Lincare Holdings Reviews in Kansas City, MO | Glassdoor

Lincare Holdings Kansas City Reviews

Updated November 17, 2016
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Kristen Hoefer
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  • Restructure of upper management lost sight of what made the company (in 64 reviews)

  • Much of the office staff are not the most competent or underpaid unfortunately effecting the work that gets done and sales reps losing trust of clients (in 33 reviews)

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  1. "healthcare specialist"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Respiratory Care Practitioner in Blue Springs, MO
    Former Employee - Respiratory Care Practitioner in Blue Springs, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lincare Holdings (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great homecare experience. You really help patients.

    Cons

    To much emphasis on sales. In attempts to reach quotas. you feel to much pressure to sale rather then heal.

    Advice to Management

    specify areas served. Supply company cars for RT,s. Also better security some areas served arent safe for female staff to serve alone. Some rural areas may not get cell phone reception.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Terrible place to work"

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    Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Kansas City, MO
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Lincare Holdings (More than a year)

    Pros

    There are no pros to working here!!

    Cons

    Everything is a con at this employer!!

    Advice to Management

    you should try to support, care and value your employees


  3. "Great entry level sales experience into the medical industry; however, management is not very supportive"

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Lenexa, KS
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Lenexa, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - Uncapped commissions (requires detailed follow up to actually get paid)
    - Flexible work schedule
    - Good Entry Level Sales Experience
    - Paid Holidays
    - Minimal Supervision

    Cons

    Territory placement can make or break you. This company mandates internal competition within their monopoly, so you are calling on the same accounts, selling the same services, the only true variance is where your center is located. Management is not supportive (starting at the center level and marching all the way up the corporate ladder), they demand results, but can not offer any feedback on solutions to obtain these goals. i came to my manager on multiple occasions to brainstorm on ways to improve my numbers, and the only advice he could ever give was, 'just get out there and sell".

    Advice to Management

    Please take the time to not only train your employees but also continue to train and support them throughout their employment. An essential duty of management is to actually manage your employees, not just the business. Take the time to create positive relationships with them and work with them to constantly improve and become the best.


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  5. Helpful (3)

    "Avoid at all costs"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There really were no pros.

    Cons

    No growth, terrible management, no overall company policy and managers are allowed to create their own.

    Advice to Management

    Let your employees work stop breathing down their necks.


  6. "Inside Sales"

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    Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative in North Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative in North Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lincare Holdings full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Entry level into medical sales

    Cons

    Sleezy company that rips off the elderly

    Advice to Management

    morals


  7. Helpful (3)

    "It is horrible place to work based on if people "like you enough" to promote you"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The pay is sufficent for a single person not to raise a family on.

    Cons

    to many cheifs not enough indians
    favoritism
    prejudices
    gossip
    lies, lies, lies

    Advice to Management

    get it together and make realistic goals



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