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American College of Radiology Reviews

Updated August 28, 2017
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William T. Thorwarth, Jr., MD
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  1. "This is a great place to work!"

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

    I worked at American College of Radiology full-time

    Pros

    Wonderful, caring employees and exceptional benefits.

    Cons

    Lack of opportunity for growth.


  2. "Great company overall"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American College of Radiology full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    ACR rewards their employees very well with their benefits, employee functions, and PTO

    Cons

    It really depends on the manager in your department.

  3. "Excellent Company"

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    Current Employee - Support Staff
    Current Employee - Support Staff
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American College of Radiology full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    They are truly committed to their employees. Great potential for growth!

    Cons

    Like with any job, there are areas that need addressing.

    Advice to Management

    You need to have qualified employees be promoted instead of favoritism. That's never good for any company.


  4. "Great variety"

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    Current Employee - Senior Director, ACR Press in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Senior Director, ACR Press in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at American College of Radiology full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Family friendly organization focused on improving patient care. Opportunities for self starters who want to do good for medicine and society.

    Cons

    Very busy organization that tries to do everything for everybody. Had embarked on a process to narrow focus and streamline processes.

    Advice to Management

    Communication is key to great collaboration and empowered employees


  5. Helpful (2)

    "Associate for Accreditation"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at American College of Radiology full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits for medical. Paid time off. Good breaks from work for staff meetings, usually followed by free food.

    Cons

    Long hours. Sitting all day. On the phones all day. Staff shortage regularly. No communication within department. Favoritism. Unequal treatment of staff. Low morale.

    Advice to Management

    HR to be investigated. Management to be trained equally. Favoritism to be eliminated. be sincere about morale building. Recognize your hard working and loyal staff in a positive way. Eliminate the mean managers.


  6. "Great benefits - jobs depends on the department"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at American College of Radiology full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, work/life balance, although the department i was in did not really have flexible hours. Very nice, pleasant offices.

    Cons

    Not enough work to do, it was like working for the government. Supervisor was a micro manager and very negative. Large assn so not as much variety in your work and very departmentalized.

    Advice to Management

    In some departments there are really too many employees. Sometimes there were hours where we had nothing to do but the supervisor always said how busy things were.


  7. Helpful (4)

    "anonymous"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The company has good benefits and flexible work schedules.

    Cons

    Sub-par management, top down leadership in some departments that relies too heavily on senior management. This has resulted in silo'd departments with severed clusters of teams, barriers and dysfunction. Too many supervisory positions filled with less experienced individuals that are growing into their positions. Little ability for transparency for corrective action based on the top down leadership driven tendencies, organization or disorganization of the department supervising structure, and lack of awareness.

    Advice to Management

    Include a bidirectional process for evaluation of supervisors. Re-evaluate those departments that may need more attention and reorganize supervising structures based on deficiencies. Promote or demote where appropriate.

  8. Helpful (3)

    "Management is ok"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA

    I have been working at American College of Radiology full-time

    Pros

    Great co workers and semi friendly work environment.

    Cons

    Promotions are within the company and very little chance of moving up especially if you are not part of the in group of upper management.

    Advice to Management

    Need to hire from the outside to bring in new ideas.


  9. Helpful (11)

    "Don't expect to fairly compensated here"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American College of Radiology full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance, newly renovated office space, decent benefits package

    Cons

    No room for growth/promotion, no autonomy, expect to be micromanaged at every turn, HR controls employee appraisals and opportunity for a promotion without having any knowledge about the individual employee and his/her responsibilities and work ethic. There was essentially zero transparency from senior staff so there was a feeling of general unease and low morale among everyone.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your employees fairly and compensate them appropriately. There's a reason for the high turn over rate and incredible amount of vacancies. It's actually more economical to pay your current employees more than it is to train a new employee. Stop treating people like expendable commodities.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Mangement is good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good team and great camaraderie

    Cons

    difficult to get the point to upper management


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