Extendicare Reviews

Updated 7 Jan 2021

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Extendicare CEO Michael Guerriere
Michael Guerriere
8 Ratings
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  • "Chronically short staffed but excuse it by saying everywhere is the same(in 13 reviews)

  • "Work load is ridiculous for the number of hours they allow me to work(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Great place"

    5.0
    Current Employee - RPN in Sudbury, ON

    I have been working at Extendicare full-time

    Pros

    Friendly staff, and positive work environment

    Cons

    Care about residents too much

  2. "Wonderful place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Registered Dietitian 

    I have been working at Extendicare part-time

    Pros

    Friendly environment Meet a lot of nice people

    Cons

    It is far from my home


  3. "Good"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Supervisor 

    I worked at Extendicare full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Stable. Company should be viable

    Cons

    A few things like head office

  4. "Workplace"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - HCA in Viking, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Extendicare part-time

    Pros

    Great work place and very friendly residents and co workers

    Cons

    I need to drive 1 hour going to work and going home, its to far were i live.

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  5. "good employer"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Winnipeg, MB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Extendicare full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, Good environment, good working condition

    Cons

    I do not think any cons right now

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "Improve the culture and management"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Office Administrator in Markham, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Extendicare full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits are good, summer hours are OK, summer barbq for employees

    Cons

    Be prepared to work long hours without being compensated, lots of manual work which can be improved with better systems

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    Extendicare Response

    January 4, 2021Recruitment Optimization Partner

    Thank you for your feedback. Our organization continues to learn every day from feedback such as yours and the management team is committed to improving in areas that are brought to our attention or alternatively, explaining the decision-making process to our team members. if you have further questions, please contact communications@extendicare.com.

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Prepare to work too hard"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administration in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Extendicare full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    There is decent pay in the majority of positions.

    Cons

    Unreasonable expectations in terms of workload

    Extendicare Response

    November 30, 2020Recruitment Optimization Partner

    Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry you had a negative experience. Our organization continues to learn every day from feedback such as yours and the management team is committed to improving in areas that are brought to our attention or alternatively, explaining the decision-making process to our team members. if you have further questions, please contact communications@extendicare.com.

  8. COVID-19

    "Registered Nurse"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - RN Clinical Coordinator in Lindsay, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Extendicare full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent team of wonderful dedicated staff.

    Cons

    Increase workload and stress through pandemic, as well as new management.

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    Extendicare Response

    November 30, 2020Recruitment Optimization Partner

    Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback and sharing your experience. Your feedback gives us an opportunity to improve. While some of the decisions made may seem difficult, we take into consideration all different angles when making key decisions, such as client care, employee welfare and the health of the organization. The investments we are making today in the organization are going to bring great benefits to the organization and staff in the long run. If you would like to discuss further, please contact communications@extendicare.com

  9. "Excellent company to work for"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Personal Support Worker in Timmins, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Extendicare part-time

    Pros

    Safe environment to work with others.

    Cons

    Good wages rate and benefits.

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    Extendicare Response

    November 30, 2020Recruitment Optimization Partner

    Thank you for the positive feedback and review!

  10. "Money driven"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Nurse in Sudbury, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Extendicare full-time

    Pros

    Quick acceleration through security due to turnover

    Cons

    Poor management and intrinsic focus not on clients

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    Extendicare Response

    November 30, 2020Recruitment Optimization Partner

    Our team takes feedback seriously and we welcome any concerns raised by employees. Our frontline workers are very important to us and are the backbone of our organization. We are fortunate to have team members who care deeply for our clients. We encourage you to share comments, suggestion or feedback with your supervisors. We take your viewpoint seriously and have regularly implemented new procedures aimed at improving our service to patients/clients and their families. You can reach out to us at communications@extendicare.com so we can discuss further the steps we are taking. Thank you.

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