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Blount Memorial Hospital Reviews

Updated Jul 8, 2019

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2.6
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Blount Memorial Hospital CEO Don Heinemann
Don Heinemann
30 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Many staffing issues due to environment and management styles(in 3 reviews)

  • "Low pay compared to other companies(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Emergency room Staff Nurse"

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    Former Employee - Staff RN in Maryville, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Only hospital in the system so you don't deal with competing hospitals. Family centered.

    Cons

    Everyone knows everyone. Not a trauma center.

    Blount Memorial Hospital2018-07-03
  2. "Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Shift Supervisor in Maryville, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good benefits Great coworkers Department Director knowledgable Strong team in my department

    Cons

    Upper management needs to be more involved with employees. Pay raises.

    Advice to Management

    CEO and upper management needs to get out of office and meet and great employees.

    Blount Memorial Hospital2019-07-08
  3. "Bedside RN"

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    Current Employee - RN, Bsn in Maryville, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    community Hospital, employee parking, pharmacy on site, cleanliness!

    Cons

    PAY!, the whole package plus management.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your devoted employees, lead, and inspire. Progress is a process, but management here is stagnant! Learn from UT, Look at what their leaders did to take that facility from condemnable to a beacon in health care for the community!

    Blount Memorial Hospital2019-06-06
  4. "Good job"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Maryville, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good team work between the nurses, good yearly raise

    Cons

    Bad communication from management to staff

    Blount Memorial Hospital2019-05-06
  5. "Anonymous Employee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Blount Memorial Hospital part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Huge convenience benefit to the community.

    Cons

    Many staffing issues due to environment and management styles.

    Blount Memorial Hospital2019-04-03
  6. "Rewarding but a little lost"

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    Current Employee - Patient Access in Maryville, TN
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Blount Memorial Hospital part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Coworkers are amazing; interactions with patients are rewarding

    Cons

    management can be lost for direction at times

    Advice to Management

    Streamline and ask front line for feedback

    Blount Memorial Hospital2018-10-30
  7. "RN"

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    Former Employee - Registered Nurse in Maryville, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The hospital is close to home.

    Cons

    Staffing issues. Incompetent management unable to perform in specialty areas.

    Advice to Management

    Learn the job and try to do it with minimal staff provided.

    Blount Memorial Hospital2018-10-05
  8. "IT"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Maryville, TN

    I worked at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent management. Nice people to work with.

    Cons

    Experiencing financial woes same as most community hospitals. Money is tight for new tools or training.

    Blount Memorial Hospital2018-09-25
  9. "Housekeeper"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible Schedule, Stocked with supplies, workers take care of each other.

    Cons

    Very limited communication with management. Nepotism abound! Only good if you have another part time job in the wings.

    Advice to Management

    C O M M U N I C A T E

    Blount Memorial Hospital2018-09-11
  10. "EKG Tech"

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    Current Employee - EKG Tech in Maryville, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Blount Memorial Hospital full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Clean facility, Nice volunteers, ample parking

    Cons

    Cardiology Dpt short staffed. Tight budget.. complaining, overworked staff

    Advice to Management

    Hire more Nurses, Echo techs and EKG techs. Don't overwork your good help or they will seek employment elsewhere

    Blount Memorial Hospital2018-09-17
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