JFK Medical Center Reviews

Updated Sep 8, 2020

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3.4
65%
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89%
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JFK Medical Center President and CEO Raymond F. Fredericks (no image)
Raymond F. Fredericks
45 Ratings
Pros
  • "Really good benefits and great school program(in 6 reviews)

  • "JFK is a great place to work for its a unified: a cohesive organization that believes and carry out our values(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse in Edison, NJ

    I worked at JFK Medical Center part-time

    Pros

    It was nice good staffing

    Cons

    Not much it was nice good staffing

  2. "okay"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at JFK Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    great learning opportunities, can be challenging at times

    Cons

    could be more organized and pay more.


  3. "RN- 2 years experience"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    -Flexible Scheduling -Competitive pay -Frequent OT opportunity -Supportive Nurse Managers

    Cons

    -Culture of the hospital favors physicians over nurses

  4. "Outdated Hospital"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - New Jersey in Edison, NJ

    I have been working at JFK Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Hard to find pros as nurses are overworked and underpaid

    Cons

    Hospital is outdated, practitioners are difficult to communicate with and all responsibility falls on nurse.

  5. "Won’t be going back"

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Ekg Technician 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at JFK Medical Center part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great coworkers. I loved my job responsibilities and the nurses

    Cons

    Management is horrendous and is condescending. Primary reason for me leaving

  6. "Good for beginners"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Patient Care Technician in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at JFK Medical Center part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Evidence based practice, helpful, friendly, variety of units, great for teaching

    Cons

    Lazy employees, bad managers, lack of equipment, some nurses don't want to work with techs or expect techs to do more than required

  7. "Amazing place to work. Co-workers are welcoming and helpful. Management was the absolute best!"

    5.0
     

    I worked at JFK Medical Center

    Pros

    Team work, room for growth

    Cons

    Extremely busy, short staffing at times.

  8. "Great place for new graduates from PT school"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Physical Therapist in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JFK Medical Center full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good teaching environment with mentorship and frequent learning opportunities Excellent benefits

    Cons

    Salary is on the lower end of the spectrum for new grad PTs

  9. "Shifts"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 

    I have been working at JFK Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    You can make own schedule

    Cons

    12 hrs for the shifts

  10. "Good"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - MRI Tech Aide 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at JFK Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good place to work!

    Cons

    Nothing it was a great place to work

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