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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Reviews

Updated February 21, 2017
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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center President & CEO Kevin Tabb, M.D.
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Pros
  • The people are friendly, benefits are decent and you can get cheap red sox tickets (in 14 reviews)

  • The culture of the work environment at BIDMC is like no other I've known in the healthcare industry (in 17 reviews)

Cons
  • low pay, no opportunity for career advancement (in 14 reviews)

  • Frustrating administration, emphasis on long work hours, minimal concern for work/life balance (in 6 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    Helpful (3)

    "Feels like a family"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Staff at BIDMC are special. They pull together when things get tough. Employees look out for each other

    Cons

    System is growing quickly, stretching resources

    Advice to Management

    Instead of expanding, focus on relationships you already have and on providing great patient care and customer service


  2. "Postdoc review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    International environment, good work-life balance

    Cons

    No obvious cons at this stage


  3. "Great place to work!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Feels like a family! Everyone is treated with respect and individual's truly believe in the mission of Human First!

    Cons

    Like any healthcare organization, resources can be limited, but staff will work hard and efficiently.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to middle management on ideas and advice for ideas for improvement.


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  5. "BIDMC"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great place to work, collegial

    Cons

    politically correct to a fault


  6. "volunteering experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The Volunteer co-coordinators are very cooperative with volunteers

    Cons

    There is no downside to volunteering at Beth Isreal.


  7. "Medical assistant"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Medical Assistant in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Medical Assistant in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I work well with people. I love patient care contact. I can do surgical and general procedures. I can do admin work. I can perform vitals in a timely manner. I keep the office running at a great pace.

    Cons

    I don't have any cons. I love working in the Medical field.


  8. "Good People"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Generally very good people to work with, all rowing in the same direction. Most people understand the mission and work towards it.

    Cons

    As a non-profit not the best compensation and benefits.

    Advice to Management

    Work towards improving benefits for all staff.


  9. "BIDMC Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    The hours were good and team members were supportive.

    Cons

    Budget constraints made it difficult to strategize comprehensive campaigns.


  10. "Patient Care Technician"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center part-time

    Pros

    Great co-workers, great experience

    Cons

    Long hours but expected with nursing job


  11. "Administrative Assistant II"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant II in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant II in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    I enjoy helping people--great doctors and staff!

    Cons

    Career growth and better pay



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