McLaren Health Care - Pay is one of the best around but upper management is clueless, only care about Medicare reimbursement not their staff | Glassdoor
  1. Helpful (2)

    "Pay is one of the best around but upper management is clueless, only care about Medicare reimbursement not their staff"

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    Former Employee - RN, Bsn in Flint, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at McLaren Health Care full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits are top notch, last known up to 12% employer match 401k. Night shift premium $2/HR, Charge Nurse $1/HR, Preceptor pay $1/HR. Nursing supervisors take care of staffing. Generous PTO including free next shift sick day with only 1 Call off. Vacation time builds up quick. 12 hour, no on-call shifts. Never have to worry about staffing, nursing supervisors take care of all of it and have Rotating nurses to fill in....

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    Cons

    Unable to bank seniority hours as a "per diem, casual" nurse...even if you work part time or full time hours. Casuals do not get benefits at all. Internal positions are based on seniority only and take a really long time working undesired shifts. Ex: casual night shift, 24-36 hour night shift (per pay period, every 2 weeks), 48 hour night shift, 72 hour night shift, 36 hour day shift, etc. Takes multiple years to gain...

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    Advice to Management

    Respect goes a long way. Listen to the nurses because they are the ones at the bedside and understand what works and what doesn't. Be a leader not a ruler. Be present!!!! Have enough knowledge to be able to step in when needed. Pay attention. Reward the ones that give it their all because they are the ones promoting McLaren with their excellence and quality of care. Get rid of the bad eggs. A unit needs to function as...

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    McLaren Health Care2019-04-17
  1. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Laboratory Assistant in Lansing, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at McLaren Health Care for more than a year

    Pros

    Great leadership, positive work environment, extremely flexible with student employees

    Cons

    Little room for pay increase

    Advice to Management

    Increase training to employees

    McLaren Health Care2019-06-20
  2. "It could be worse"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse, BSN in Lapeer, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at McLaren Health Care full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The people I work with are amazing and we do have a union.

    Cons

    The pay is not fantastic and neither are the benefits.

    Advice to Management

    Compensate us what we are worth and be mindful of safe staffing ratios.

    McLaren Health Care2019-07-13

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