Nationwide Children's Hospital

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Nationwide Children's Hospital Reviews in Columbus, OH

Updated December 7, 2014
Updated December 7, 2014
62 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Lots of great things about the Research Institute at Childrens (in 5 reviews)

  • Good culture with a productive work environment (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • No cons other than regular job related stress (in 3 reviews)

  • not sure I havent come across bad yet (in 2 reviews)

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  1.  

    Rewarding place to work, great interactions with friendly faculty and staff, bad benefits package.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Science Writer in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Science Writer in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Nationwide Children's Hospital full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Rewarding to make a difference in a hospital that serves sick children
    Makes you count your blessings!
    Flexible supervisors
    Work-from-home options

    Cons

    Terrible leave package with virtually no PTO
    No maternity benefits
    No holidays
    Little room for internal promotion

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more agile and flexible re: promotions

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  2.  

    NCH

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IS Support Analyst in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - IS Support Analyst in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Nationwide Children's Hospital part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    It's all about the patients at Nationwide Children's Hospital..

    Cons

    No cons that I can think of.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Overall it feels good to work here

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Employee in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Employee in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Nationwide Children's Hospital full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Lots of employee support services via employee relations
    Working in a fun enviornment with family and kids
    Wellness emphasized throughout the organization

    Cons

    Your job will depend on your manager and your team
    Two different cultures - Hospital more likely will go by the book / Research Culture is different and can be more challenging for some

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work on integrating to the two cultures to one team, making all accountable

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Overwhelmingly satisfing; I am making a difference!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Pca in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Pca in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Nationwide Children's Hospital part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Employee benefits, bonus to work when short.

    Cons

    Not many challenges to working at this hospital

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    upper management is helpful very approachable

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    SECURITY OFFICER

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Nationwide Children's Hospital full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    good people always changeing , campus is growing, benfits are ok, you can retire from her but you will not get rich. secure job , on going training,

    Cons

    if you dont like to see little kids really sick or close to death this is not the place for you,managment is a bit sketchy when it comes to having you back at times.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Screen your potential employees better, dont micro manage so much .

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great place to work!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Family Liaison in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Family Liaison in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Nationwide Children's Hospital part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    A great environment to work in, beautifully done new hospital and wonderful staff members. Everyone truly cares about the children and families that walk through their doors. Good employee benefits, compensation and overall work environment.

    Cons

    I personally did not have any cons.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Patient Access in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Patient Access in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Nationwide Children's Hospital full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Easy to advance, nice people to work with

    Cons

    Work-life balance, not a lot of flexability on work hours

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Excellent

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Aide in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Research Aide in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Nationwide Children's Hospital full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The people there are dedicated and persistent, absolutely marvelous. The pay was fair and increased, they treated me very well and the service was excellent.

    Cons

    I cannot think of one con.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better coffee.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    best place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Nationwide Children's Hospital full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Takes care of their employees

    Cons

    I really can not think of one.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Tried to keep your best employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    I work in a non-clinical area of this excellent Children's Hospital

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Nationwide Children's Hospital (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Well-respected institution in the community. Great mission. Good benefits. Interesting people.

    Cons

    At least in the non-clinical areas, opportunities for advancement in pay and position are not common.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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