I worked at El Camino Hospital full-time (More than 3 years)
The nurses, physicians, technicians, and chaplain are the very best. They put patients first and show enormous compassion to patients and their families. The service lines - cancer, heart and vascular, behavioral health, rehab, orthopedics, men's health, stroke and neuroscience, women's health, and clinical research distinguish El Camino Hospital as an outstanding medical center for over 50 years.
Using a PTO benefits approach means not getting the most basic national holidays "off" without using vacation time. Ridiculous. The pension vesting is also not to the advantage of the employee. You are not provided a company cell, iPad, or attendance to industry conferences.
Advice to Management
Empower staff to grow and build new bridges with the community at large
I got a phone call from the nurse recruiter who set up a screening "interview" with a nursing director panel for the following week. The second interview was to be set up a two week after the screening "interview". Final decisions would be made about one week from the second interview.
We were named one of the 2016 Top 100 Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics and are one of 17 Everest Award winners.
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