Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Reviews

Updated Aug 1, 2020

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3.7
63%
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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia CEO Madeline Bell (no image)
Madeline Bell
75 Ratings
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  • "Work/life balance is a great talking point but is nonexistent(in 18 reviews)

  • "I have no cons about the hospital(in 15 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - PSR 

    I have been working at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    benefits, pay, time off, lunch break

    Cons

    hiring freeze due to covid 19, communication

  2. "great place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Nurse Practitioner in Philadelphia, PA

    I worked at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time

    Pros

    big community of nurse practitioners who support each other

    Cons

    physicians not always as supportive of nurse practitioners


  3. "Admissions Coordinator"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Admissions Coordinator in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, time off, work life balance

    Cons

    No cons I can think of

  4. "Isolating Environment"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Philadelphia, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I enjoyed working with my co-workers who are so dedicated to helping children.

    Cons

    The clinical research environment at CHOP is incredibily disorganized. Research teams are very siloed, so if the team you are hired on is toxic it's not easy to talk to someone in administration. HR appears to be indifferent - in response to a request for an exit interview I was sent a generic survey.

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  5. "Medical Doctor"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Medical Doctor in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    One of the best reasons to work in the hospital is to support children, be able to care for them and help them feel better.

    Cons

    one of the disadvantages of working in the hospital are the long hours, and watching people die.

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  6. "Great culture"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Program Manager 

    I have been working at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits, healthcare is great

    Cons

    No cons. Lots of opportunities to be involved in/ take advantage of.

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  7. "Loved it"

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

    I worked at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    A Great place to work

    Cons

    Parking was not easy and was expensive

  8. COVID-19

    "Great Place Overall"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Nurse Tech in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia part-time

    Pros

    Cutting edge care, you will learn a TON

    Cons

    Hospital currently on a hiring freeze due to COVID

  9. "Great hospital! Great people!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Phila, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    A great place to grow and work with a team who respects individual's contribution.

    Cons

    Location. Not close to transit.

  10. "PT"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Physical Therapist II 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexibility to work between locations

    Cons

    Clinical ladder--outdated, low pay, increasing cost of benefits with decreasing coverage

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