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The Ottawa Hospital Reviews

Updated Oct 28, 2019

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4.1
83%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
The Ottawa Hospital CEO  Jack Kitts
Jack Kitts
72 Ratings
  1. "Housekeeper"

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    Current Employee - Housekeeping Manager in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    He 'll keep the premises clean and sanitary

    Cons

    Quite a task keeping the premises clean and sanitary This is quite task ringtones the premises sanitarywith the number

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the goodwork

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-03-25
  2. "Healthcare at it finest"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital full-time

    Pros

    great place to work, bedside nursing

    Cons

    not much opportunity for growth

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-02-28
  3. "Payroll Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital full-time

    Pros

    good benefits and decent pay

    Cons

    lack of communication between departments

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-03-05
  4. "Good place to work, but it takes years to get full time"

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    Current Employee - Housekeeper in Ottawa, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - Good wages - Best Pension in Ottawa - Easy work

    Cons

    - Hard to obtain full-time employment -All positions are granted based on seniority - Poor management

    Advice to Management

    Listen to the demands of your staff, they are the frontline workers of the hospital and they have the best idea of what takes place behind closed doors.

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-02-26
  5. "Great Job or Career depending on your management"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great place to work nothing to complain

    Cons

    You call it a job or a career depends on how engaged your own manager is

    Advice to Management

    Great leader make great employee. Un motivated leader make non motivated staff

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-02-23
  6. "Researcher"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at The Ottawa Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Great access to facilities and equipment

    Cons

    Poor management culture and employee support

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-02-20
  7. "Overworked under paid/high turnover"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Ottawa, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Ottawa Hospital full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Indirectly contributing to patients care

    Cons

    -No employment development program -High turnover & no transition plan for new employees -Very busy and complex environment

    Advice to Management

    -Take some time to talk to your employees and understand and be honest with them.

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-02-13
  8. "Good environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    As a resident, TOH is a good place to work. PARO benefits provide good health insurance and mat benfits with top up.

    Cons

    Depending on the program, need to commute between different campuses

    Advice to Management

    None

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-01-27
  9. "Buyer"

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    Current Employee - Buyer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity for different positions. Good pay and holidays. Rewarding to be a part of improving health care.

    Cons

    Being a part of bureaucracy tends to delay things moving forward.

    The Ottawa Hospital2019-02-09
  10. "Postdoc at the Ottawa Hospital"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Ottawa Hospital full-time

    Pros

    Extended health benefit fully covered

    Cons

    -Not enough parking space, you have to be on the wait list almost a year! -Low Salary

    The Ottawa Hospital2018-12-31
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