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Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Reviews

Updated June 1, 2018
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David H. Klein
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Pros
  • "The work life balance is amazing and employees are treated like real people" (in 13 reviews)

  • "Excellus offers great benefits and has an excellent culture" (in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • "They will hire a friend with little to no experience versus someone who does" (in 3 reviews)

  • "Only able to work part time during the school year (full time in the summer)" (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time

    Pros

    Great culture and talented, collaborative executive team.

    Cons

    None I can think of.


  2. "Good Atmosphere & Benefits- Mediocre Pay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time

    Pros

    Great Work/Life Balance, good atmosphere, friendly people, great benefits

    Cons

    Poor pay increases and bonus', poor raises for promotion.

    Advice to Management

    Consider giving internal employees more incentive to advance by offering raises for internal candidates that are equivalent to what an external candidate would be offered.

  3. "Decent pay, little direction"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time

    Pros

    good culture, room for growth

    Cons

    Hard to get an interview for other positions


  4. "Information Security Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rochester, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rochester, NY

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good environment to work. 5

    Cons

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  5. "Old company trying to renew itself amid a changing market and workforce"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance is respected

    Cons

    Old systems/processes create inefficiencies and stifle creativity

    Advice to Management

    Find ways to appeal to young professionals


  6. "Medical Data Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The management is ver good and supportive

    Cons

    Bad pay. Need better training.


  7. "Don't waste your time"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Syracuse, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Syracuse, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Medical benefits, flexible work schedules, work at home options

    Cons

    Dishonest management, poor raises, little to no recognition. It's all about who you know.

    Advice to Management

    Do better.

  8. "Data Scientist Intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Helpful people, my team members have great knowledge on the data science

    Cons

    No actual projects related to the company for interns


  9. "Customer care advocate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time

    Pros

    Easy work and nice co-workers

    Cons

    Barely any movement and there is not much reward for accomplishments


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Good company with lots of resources"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Rochester, NY
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Rochester, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Generous time off, subsidized health insurance, good recognition, flexible scheduling

    Cons

    Fierce competition for advancement, small yearly raises, poor interdepartment collaboration

    Advice to Management

    Good compant, can be great


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