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Alberta Health Services Reviews

Updated Sep 15, 2019

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Found 502 reviews

3.6
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90%
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Alberta Health Services CEO Verna Yiu (no image)
Verna Yiu
124 Ratings
Pros
  • "Government position means good benefits(in 37 reviews)

  • "Good pay, decent work environment(in 34 reviews)

Cons
  • "Salary freeze due to economic situation in the province(in 16 reviews)

  • "core flex, poor work life balance(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Exellent employer in Alberta"

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

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

    Pros

    Long term perspective Decent Salary Excellent perk including guaranteed pension plan, 5 weeks vacation

    Cons

    Salaries are frozen since 2013

    Alberta Health Services2019-09-16
  2. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Advisor 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, worklife balance, challenging opportunities

    Cons

    Difficult to get into senior positions - very competitive

    Alberta Health Services2019-09-12
  3. "Friendly place"

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Specialist in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice people working in IT

    Cons

    Government has not allowed any raise since 2012

    Alberta Health Services2019-09-04
  4. "It's OK."

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    Current Employee - IT Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    It's OK, don't worry about layoff.

    Cons

    politics, relation. people who don't work, but still get very good paid.

    Alberta Health Services2019-09-01
  5. "Always changing, always learning"

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    Current Employee - Receptionist/Administrative Assistant 
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Helping and caring for people

    Cons

    Poor communication within the departments

    Alberta Health Services2019-09-14
  6. "Work"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I work here. I get paid.

    Cons

    I hate my life. But it’s a job.

    Advice to Management

    Top heavy organization without any care for frontline workers.

    Alberta Health Services2019-09-15
  7. "Always understaffed"

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    Former Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Alberta Health Services part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great overtime and holiday pay

    Cons

    Understaffed and heavy patient loads

    Advice to Management

    Staff the units appropriately so that patient care is not at risk

    Alberta Health Services2019-08-30
  8. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - HCA in Calgary, AB
    Recommends

    I worked at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Loved the job helping others. Good work environment

    Cons

    I have no cons for this employer

    Advice to Management

    None

    Alberta Health Services2019-08-29
  9. "Exciting for helping people"

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    Former Employee - Health Care Aide in Aleppo
    Recommends

    I worked at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Challenging of my previous job

    Cons

    Competitive .Lots of people want to be in

    Advice to Management

    Meet people who have international experience.

    Alberta Health Services2019-08-27
  10. "I love my job"

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    Current Employee - Practice Lead in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits, Great people. Opportunities for growth

    Cons

    I can't think of any.

    Alberta Health Services2019-08-26
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