Genesis HealthCare

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Genesis HealthCare Reviews

Updated 16 October 2014
Updated 16 October 2014
261 Reviews
2.6
261 Reviews
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Genesis HealthCare CEO George V. Hager Jr.
George V. Hager Jr.
97 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good pay based on market, great staff to work with, love the patients (in 10 reviews)

  • They offered good benefits at the time (in 8 reviews)


Cons
  • Micro-management on a daily basis from direct Program Manager as well as Upper Management (in 22 reviews)

  • patient to staff ratio, management to focus on paperwork and not enough patient care (in 14 reviews)

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Genesis

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Genesis HealthCare full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Genesis is a good company

    Cons

    Genesis hours are difficult to work

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    "Started Great Then Went Downhill Fast"

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Genesis HealthCare as an intern (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Geriatric Care
    They hire LPNs
    VITAS Hospice Care
    Affiliated With UNION

    Cons

    Rude Staff
    Some Rude Managers
    Low Moral
    Corporate intimidation of staff (pre visit)
    Inconsistent rules/changes

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Collections Specialist

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Seven Fields, PA (US)
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Seven Fields, PA (US)

    I have been working at Genesis HealthCare full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    i can work all the over time i want and the people are great

    Cons

    we never seem to get caught up in our work.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    add on the temps on and make permanent jobs for them

    Recommends
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    A company that changes with the times

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Genesis HealthCare

    Pros

    They have an excellent resource library through their intranet that provides valuable clinical information as well as numerous a blues for advancement whether it be clinical or administrative.

    Cons

    Productivity standards coupled with inadequate electronic devices to maintain such standard unrealistic at this time and their documentation systems seems to be not up to par with their expectations and fluidity that would allow for high productivity standards

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide more access with more computers and more paper ready resources to decrease time spent on non productive administrative duties to allow for more focus on what we do best, patient care.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Occupational Therapist

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Genesis HealthCare full-time

    Pros

    Pros include good pay, flexibility, opportunities for CEU's

    Cons

    Overworked, overwhelming amounts of documentation, no coverage to actually utilize benefit time

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    stronger mgmt with more structure and support

    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Good benefits, bad coworkers

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Unit Clerk
    Former Employee - Unit Clerk

    I worked at Genesis HealthCare part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    good benefits, good pay rate

    Cons

    company and mangement are cheap

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8. 2 people found this helpful  

    Average

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager
    Current Employee - Manager

    I have been working at Genesis HealthCare full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Overall Clinical support is good

    Cons

    pay could be better, management attitude is "Beatings will continue until morale improves"

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    "Beatings will continue until morale improves"

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Mixed Feelings

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - RN Unit Manager
    Current Employee - RN Unit Manager

    I have been working at Genesis HealthCare full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Genesis Healthcare is the largest long term care provider in the country. There is room for personal growth and advancement within the company. Easy to transfer from one center to another in case of relocation. Regional nursing director for New Jersey was great. Good time off. Met some wonderful hard working individuals that were trying to make a change but were limited by upper management.

    Cons

    One month notice to be re-hirable. Gap between the training they provide and actual nursing practice and realities of the unit. Complete disconnect between non-nursing management and nursing management. At times disrespectful administrator towards other workers (this is center specific). Attitude from non-nursing management was that of believing that all nurses were "lazy" and did not like change. Would get upset when nurses would stand up and explain that what was asked was outside their scope of practice, "All they care about is their license non nursing management would frequently say". No open communication lines between administrator and other employees. Walking on eggshells not to offend anyone from other departments. Everything fell on nursing, other depts. had no accountability. No tuitition reimbursement, I was lied and told it would be started back again in 6 months and to this day it remains frozen. Insurance is really expensive, specially considering it is a huge healthcare company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to connect more with people in the front line providing care such as staff nurses and CNAs and listen to their suggestions. At the end of the day, nursing is the beating heart of a nursing home, they should receive at least a minimal degree of respect.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    One of the best rehab companies around!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Physical Therapist
    Current Employee - Physical Therapist

    I have been working at Genesis HealthCare full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    This company sets the bar for providing excellent rehab services. They provide good clinical support and provide many opportunities to advance in the company.

    Cons

    There are some challenges regarding retaining employees and providing incentive compensation.

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Employee

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Genesis HealthCare

    Pros

    This company has a great organizational vision. Benefits are good and there is opportunity to grow within the organizational structure of the company.

    Cons

    It is hard to regulate the individual sites within the large holdings of this company and therefore, each location can present as a good or poor work opportunity. Re: the low grading for culture and values--I would rate GenesisHealthCare corporate higher overall, but the I chose to rate the individual site where I was employed.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper management should have more presence within the individual sites to observe what truly is happening as opposed to that which is annotated on paper or reported by the facility's administration.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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