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UPMC Reviews

Updated January 25, 2015
Updated January 25, 2015
256 Reviews
3.3
256 Reviews
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UPMC President and CEO Jeffrey A. Romoff
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Solid starting point, good benefits, stable company in Pittsburgh area (in 16 reviews)

  • Great benefits including retirement and vacation were really great (in 14 reviews)


Cons
  • weak management, nepotism, lack of communication (in 4 reviews)

  • The pay scale at UPMC is pretty bad compared to other health systems (in 6 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great company and good coworkers.

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    Former Employee - Student Worker in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Student Worker in Pittsburgh, PA

    I worked at UPMC part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    I enjoyed working for UPMC for two years. I was a student worker while earning my degree at Pitt. My supervisor was really flexible letting me set my own schedule according to what my semester needs were.

    Cons

    I had no cons of working here.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    Primary care provider at UPMC- has been one of my best positions, although part-time

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at UPMC part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    EMR- epic makes life easy- exceptional referrals to world-class specialists within UPMC

    Cons

    Very few- recently more issues with patient insurances given recent events in Pittsburgh

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  3.  

    Excellent experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Pittsburgh, PA

    I have been working at UPMC

    Pros

    Collaborative, energetic team, very supportive

    Cons

    Tough to advance in research setting

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Professional Staff Nurse in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Professional Staff Nurse in Pittsburgh, PA

    I have been working at UPMC full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Love the company, benefits, staff. The company has unlimited opportunities for advancement and works with you to advance your career.

    Cons

    Ah, well, nursing is nursing. There are cons to nursing wherever you work and they are all the same. Hours, difficult patients, etc

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    The benefits are amazing.

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

    I have been working at UPMC

    Pros

    The amount of time off and health benefits are amazing.

    Cons

    My salary is significantly lower as a grant based research assistant than if I were to work in industry.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    UPMC ID Badge Operations

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at UPMC

    Pros

    35-50 Hours a week
    Steady pay periods

    Cons

    Work is not worth the time if you have a degree
    Work can get old fast

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Rep

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at UPMC

    Pros

    Good work environment nice people

    Cons

    Poor advancement in any job

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Overall

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Operations
    Current Employee - Operations

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

    Pros

    PTO, company discounts, tend to be left alone for the most part

    Cons

    feels like a monopoly, information released to employees can be biased

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get more well rounded managers~ combination of all to varying degrees: people skills, knowledge, passion, respectful of other. Appears the current group tends to have 1 o of those only

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    transporting was a great experience

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

    I have been working at UPMC part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    easy job, nice pay, great co workers

    Cons

    management could be l=more approachable

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    build better relationships with employees

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11.  

    Large corporate powerhouse

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Rehab
    Current Employee - Rehab

    I have been working at UPMC full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Policy enforcement promotes consistency on the job

    Cons

    Very large entity;overwhelming at times;constant high volume caseoad

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide real time feedback as motivation for a job well done

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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