Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

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Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics Reviews

Updated 13 November, 2014
Updated 13 November, 2014
44 Reviews
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44 Reviews
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  1.  

    Great place

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous
    Former Employee - Anonymous

    I worked at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

    Pros

    Magnet status, great employees, management listen to staff concerns

    Cons

    The only downfall is low salary

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase pay

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    It was a great experience where I learned a great deal.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics part-time

    Pros

    The parts that I enjoyed about working for Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics were its Mission, goals, workplace culture, helping people, compensation, the people I worked with.

    Cons

    The parts that I did not enjoy about working for Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics were Some days there is a lot to do and others there is not, there has to be offsite parking (but the shuttles are typically very quick and efficient).

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Help people transition more into medical terminology if they do not have a medical background

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Excellent

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Media Relations Intern in Kansas City, MO (US)
    Former Employee - Media Relations Intern in Kansas City, MO (US)

    I worked at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    The company culture was fantastic. We had lunch catered frequently, lots of bonding activities and easy accessibility to senior management. I really felt like my opinions mattered and, in fact, several of my ideas were put into action.

    Cons

    The only downside I can think of is that CMH requires an excess amount of training.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you're doing! Working at CMH was an amazing experience.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Nursing student

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics as an intern

    Pros

    Atmosphere is extremely welcoming, opportunities for advancement

    Cons

    extremely competitive field to gain employment in

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    I love the dedication of the nursing staff at Children's Mercy

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    The culture is multi-discipline, so everyone knows what's going on with the child; and, the communication is outstanding.

    Cons

    You are working with children and families. It can be a challenge to see the lack of interaction within the family.

  7.  

    Great Place to work!

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

    Pros

    Good co-workers that make work seem like fun.

    Cons

    Many parts of the hospital are without windows and have only artificial light.

  8.  

    Working experience with Children's mercy

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Kansas City, MO (US)
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Kansas City, MO (US)

    I have been working at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Environment, Collaborative work, Supportive team

    Cons

    Low salary, Slow growth, funding for research is low

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase salaries and promote career growth oppurtunities

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Dissatisfied with my mangement

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Lab Tech I in North Kansas City, MO (US)
    Current Employee - Lab Tech I in North Kansas City, MO (US)

    I have been working at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    My co-workers and the experience I learned here

    Cons

    Certain Management. They don't always listen to the employee. They just assume and go off what they here

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Things aren't always what they seem, You need to listen to your employees more before you assume things and resort to writing them up for things that aren't their fault!!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. 3 people found this helpful  

    Not a best place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO (US)

    I have been working at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    The mission of serving the children of the region.

    Cons

    The leadership promotes bullies and the focus is no longer on the mission.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You have lost your way. The level of care is suboptimal.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Overall a good work environment and caring nurses. They just don"t pay well

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

    Pros

    Great staff and awesome food. The hospital has a wonderful feel!

    Cons

    The pay rate is awful, especially if you are an RN or APRN.

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