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Bio-Reference Labs Reviews

Updated March 9, 2017
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Pros
  • BioReference offers great benefits, and they have been improving since I have been here (in 14 reviews)

  • good benefits, good work environment (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • COL increases that are laughable, zero room for advancement (in 4 reviews)

  • Too much favoritism and management hiring their own friends to work there (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Phlebotomist
    Current Employee - Phlebotomist
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    My Coworkers , Compassionate and patience great great great great great great

    Cons

    None so far no no problem n of n of no

    Advice to Management

    Keep Up the Great Work!!!


  2. "Specimen handling"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Specimen Handler in Elmwood Park, NJ
    Current Employee - Specimen Handler in Elmwood Park, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Bio-Reference Labs full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The people I work with are what keeps me coming back. It is a group of team players, who look out for one another. There is room to grow within threw company so you never feel stuck in the same spot

    Cons

    The pay its horrible, for the amount of work we do, and the risk that we take every time we open a specimen we are very underpaid

    Advice to Management

    My management for my department is wonderful I can't complain. I think all management would improve if they had more help too much work hire more people


  3. "Great company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great staff members to work with

    Cons

    Constant changes in staff, often


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  5. "Phlebotomy"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cerified Phlebotomist in Indianapolis, IN
    Current Employee - Cerified Phlebotomist in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Hours, location, supervisor, pay, coworkers

    Cons

    No interaction with the other workers

    Advice to Management

    Plan company parties or activities in each state not just in New Jersey


  6. "Summer Employee"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    -Rarely needed to stay over-time
    -Interesting field to work in
    -Friendly management

    Cons

    -Not many perks to the job
    -Hope you get a good group of people

    Advice to Management

    -Keep doing what you're doing


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Sorter"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Clean work environment, not difficult job

    Cons

    Some of the supervisors in my department are very catty and unable to adequately treat disputes. There is obvious favoritism within the company towards certain employees.


  8. Helpful (1)

    "BioReference"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits, nice coworkers.

    Cons

    Off site parking, shuttle to work building makes things difficult. No upward growth potential. No real incentive to work hard. Punch in, punch out - that's it.

    Advice to Management

    Reward your hard workers!


  9. Helpful (3)

    "Medical Technologists"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Awesome team work within my department. Very good experience and continue to learn. Local management has our back and support us.

    Cons

    Heavy workload load and to get more help it's a real hard to get to the "TOP MANAGEMENT" off site, for approval.

    Advice to Management

    To much control issues.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Going down the drain"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexibility and insurance is good.

    Cons

    Favoritism, racism, and nepotism. Terrible company to work for. Family members are promoted left and right. Top management doesn't care about employees.

    Advice to Management

    Stop hiring your family members.


  11. "billing"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Patient Account Representative in Elmwood Park, NJ
    Current Employee - Patient Account Representative in Elmwood Park, NJ

    I have been working at Bio-Reference Labs full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits and Pay
    Nice atmosphere,

    Cons

    not enough overtime and bad commute in bad weather

    Advice to Management

    n/A



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