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Kaiser Permanente Reviews

Updated 18 August 2018
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Kaiser Permanente Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bernard J. Tyson
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Pros
  • "Lots of opportunity for advancement and you need to manage your own work-life balance" (in 376 reviews)

  • "The pay and benefits were the best" (in 226 reviews)

Cons
  • "Both reasons cause challenges with work/life balance" (in 130 reviews)

  • "Very hard to move around within the company unless you know someone" (in 47 reviews)

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  1. "Health Care Team Secretary"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Billing Assistant in Portland, OR (US)
    Former Employee - Billing Assistant in Portland, OR (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kaiser Permanente full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful relations with patient service

    Cons

    Always being aware of new policies and future company ideals.

    Advice to Management

    Enjoying the focus of keeping Kaiser a highly community focused corporation.


  2. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits — full comprehensive medical coverage, 401k matching, pension

    Cons

    High turnover rate, change can be slow

  3. "EVS housekeeping"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Housekeeper in Harbor City, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Housekeeper in Harbor City, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Has different schedules that works for everyone.

    Cons

    Can be a dirty job but they are very professional and organized in dealing with the type of work.


  4. "IT Engineer Application"

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    Former Employee - Cobol Developer in Pasadena, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Cobol Developer in Pasadena, CA (US)

    I worked at Kaiser Permanente full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Company allow employees to telecommute 100%

    Cons

    Company lay off many employees due to reorg


  5. "Medical Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente part-time

    Pros

    The Pay, Health benefits, Time off and Bonus

    Cons

    Upper management there is no support


  6. "Best place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lab Assistant in San Diego, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Lab Assistant in San Diego, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente full-time

    Pros

    Pay, benefits, vacation, retirement ,

    Cons

    Hard to get a day off , low staffing at times but overall great company to work for.

    Advice to Management

    More staffing needs


  7. "Finance Manager"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente full-time

    Pros

    Great mission, focused on the members and the community at large.

    Cons

    Can be bureaucratic and cumbersome.

  8. "Call Center"

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

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente full-time

    Pros

    Great pay throughout the organization, great deals on healthcare, annual bonuses based on overall performance of the organization.

    Cons

    This department in particular is micro managed, it's also union environment for the staff


  9. "EMT, R/CMA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Licensed/ Registered/ Certified/ Professional/ Confident

    Cons

    Flexible, caring, loyal, emphaty, reliable

    Advice to Management

    Knowledgeable in Human Resources


  10. "Working at Kaiser"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in San Diego, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in San Diego, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very well compensated, networking opportunities, customer service experience, multi-tasking, great foot in the door if you're in school or considering career growth within the medical field.

    Cons

    Face of the company so you have to deal with angry, frustrated, sick, and upset patients. Seniority based (vacation wise). Encourage online classes only (accommodation wise).

    Advice to Management

    Management should be more mindful that receptionists are striving to advance their careers and still in school. More coaching efforts should be taken, on management's end.


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