Detroit Medical Center Reviews

Updated Jan 11, 2021

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Detroit Medical Center CEO Dr. Tony Tedeschi  (no image)
Dr. Tony Tedeschi
34 Ratings
Pros
  • "I had a positive experience working for the DMC(in 14 reviews)

  • "This is a great place to get you nursing foundation if you’re not afraid of a challenge(in 13 reviews)

Cons
  • "burnout and dmc sold to another company(in 17 reviews)

  • "Little to no room for growth or advance opportunities within the department or company(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "great team to work with most of the time"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - C N A in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Detroit Medical Center full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    busy at all times and no help

    Cons

    busy all the time and difficult patients

  2. "Everyday was something new"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Physical Therapist in Crown Point, IN

    I worked at Detroit Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Coworkers Diversity of patient population

    Cons

    Upper level management Lack of equipment


  3. "Work life"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Detroit Medical Center full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good teaching hospital, gained a lot of experience

    Cons

    pay is low admin only cares about numbers

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  4. "Lots of OT"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Family Nurse Practitioner in Waterford, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Detroit Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Lots of overtime you if want it. You are able to switch units after 6 months

    Cons

    Tenet owned. Loss of community feeling in the hospital

  5. "Resident physician"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Resident Physician in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Detroit Medical Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good for early career , organized system

    Cons

    nothing specific , staffing should improve

  6. "Great company to work for with good benefits and compensation"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse, Critical Care in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Detroit Medical Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Compensation, teamwork, benefits, and self-scheduling.

    Cons

    Upper management has high expectations

  7. "Great patient experience"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Diagnostic Medical Sonographer in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Detroit Medical Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly employees, good place to learn new things

    Cons

    Poor managment, allow employees to slack off leading to other employee burn out

  8. "Great experience"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Medical Social Worker in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Detroit Medical Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There was plenty of opportunity to practice various social work skills and test my boundaries.

    Cons

    As DMC is owned by a company, it seemed like business aspects were at time more important than patient care.

  9. "Crappy since Tenet took over"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Detroit, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Detroit Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    I love my co workers

    Cons

    To many to put into words

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  10. Helpful (1)

    "Lessons learned"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Systems Analyst in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Detroit Medical Center full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Staff works well to resolve issues and meet deadlines.

    Cons

    Some Upper management does not support work life balance

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