Akron Children's Hospital Reviews

Updated Jan 14, 2021

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Akron Children's Hospital President and CEO Grace Wakulchik
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25 Ratings
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  • "some upper management have very poor communication skills(in 4 reviews)

  • "Due to my age, I feel like I am locked into my position with no opportunity to advance(in 3 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Great!"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Rehab Technician in Boardman, OH

    I have been working at Akron Children's Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Friendly people Safe and clean Competitive Pay

    Cons

    None I can think of

  2. "My experience"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Medical Assistant in Akron, OH

    I have been working at Akron Children's Hospital full-time

    Pros

    This is a wonderful site.

    Cons

    There was no cons presented.


  3. "An excellent place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Akron, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Akron Children's Hospital full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Love my department, team, and environment. I work with everyone from liaisons to providers and the interactions are always professional and memorable.

    Cons

    Hospital made some tech changes that made simple tasks more challenging.

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  4. "Good Company To Work For"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Akron Children's Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Job security - they do everything they can to avoid layoffs

    Cons

    If you don't have a graduate degree you will never get to advance.

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  5. "Nice hospital, low pay"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Akron Children's Hospital part-time

    Pros

    Clean hospital, RN to pt ratio is good

    Cons

    Low pay, limited protection for Staff, very few incentives

  6. "Love my boss, I. Glad I got to have the opportunity to work with them."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Contractor in Wooster, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Akron Children's Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work on your own, peace and quiet

    Cons

    Need a routine, steady paste

  7. "Fun place"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Senior Benefits Analyst in Cleveland, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Akron Children's Hospital full-time

    Pros

    it is fun with the kids

    Cons

    some people work others do not

  8. "Good people, good place to work"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Program Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Akron Children's Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy to network, small town feel, proud to work for an organization so beloved by the community. Great work life balance.

    Cons

    No opportunity for growth in non-clinical positions. Sometimes unnecessarily heirarchical. Training opportunities are offered but not encouraged by some managers.

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  9. "Truly wonderful place to work."

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Medical Assistant in Akron, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Akron Children's Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Children are always first. This facility is the best in the highest regards. Friendly atmosphere. Sick childcare for employees Education Tuition assistance 401K

    Cons

    Medical scope of practice not what it was expressed as being. "Pay" as in monetary compensation is not what it may be at other facilities. Lack of overall respect for MA position.

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  10. "Great Atmosphere"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Speech-Language Pathologist in Cleveland, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Akron Children's Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Amazing staff all over the hospital

    Cons

    Lacks salary growth for SLPs

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