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"Good"

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Former Employee - Manager
Former Employee - Manager
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Pros

Good salary and benefits.Better culture for like minded

Cons

Lots of internal politics. Outsiders cannot copeup with.

Advice to Management

none

Other Employee Reviews for Alberta Health Services

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Very political"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB (Canada)

    Pros

    Top health services employer in Canada

    Cons

    Very political - those in the executive committee make all the decisions.

    Advice to Management

    Let those most competent to make a decision - make it!


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good and talented employees. Disconnect between front line staff and senior management"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager
    Current Employee - Manager

    Pros

    -Very large organization allows for lots of internal movement
    -Ability to collaborate and connect with people across the province
    -Talented and hard working employees who keep working despite constant change

    Cons

    -Too big for their own good
    -Talk "transparency" but do not carry it out. Don't admit faults and try to glaze over important issues.
    -Disconnect with staff and physicians
    -Overwhelming workload
    -Top down, authoritative and bureaucratic
    -Don't value employees even though they say they do

    Advice to Management

    -Give the power back to the local areas and allow them to do their own thing
    -Centralization is not always a good thing
    -Hire upper managers with people skills as well as talent
    -Be proactive instead of letting us find out news from newspapers

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