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Sentara Healthcare Reviews

Updated November 26, 2018
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Sentara Healthcare CEO Howard P. Kern
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  1. Featured Review

    "rn"

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

    I have been working at Sentara Healthcare full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    great place to work, great benefits

    Cons

    not really any significant problem areas


  2. "Administrative Fellow"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sentara Healthcare full-time

    Pros

    Local, system wide, and corporate exposure. Diverse project opportunities. Network development.

    Cons

    Consistent/clear leadership development post fellowship.

  3. "Great employer to work with"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sentara Healthcare full-time

    Pros

    Great teamwork and awesome benefits

    Cons

    Patient ratios can be straining during busy season


  4. "Nurse Care Partner"

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    Current Employee - Nursing Care Partner in Virginia Beach, VA
    Current Employee - Nursing Care Partner in Virginia Beach, VA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Sentara Healthcare full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great postion to have if you're wanting to study nursing as a future career! Really esetablishes the fundamentals of learning in a great team enviroment. Also full time is only 3 days a week- 12 hour shifts which is great to work around my school schedule.

    Cons

    Downside would be low pay for hard work

    Advice to Management

    Increase pay, Give more options on Holidays off


  5. "Emergency Room Check In"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Sentara Healthcare full-time

    Pros

    Flexible Shifts thorough training good benefits

    Cons

    Exposed to a lot of germs


  6. "registered nurse"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Norfolk, VA
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Norfolk, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sentara Healthcare full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    competitive benefits, lots of lateral opportunities

    Cons

    short-staffing, salary could be better

    Advice to Management

    Nurse managers need to be better advocates for their nurses


  7. "RN review"

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    Former Employee - Registered Nurse
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sentara Healthcare full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Teamwork within department, you will learn a lot since this is a Level I Trauma Center

    Cons

    Pay, walk from garage, constantly changing charting system, high staff turn over rate, constant construction

    Advice to Management

    Take care of staff

  8. "good company, low pay"

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    Current Employee - Certified Medical Assistant
    Current Employee - Certified Medical Assistant

    I have been working at Sentara Healthcare full-time

    Pros

    benefits are good, pretty affordable

    Cons

    low pay, pay by the year of title, not experience


  9. "Ultrasound Technologist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Sentara Healthcare full-time

    Pros

    Teamwork between co-workers, good food in the cafeteria, and career opportunities.

    Cons

    Pay, hours, management, no work/life balance...

    Advice to Management

    Understand ultrasound to be able to manage it...


  10. "Loved it"

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    Former Employee - Registered Nurse
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sentara Healthcare (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    People are friendly qnd helpful

    Cons

    Low pay it could be better