William Beaumont Hospital

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William Beaumont Hospital Reviews

Updated November 1, 2014
Updated November 1, 2014
42 Reviews
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42 Reviews
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    WBH

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Royal Oak, MI
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Royal Oak, MI

    I have been working at William Beaumont Hospital (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good health insurance
    Ample time off.

    Cons

    No career growth
    Good ol boy system

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Am treated as sub human due to lack of training for management moving thru the ranks.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - N/A in Royal Oak, MI
    Current Employee - N/A in Royal Oak, MI

    I have been working at William Beaumont Hospital full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Perks are only there if you know someone in a management position.IT IS, WHO YOU KNOW!!

    Cons

    Very clicky, verbal abuse used by management due to no training!! I've been told, do you know what I can do to you, I've been here twenty years. Hours are taken away for punishment if you are part time. You suffer in silence!!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Refresher course in equality,humanity and professionalism!! I believe upper management knows the hardships suffered in the lower ranks but feels we are not worthy of recognition!!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Frustrating

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse in Royal Oak, MI
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse in Royal Oak, MI

    I worked at William Beaumont Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Working for a prestigious hospital in Oakland County

    Cons

    Not supported by Management who implements changes without regard for staff.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Beaumont hospital royal oak

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at William Beaumont Hospital

    Pros

    Many good people work here

    Cons

    Company doesn't care about employees. Period. Management doesn't seem to understand what "regular" employees do

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Act like you care about employes, go to bat for them once in awhile

  6.  

    This is an excellent company to work for.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Kitchen Helper in Troy, MI
    Former Employee - Kitchen Helper in Troy, MI

    I worked at William Beaumont Hospital part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    They are very understanding and willing to work with you in terms of family and or school.

    Cons

    The kitchen manager could have taught a little more.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    its a job

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Lab Assistant in Grosse Pointe, MI
    Former Employee - Lab Assistant in Grosse Pointe, MI

    I worked at William Beaumont Hospital full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    great pay, and insurance offered, schedule

    Cons

    cost of health insurance, not being truthful when they fire you

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give your employees a head up, stop acting like u don't know whats going on

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    WOW

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at William Beaumont Hospital

    Pros

    Time off and people outside my office were always kind and caring. I'm sure glad that I had previous jobs were it really counted.

    Cons

    Co workers made the office atmosphere pure hell...I guess you could say the office culture was terrible.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You really should speak more with your employee's and get to know them. They literally run the place, my last years there, were hell and everyone turned a blind eye to it. Thanks!

    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Company in debt, trickle down effect of stress is obvious

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Patient Registrar in Royal Oak, MI
    Former Employee - Patient Registrar in Royal Oak, MI

    I worked at William Beaumont Hospital full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great co workers and employees. They have their own company insurance although it's not great. Beautiful campus and building to be stuck inside.

    Cons

    Company very in debt so the trickle down of stress is very apparent. Huge micro managers, very obvious levels of hierarchy. Employees tend to get stuck a their level and pay, no advancement/growth.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get rid of whoever is in charge of company budget. Stop letting the little guys go and start cutting useless middle management.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10. 2 people found this helpful  

    Losing the personal touch

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Royal Oak, MI
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Royal Oak, MI

    I worked at William Beaumont Hospital full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    It's a great place to learn a lot if you like working for a large corporation. Most of my co-workers have been pleasant to work with. Although benefits are slowly being taken away, they still compare to other hospitals. Pay is slightly above other hospitals.

    Cons

    The largest "con" is upper management. They were quick to eliminate jobs that had direct impact on patient care, yet they never looked to see how "fat" upper management was and how some of those positions could be eliminated instead. There's a lot of "red tape" at Beaumont. Too many levels to have to go through, I agree, but eliminate the positions that actually "work"? Not just sit pretty behind their desk with their fancy suits and attend meetings all day? I feel I have a right to say this because I was a manager and I've attended some of those meetings. They're clickish and some of them are just "feel good" meetings. I also understand they want to keep the property looking nice but I've literally seen them put in trees one year and dig them up the next. This gets to be expensive as employees are losing benefits.I know, I know...different budget. See...too much red tape. Sounds like the government. Beaumont is basically getting TOO BIG! It's losing that personal touch that it once had.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Look at upper management positions and eliminate those that aren't needed anymore. Stop preaching that everyone at Beaumont is "family". When I was snuck out the back door and escorted to my car by security without even getting to say goodbye to my staff, I didn't feel like "family". In fact, when security hung around my car until I left Beaumont property, I felt like a common criminal! So either practice what you preach or don't bother preaching. Just a few years before my job was eliminated, all the "suits" were shaking my hand congratulating me on all my years of service. Hmm, which is it? Do you want people with many years of service or not? You're sending mixed messages when a lot of positions eliminated were long term employees.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    Wonderful and friendly staff

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Royal Oak, MI
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Royal Oak, MI

    I have been working at William Beaumont Hospital full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Teamwork makes the dream work

    Cons

    Time clock policies need review

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more understanding

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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