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Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Reviews

Updated September 18, 2018
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Harbor-UCLA Medical Center President and CEO Kenneth P. Trevett
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Pros
  • "Harbor-UCLA is a great place to gain volunteer experience" (in 4 reviews)

  • "Working at a teaching hospital there is a great energy and progressive, evidenced based mind set" (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "Poor management low pay low moral" (in 3 reviews)

  • "This one guy is a phlebotomist his always in the break room from 10pm to 6am" (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent place to develop career"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center part-time

    Pros

    Office staff is flexible with hours
    Friendly work environment

    Cons

    There are no cons I can think of

    Advice to Management

    None


  2. "RN"

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

    I have been working at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Good place to learn and grow.

    Cons

    Not enough help and supplies.

    Advice to Management

    Reward system for employees.

  3. "Great for new grad nurses, good team environment but lacking staff and support as well. Varies from day to day"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Torrance, CA
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Torrance, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Teamwork, great learning experience opportunity, trains nurses well

    Cons

    Lacks help from NAsoe other staff. Nurses do everything


  4. "very friendly staff"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Very friendly staff. Worked in the research lab there. All doctors and nurses as well as staff were warm and friendly.

    Cons

    Parking is difficult at times. Unless you get there before 8 am


  5. "Rehab"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great holidays, and pension plan

    Cons

    Poor management, unorganized, rude patients

    Advice to Management

    Transfer management regularly


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Low pay, under appreciated"

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

    I have been working at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    The benefits are really good

    Cons

    Hard to request for time off, usually get denied. Weekends, forget it. It's hard to find parking. Lots of middle managing.

    Advice to Management

    Be kind, a little bit goes a long way


  7. "Depends on Department"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    teaching hospital, transfer opportunity, learning

    Cons

    administration, parking, cafeteria, old building except ER & OR

    Advice to Management

    staff your hospital properly with NA's & clerks

  8. "Resident Pediatrician"

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    Former Employee - Pediatrician in Portland, OR
    Former Employee - Pediatrician in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very special patient population, residency feels like family, great hands on experience...resident run

    Cons

    Salary is a little lower than other residencies but benefits, location and experience makes up for this


  9. "RNI"

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

    I have been working at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great long run Retirement opp

    Cons

    Better resources for patient in need for social work

    Advice to Management

    try to get people days off on weekends = less call offs


  10. "great work environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work/learning environment.

    Cons

    It's not the cleanest hospital, but it's a good hospital.


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