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Rush University Medical Center CEO Larry J Goodman
Larry J Goodman
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  • "work-life balance not accounted for(in 7 reviews)

  • "management incompetent including a few RN's that are in upper management who are out of tune with staff(in 10 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "Rush is great place to work as a nurse; the ED at Rush is even better."

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Rush University Medical Center full-time

      Pros

      Supportive and engaged staff who promote further education.

      Cons

      I can't think of any cons.

    • "Great place to work"

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      Current Employee - Clinical Coordinator in Chicago, IL
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Rush University Medical Center full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      good benefits good salary compensation of time worked

      Cons

      Everyone wears a white coat. The hospital could be cleaner. Lunch room is outdated.

    • "Good place to work"

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      Current Employee - Staff RN in Chicago, IL
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      The tuition benefit is great. They value higher education and continuing education for their nurses

      Cons

      Biggest con is that PTO is often a challenge

    • "Excellent place to work"

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      Current Employee - ICU RN in Chicago, IL
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

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

      Pros

      Magnet hospital, shared governance, competitive salary, a lot of effort towards work life balance

      Cons

      None that I can think of

    • "Values Employees"

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      Current Employee - RN Staff Nurse 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Rush University Medical Center full-time

      Pros

      They perform annual employee satisfaction surveys to identify staff concerns/complaints and makes strides to improve what they can. Great opportunity for advancement and lateral transfers. Great benefits.

      Cons

      The HR department is notoriously slow and it often requires knowing someone within the department you're looking to apply to.

    • "Fantastic Place to Work!"

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      Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      tuition reimbursement, great nursing culture

      Cons

      parking is expensive at the medical center

    • "Potential"

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      Current Employee - Customer Service Representative 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Rush University Medical Center full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Rush is a very well know organization my hopes was that it lived up to its name ...there is. Lot of potential to be a great organization

      Cons

      Long hard look to be made towards the decisions in Management,nepotism current decisions in finance as a whole

      Advice to Management

      Listen to your staff and listen to your staff

    • "Solid place to work"

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      Former Employee - Physician in Chicago, IL

      I worked at Rush University Medical Center full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Lots of resources Great place to build your career and advance Great diverse, patient population

      Cons

      Commute and parking in the area

    • Helpful (1)

      "Things aren’t usually what they seem."

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      Former Employee - Patient Access Representative 

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

      Pros

      Not in the middle of downtown Chgo.

      Cons

      Management isn’t the greatest unfortunately and need management training.

    • Helpful (1)

      "Great in some ways but Rush does not support working parents"

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      Current Employee - Staff RN in Chicago, IL
      Recommends
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      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Rush University Medical Center part-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Western medicine is cutting edge. Evidence based practice spot on! The nursing staff is incredible, top notch professionals! Good team work. Would recommend this facility to loved ones for certain specialities.

      Cons

      They focus on diversity but RUSH DOES NOT FOCUS ON INCLUSION. Inclusion requires understanding of the diverse staff you employ but they in no way attempt to support their staff. Majority of their staff- women. Many are working mothers. They have a daycare center with a mile long wait list because it accommodates so few families. RUMC alone employs like 7K+ staff. Their daycare does not provide back up care or accommodate...

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