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WellPoint Reviews

Updated August 27, 2017
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  • It can be difficult to find a good work/life balance (in 29 reviews)

  • Upper management changes and merger activity can lead to chaos (in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Good Company, good vision"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Focused to do better, investments made in right areas.. Focus on employees ... Flexible timings, good for women to lead and progress

    Cons

    Nothing specifically - may be lower rate of organizational changes will be good... Drives less anxiety within employees... Too much WFH culture


  2. "RN Maternity Lead"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Excellent support, great benefits, work-life balance is highly respected

    Cons

    Not as much support as you climb higher on the ladder

    Advice to Management

    Provide all new Leads with proper training promptly

  3. Helpful (2)

    "Pharmacy heathoutreach specialist"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Health Outreach Specialist in Florissant, MO
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Health Outreach Specialist in Florissant, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at WellPoint (Less than a year)

    Pros

    There weren't really any

    Cons

    Didn't really care for employees, lied about scheduling and accommodating employees

    Advice to Management

    Stop playing favorites


  4. "Learning Consultant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    Excellent onboarding and development programs. Wonderful group of people to work with.

    Cons

    Undergoing rapid changes in structure and priority.


  5. "Marketing Specialist"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work. People are great.

    Cons

    Getting laid off due to downsizing.


  6. "Excellent Corporation with extraordinary people."

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Exceptional Customer Service & Support Advisor in Colorado Springs, CO
    Former Employee - Exceptional Customer Service & Support Advisor in Colorado Springs, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Communicative, Steady, Encouraging, Creative

    Cons

    Far Distance, Corporation should implement hotel reward programs during the winter season

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  7. "Training specialist"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at WellPoint full-time

    Pros

    Health insurance benefits are reasonable

    Cons

    Most Brand name drugs are not covered
    Too much employee turnover/layoffs

    Advice to Management

    Better organized

  8. "Good people"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in Glencoe, IL
    Former Employee - Director in Glencoe, IL

    I worked at WellPoint (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The people are all working to do the right thing and are incredibly smart, dedicated professionals

    Cons

    Leadership makes the culture difficult and often have changing directions that seem to be based on a whim.

    Advice to Management

    Respect your employees and let them do what they do best, were trained to do


  9. "Customer service"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Referral Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Referral Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at WellPoint (More than a year)

    Pros

    Pay, bonuses, co-workers and some managers

    Cons

    Constant phone calls need to structure the call flow better

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees were the ones constantly on the phone


  10. "RN Disease Management"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at WellPoint full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    They will eventuallu lay everyone off.

    Cons

    Micromanagement to the max, they disrespect the employees greatly. You cant take a break without permissin much less a bathroom break. Wont allow you to be courteous to the customers. High stress environment when it is not necessary.

    Advice to Management

    Respect and kindness go a long way. Stop micromanaging those under you, they are not puppets and can think for themselves. Listen. Be realistic.


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