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3.6
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62%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
Approve of CEO
Dr. A. Craig Hillemeier
22 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits, good people, and generous employee compensation package(in 10 reviews)

  • "Very welcoming environment, with fairly good benefits(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Registered Nurse"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hershey Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    HMC was a wonderful place to work. Friendly coworkers, good management, many ways to get involved as an RN. Shared governance and union are big positives.

    Cons

    Not too many negatives. The hospital is working on staff safety due to several negative events in recent past.

  2. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Medical Office Associate in Harrisburg, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hershey Medical Center full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Good health coverage, paid training, advancement opportunities

    Cons

    You’re basically the front line for the office you work at and deal with all kinds of people

  3. "who is looking out for the patients"

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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hershey Medical Center full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    fair wage, plenty of jobs to choose from, opportunity for growth

    Cons

    quick to promote alumnae, regardless of skill. understaffed like every hospital. very negative atmosphere

    Advice to Management

    consistency

  4. "Great environment to work"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hershey Medical Center full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Nice coworkers, great environment to work, provide good health insurance, tuition reimbursement

    Cons

    Pay is not the greatest for the nurses

  5. "HMC"

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    Current Employee - Anesthesia Technician in Hershey, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hershey Medical Center full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Pay is good, good chances to move up

    Cons

    The union doesn’t work for us, have to take on call time

  6. "RN"

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      Former Employee - Staff RN 

      I worked at Hershey Medical Center full-time

      Pros

      The manager was very nice

      Cons

      Non flexible schedule, low salary

    • "Graduate Life"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Hershey Medical Center full-time

      Pros

      Beautiful campus and inexpensive housing.

      Cons

      For graduate poor work-life balance.

    • "Great Opportunity"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Hershey Medical Center full-time

        Pros

        Large workload, great variety of cases

        Cons

        Inconsistent Expectations based on supervisory staff

      • "Registered Nurse"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I have been working at Hershey Medical Center full-time

        Pros

        Magnet Recognized, Tuition Reimbursement, Union, opportunity to move up, clinical ladder

        Cons

        Easy for people to get lost in the system due to the size of the company.

        Advice to Management

        Listen to the employees when concerns arise and act on them.

      • "Medical office associate I-Internal Medicine East"

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        Current Employee - Medical Office Associate in Hershey, PA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I have been working at Hershey Medical Center full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Benefits, 75% Penn State tuition discount, employee services, management that nurtures and listens.

        Cons

        Communication between clinics, unpredictable hours, inconsistent policies. Pay is ok, not great.

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