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"Out of touch"

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Former Employee - RDN
Former Employee - RDN
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Fresenius Medical Care - North America full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

- Good salary
- Good 401K
- Great coworkers, clinic manager, and regional manager, however can not say the same for any higher management
- Great PTO

Cons

- Was becoming more and more money vs patient centered
- Unorganized upper management
- Push new programs and initiatives without proper education
- Archaic computer systems in many clincs

Advice to Management

- You are not in touch with what goes on in your clinics
- You are unorganized and do not take time to effectively train employees on all of your initiatives

Other Employee Reviews for Fresenius Medical Care - North America

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Forced use of PTO when work load is low"

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    Current Employee - Staff RN
    Current Employee - Staff RN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Fresenius Medical Care - North America full-time

    Pros

    hourly pay, insurance,401k match, work with a great team

    Cons

    Demand staff to go home when patient load decreases then force use of vacation time to cover shorted hours. Currently they are removing more PTO from my bank than I earn. Once PTO is depleted there is no opportunity to accumulate any. Time off is then granted without pay at manager's discretion.

    Very heavy daily workload. I'm not afraid to work but resentful of not having any PTO when I need a break!

    Feels like prison so much that we call any time off "parole".

    Must adjust your schedule frequently and with little notice to accommodate commercial payers.

    Extremely difficult to get questions answered from HR. Policies that can be found are usually very vague and can be interpreted different ways.

    Advice to Management

    1st of all, I feel sorry for the CM. Seems new CMs are thrown to the wolves.

    Just read the company values poster. Treat your employees with respect, dignity, integrity and fairness and you'll have a good team. We don't see that enough.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Great experience in dealing with multiple sites"

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    Current Employee - Area Manager in Lacey, WA
    Current Employee - Area Manager in Lacey, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fresenius Medical Care - North America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very large and stable company

    Cons

    Company may be to large and unfocused

    Advice to Management

    Upper management needs to focus more on middle managers.

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