Parkland Health Center

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Parkland Health Center Reviews

Updated August 14, 2014
Updated August 14, 2014
6 Reviews
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6 Reviews
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  1.  

    Getting worse

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Farmington, MO
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Farmington, MO

    I worked at Parkland Health Center full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits, friendly co-workers, close to home

    Cons

    If you don't have some type of degree, you are looked down upon. The managers of the departments are constantly in meetings so that they are not they enough to manage their departments. The pay is too low for the clerical staff. The only people who get praise is the higher up employees not the ones that are doing the crap work. Managers are only hired if they have a degree. It doesn't matter about experience at all. Another major con is the fact that even though your doctor has an office in the same building, they are no longer allowed to be your doctor in the hospital. You have to see the hospitalist that has no idea of your medical history.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You don't need that much training. If you do, then you shouldn't be a manager.

    Doesn't Recommend
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  2.  

    I did my clinical rotations at Parkland.

    Former Employee - Student
    Former Employee - Student

    I worked at Parkland Health Center

    Pros

    I saw a lot of various surgeries.

    Cons

    I had to leave because my clinicals were finished.

  3.  

    IT was a great place to work

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Desktop Support Analyst
    Current Employee - Desktop Support Analyst

    I have been working at Parkland Health Center full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    It's nice to work around good people. It was always a good challenge

    Cons

    Always a new problem to Challenge

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Fantastic place to work!

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Medical Laboratory Technician in Farmington, MO
    Former Employee - Medical Laboratory Technician in Farmington, MO

    I worked at Parkland Health Center full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    I loved working at Parkland! My coworkers were all very friendly, helpful people that made me feel like I was part of the family!

    Cons

    No cons, my time at this employer recharged my passion for health care.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    There was a lot of intimidating behavior and blaming.

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    Former Employee - Nurse in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Nurse in Dallas, TX

    I worked at Parkland Health Center as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great learning environment and exposure to many disease processes

    Cons

    Stress is very high, training is by licensed nurses and not professional instructors, will have to sign a contract of money to pay back to hospital without getting a degree. The money is as much as tuition at a college.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Teach on the job training long enough to be a safe worker.

    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Great Place to Work

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

    I have been working at Parkland Health Center full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great benefits and gain a lot of experience.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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