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Hackensack University Medical Center Reviews

Updated November 6, 2018
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Robert C. Garrett
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Pros
  • "Great place to learn about various diagnoses and everyone truly enjoys working with each other" (in 12 reviews)

  • "good benefits, good hours, great management" (in 11 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)

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  1. "Nursing assistant"

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    Current Employee - Nursing Assistant in Hackensack, NJ
    Current Employee - Nursing Assistant in Hackensack, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best place to hospital to work. Great staff.

    Cons

    Non I can think off


  2. "Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits and opportunity to move up in company

    Cons

    Large corporation and HR takes forever.

  3. "great place to work"

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    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


  4. "Fiance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Coworkers were a pleasure to work with

    Cons

    No room for advancement. Not enough support


  5. "Big cultural changes"

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    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


  6. "RN"

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    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


  7. "Small community hospital, exactly as expected"

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    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.

  8. "Admitting Advisor"

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    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


  9. "registered nurse on inpatient unit"

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    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


  10. "Would not recommend"

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    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.


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