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Albany Medical Center Reviews

Updated January 18, 2019
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Pros
  • "Great people, amazing talent, great for development" (in 9 reviews)

  • "Lots of experience with very sick patients in this teaching hospital" (in 8 reviews)

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  1. "pca"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great for earning and growing

    Cons

    to much gossip occurs here


  2. "Ok"

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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Albany, NY
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Albany, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Albany Medical Center full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great mission that is motivating

    Cons

    Can be a challenging environment

  3. "not that bad"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Albany Medical Center full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    normal working hours and not long days 8-4

    Cons

    micromanaged way too often for my liking


  4. "Current Rate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Albany Medical Center full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Learning hospital you will be trained.

    Cons

    Special co-workers are hired at times.

    Advice to Management

    No advice to record right now at the moment.


  5. "BACC Clinical Immersion Intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great doctors and clinicians. Helped me to learn a great deal about bioengineering in the real world.

    Cons

    Some doctors were not as friendly as others.


  6. "ASA VII"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Albany Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great people, amazing talent, great for development

    Cons

    Lots of changes leading to weakness in mangerial structure, consistency and leadership

    Advice to Management

    Need to work on using staff as a resource to assist in future change


  7. "asa vi"

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    Current Employee - ASA VI in Albany, NY
    Current Employee - ASA VI in Albany, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Albany Medical Center part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good place to work. lots of OT

    Cons

    sigh.. just mind your own business

    Advice to Management

    too many to say

  8. "Pharmacy Technican"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Albany Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Lots of room to get over time.

    Cons

    The time spent training the members is poor and should be focused more.

    Advice to Management

    Take the time to train employees to ensure well-rounded team.


  9. "Director of IT"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Albany Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Long hours, too many projects

    Advice to Management

    None


  10. "Most stressful working experience I’ve ever had. Manager is condescending. Promised premium pay and never get it."

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    Current Employee - Pca in Albany, NY
    Current Employee - Pca in Albany, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Albany Medical Center part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Helping sick patients, can pick up overtime

    Cons

    Understaffed, patient load, management, lazy coworkers, health insurance is a joke,

    Advice to Management

    You like getting paid for the work you do right? Treat your employees the same. Keep your unit well staffed! 4-5 patients per nurse and 8-12 patients per pca.