Hackensack University Medical Center Reviews | Glassdoor

Hackensack University Medical Center Reviews

Updated September 19, 2018
156 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-timePart-time

3.4
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
(no image)
Robert C. Garrett
68 Ratings

156 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
  • "good benefits, good hours, great management" (in 13 reviews)

  • "Great place to learn about various diagnoses and everyone truly enjoys working with each other" (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • "Nurses are just part of a herd that no one really cares about" (in 4 reviews)

  • "as the bottom line, rather than patient care" (in 4 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Hackensack, NJ
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Hackensack, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good benefits, good hours, great management

    Cons

    short stuff, more parking, free meals


  2. "RN"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to climb clinical ladder, support provided for workers. Plenty of continuing education/classes offered.

    Cons

    Lack of staffing, one year unit transfer policy

  3. "Big cultural changes"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Educational assistance, Good career path

    Cons

    Favoritism, All about who you know, Parking is ridiculous on campus for day employees


  4. "Small community hospital, exactly as expected"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Mostly quiet environment, fairly decent people, fairly lax environment with a few exceptions.

    Cons

    Pay was typically on the lower side but the work expectations reflected this.


  5. "Admitting Advisor"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great Place to work. Great people. opportunity for career advancement

    Cons

    Work hours can be long. Need more vacation time. PTO

    Advice to Management

    More PTO


  6. "registered nurse on inpatient unit"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    $4 extra for night shift, $4 extra for weekend shifts (per hour). every 3rd weekend for inpatient staffing

    Cons

    health insurance isn’t the best


  7. "Would not recommend"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, lots of opportunity for growth

    Cons

    Chronically understaffed and undersupplied. MDs who treat you like servants and not like equal members of the team.

  8. "Good employement"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bergen, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bergen, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good employment compensation and benefits.

    Cons

    Male gender bias is very active.

    Advice to Management

    Male gender bias as been going on for decades please address it , men need to be valued as well.


  9. "Fitness Professional"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center part-time

    Pros

    Not very pushy in the aspects of sales. Genuine about care for members.

    Cons

    Too big to make people feel individual attention in their routines.


  10. "Good opportunity"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - EMT
    Current Employee - EMT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Hackensack University Medical Center part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits for full time AND part time employees.
    Tuition reimbursement.
    Room for growth.
    Good pay.
    Looks good on resume.

    Cons

    Hospital is often understaffed, high volume.


Showing 156 of 169 reviews
Reset Filters