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Alberta Health Services Reviews

Updated 5 Dec 2019

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3.7
78%
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87%
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Alberta Health Services CEO Verna Yiu (no image)
Verna Yiu
140 Ratings
Pros
  • "Government position means good benefits(in 43 reviews)

  • "Good pay, opportunity for growth(in 39 reviews)

Cons
  • "Salary freeze due to economic situation in the province(in 17 reviews)

  • "Wellness strategies, work life balance, workload(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Registered Nurse"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time

    Pros

    Good entry level salary, pay rise every year, benefits

    Cons

    Not enough money in certain sectors,

    Advice to Management

    Spend more time hands-on, coming on to units

    Alberta Health Services2018-03-22
  2. "ICU Nurse"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Have not work in the company yet

    Cons

    would love to take the opportunity and experience

    Advice to Management

    I wish they give opportunities to others who are not currently employed in their system

    Alberta Health Services2018-01-09
  3. "Fair salary"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Salary, vacation, personal leave, continuing education

    Cons

    Wellness strategies, work life balance, workload

    Advice to Management

    Increase staffing levels

    Alberta Health Services2019-12-05
  4. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Therapy Aide in Nanton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They pay decently, the staff are great

    Cons

    Flexibility, Heavier caseloads than expected

    Alberta Health Services2019-12-04
  5. "General"

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    Current Employee - Social Worker 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great teams, lots of growth, benefits, vacation

    Cons

    Depending on team/leadership can be stagnate work

    Alberta Health Services2019-11-25
  6. "Good place to work as long as you find a good team"

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    Current Employee - Project Management 

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time

    Pros

    - pace of work is up to you - easy to move within the organization

    Cons

    - fiscal state dominated by government attitude - slow to advance in career

    Alberta Health Services2019-11-20
  7. "It’s good to be a nurse here"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time

    Pros

    Good hourly wage, overall good benefits

    Cons

    Health care cuts where it’s ineffective

    Advice to Management

    Listen to front line workers more

    Alberta Health Services2019-11-19
  8. "Finance"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work life balance, great benefit

    Cons

    Political Interference, tight deadlines

    Alberta Health Services2019-11-28
  9. "Decent place"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good working environment, union job

    Cons

    Lots of slackers doing the bare minimum

    Alberta Health Services2019-11-13
  10. "Not bad"

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    Current Employee - Unit Clerk in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Union, benefits, staffing is easy to work with especially if you're casual .

    Cons

    Depending on where you work, there can be some bullying

    Alberta Health Services2019-11-12
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