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Medical University of South Carolina Reviews

Updated December 8, 2018
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Medical University of South Carolina CEO and Executive Director of the Medical Center Patrick J. Cawley
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  • "Work-life balance is non existant and the politics got in the way of" (in 8 reviews)

  • "You have to pay for parking - You have to enroll in their retirement plan - Pay raises are 2-3% of your salary, if you're lucky to get one" (in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company to Work For"

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

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Lots of comminication from higher-ups. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Parking is hard to get unless you are faculty/ student

    Advice to Management

    Create more parking.


  2. "Registered Nurse"

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    Former Employee - Registered Nurse, BSN in Charleston, SC
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse, BSN in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Medical University of South Carolina full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Wide range of clinical experiences available. Reliable hours, shifts rarely canceled. Teaching environment.

    Cons

    Flooding when it rains during high tide. Several times over a 7 year period walking into (or leaving) work in knee high water.

  3. "RN 2"

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    Current Employee - Staff RN in Charleston, SC
    Current Employee - Staff RN in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great support, lots of resources, ability to move into different specialties easily.

    Cons

    Immature co-workers, inadequate pay, no bonuses, weekend pay not much better than regular pay.

    Advice to Management

    Try to keep gossip to a minimum or eliminate it altogether.


  4. "Registered Nurse"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time

    Pros

    Large organization with complex cases

    Cons

    Focused on growth, no increase in pay compared to increase to cost of living in the area. No respect for staff


  5. "Lead Front Desk Receptionist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Medical University of South Carolina full-time

    Pros

    Hours, schedule, some co workers

    Cons

    Pay, parking, promotions,PAY & PAY. Pay does not compare too cost of living in Charleston.

    Advice to Management

    Hire within your department first.


  6. "Financial Counselor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at Medical University of South Carolina full-time

    Pros

    Great pay, great management, flexible

    Cons

    No complaints, no overtime available


  7. "Great hospital, but typical politics from a business"

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    Current Employee - Patient Transporter in Charleston, SC
    Current Employee - Patient Transporter in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great location and amazing benefits

    Cons

    Parking is awful and most guidelines depend on your unit/department

  8. "Musc"

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

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, employs a lot of people

    Cons

    Low salaries, awful HR, no ability to advance career.


  9. "GREAT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time

    Pros

    Friendly people, Easy job, Generous PTO, Great Benefits

    Cons

    Short staffed, Sometimes environment can be stressful


  10. "Good place to work"

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

    Pros

    Good benefits. Work life balance

    Cons

    N/A. Pay is low and culture is kind of odd.