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"A lot of bravado"

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Former Employee - Analyst in Rochester, MN
Former Employee - Analyst in Rochester, MN
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Mayo Clinic full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Layed back work environment
Very flexible
Love the primary value - "the needs of the patient come first," which for the most part the organization tried to deliver on.

Cons

It was over six years before I got a performance review, which my manager was lousy at doing. However, others did get performance reviews and were then promoted. So basically, if your manager likes you and your personality you will get ahead.
Favoritism is common place.
Everybody gets a raise…nothing is based one's performance, so everyone eventually becomes complacent.
Mayo was a "physician lead" organization, but has become a physician MANAGED organization. As a result, decisions take for ever and they are slow to respond to fast changing market conditions.

Other Employee Reviews for Mayo Clinic

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

    I worked at Mayo Clinic part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Beautiful Hospital, good food, free CEUs.

    Cons

    Non medical staff very unwelcoming.


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    "Good place to work, but not as amazing as they let on"

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    Current Employee - Patient Care Assistant in Rochester, MN
    Current Employee - Patient Care Assistant in Rochester, MN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mayo Clinic part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The pay is above average, the benefits are great. Some of the people are very nice and friendly. They pay for your uniform once every year for a pca and they pay for all classes you may need to take for your job (such as CPR). I just love working with those patients that you grow a bond with :)

    Cons

    They make it seem like this amazing place to work, where everyone is always happy and friendly. They sweep under the rug certain, however. Some of the people are very full of themselves and have an attitude. I have lived in Minnesota for most of my life and I don't really care for the area nor the people...sorry.

    Advice to Management

    Make changes for everybody, not just the "lower" positions. Expect everyone to do their best and nothing less.

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