Allegheny General Hospital Reviews

Updated May 6, 2020

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3.3
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Allegheny General Hospital President & CEO Gregory H. Burfitt
Gregory H. Burfitt
13 Ratings
Pros
  • "Gain experience because of the level one trauma status, flexibility of shifts and scheduling(in 3 reviews)

  • " one trauma (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "upper management basically puts "band-aids" on things and doesn't actually fix the problem(in 2 reviews)

  • "lack of opportunities for career advancement(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Monitor Tech 

    I worked at Allegheny General Hospital full-time

    Pros

    You can pretty much work as much as you want

    Cons

    Kinda low paying but can work as much asu want and you get raises.

    Allegheny General Hospital2019-08-29
  2. "CTSICU staff; step down icu travel nurse"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Staff RN in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Allegheny General Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of education opportunities. Sink or swim mentality. Fast paced. Most employees kind and helpful. Significant Union involvement and support.

    Cons

    Some employees create a caustic environment for others. Lower pay than I would like. Only way to make a livable wage is to pick up OT.

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    Allegheny General Hospital2020-05-06
  3. "Registered Nurse"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Allegheny General Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great coworkers for the most part, good health insurance

    Cons

    Not very clean, many, many, many new residents

    Allegheny General Hospital2020-04-23
  4. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I have been working at Allegheny General Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Easy interview, good and friendly management

    Cons

    Low salary, can't change hours of work

    Allegheny General Hospital2019-12-31
  5. "Clinical Metrics Review and Surveillance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager of Nusring Quality and Patient Experience in Pittsburgh, PA

    I worked at Allegheny General Hospital full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Constant and Current Discussion and action Plans directed to Improving ROI and HCAPHS scores.

    Cons

    In time more will evolve.

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    Allegheny General Hospital2019-02-12
  6. "Intern"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Allegheny General Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Great, flexible, hours, cheap cost of living

    Cons

    Facilities, cafeteria, sometimes stressful, surrounding area

    Allegheny General Hospital2018-08-07
  7. "Rn"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Allegheny General Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Incentive for overtime, decent pay, nursing ratios

    Cons

    Sometimes a lack of supplies

    Allegheny General Hospital2018-05-24
  8. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pathologist in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Allegheny General Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly work environment, good pay

    Cons

    Some parts of hospital are outdated and dusty

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    Allegheny General Hospital2018-05-15
  9. "RN"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Allegheny General Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Good salary and vacation time

    Cons

    Shift work and long hours

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    Allegheny General Hospital2018-05-04
  10. "Phlebotomist"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Phlebotomist in Pittsburgh, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Allegheny General Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Convenient location, tuition reimbursement, multiple shifts available

    Cons

    pay is low scale, ALWAYS understaffed, using paid time off isn't easy, management is poor and very aloof to employees needs or feelings.

    Allegheny General Hospital2017-12-31
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