of social work headaches. Personally for me, the hospital is a little far from my home. Traffic sucks.

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

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    Overall good company providing good care for the area. Can be very bureaucratic at times.

    Occupational Therapist (Current Employee)
    Portland, OR

    ProsSome extremely excellent staff providing quality patient care.

    ConsNot much room for advancement. Managers stick to numbers rather than focusing on what COULD provide the very best patient care -- people are more important than numbers.

    Advice to Senior ManagementOther than my direct manager...I don't really feel like management exists.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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