SUNY Downstate Medical Center Reviews

Updated Jun 16, 2021

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3.2
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SUNY Downstate Medical Center President  Dr. Wayne J. Riley
Dr. Wayne J. Riley
18 Ratings
Pros
  • "Research Foundation offers great benefits and is very transparent on employee responsibilities(in 9 reviews)

  • "Good benefits and work life balance(in 8 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "neighborhood potentially dangerous at night(in 6 reviews)

  • "No room for growth, upper management do not consider the in and outs of their staff(in 5 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Pediatric resident

      Jan 8, 2021 - Resident Physician 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good there good learning ...

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Resident

      Jun 16, 2021 - Resident - Neurology in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Experience of living in a big city Can easily get into Ivy league fellowship programs

      Cons

      A relatively busy residency program

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Positive Work Environment

      Jun 8, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very diverse employees, fun place to work, room to grow, salary matches experience.

      Cons

      Lots of people oppose change and new processes.

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Leadership

      Jun 7, 2021 - Registered Nurse in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good family oriented. Team player

      Cons

      The salary was not the best

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Pay

      Jun 1, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible Hours are given to employees

      Cons

      Low pay is customary, unfortunatly.

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    6. 2.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Fellow

      May 29, 2021 - Physician 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good exposure to wide variety of cases

      Cons

      Poorly run run down hospital

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    7. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Toxic work environment

      May 28, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      None at all, the subway is close

      Cons

      Toxic work environment law suit every other week, Most of the higher staff is incompetent and the stuff that doesn’t know what they’re doing is under paid

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great

      Apr 12, 2021 - Nurse Technician in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      U learn new things everyday, besides its a teaching hospital

      Cons

      Sometimes not enough staff base on the circumstances

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Employee perspective

      Apr 14, 2021 - Medical Clinic Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Collaborative environment among staff and departments

      Cons

      Budget cuts to leads to hiring freeeze

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Reward

      Apr 7, 2021 - Chief Diversity Officer in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Service of an historically underserved community.

      Cons

      Difficulty to travel to and find parking.

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