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Alberta Health Services Reviews

Updated 28 Jan 2020

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3.6
74%
Recommend to a Friend
82%
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Alberta Health Services President and CEO Verna Yiu (no image)
Verna Yiu
152 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good wage, good Benefits and good environment(in 45 reviews)

  • "Good pay, opportunity for growth(in 40 reviews)

Cons
  • "Salary freeze due to economic situation in the province(in 19 reviews)

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

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Finance"

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    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Jurong East New Town, West
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Flexible working hour and quiet environment.

    Cons

    Not worth the time and effort.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing worth to mention

    Alberta Health Services2019-09-08
  2. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Ability to transfer internally all over the province

    Cons

    Lack of a available beds in long term care lead to people not getting the care they deserve.

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-29
  3. "Career Position"

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    Current Employee - Advanced Care Paramedic 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits

    Cons

    Under funded and lacking resources

    Advice to Management

    Fight for funding

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-16
  4. "Best team"

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    Current Employee - IT Analyst 
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Supportive team, collaborative environment, management is awesome!

    Cons

    The job duties are repetitive. But they are a lot of career opportunities/training/ available.

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-13
  5. "Work as unit clerk in ahs"

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    Current Employee - Unit Clerk in Calgary, AB

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good wage, good Benefits and good environment

    Cons

    Hard to get into, not always great positions

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-13
  6. "WHS"

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    Current Employee - Training and Development Coordinator in Red Deer, AB

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time

    Pros

    I was part of a great team

    Cons

    Red tape to never get progress. Extremely top heavy for management positions.

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-26
  7. "Best Pay in the business"

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    Current Employee - Health Care Aide 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best pay Flexible scheduling Fast paced

    Cons

    Difficultly you find work

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-23
  8. "It pays the bills"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Support V 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alberta Health Services full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours, Time for medical appointments

    Cons

    Health benefits are terrible, no support for education or training, Parking at some sites have a 15 year waiting list and is expensive

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-22
  9. "Good pension"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Generalist 

    I worked at Alberta Health Services full-time

    Pros

    Good pension lots of vacation.

    Cons

    Nothing to complain about, good long term

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-07
  10. "Nice to work here - but not the best culture for IT"

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    Current Employee - IT Analyst in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Great benefits - Competitive pay -Not as fast-paced as private IT companies

    Cons

    - Heavily based on leadership -Work culture is okay - micromanagement from manager and employee ideas are not encouraged -Still works on waterfall structure for IT processes

    Alberta Health Services2020-01-06
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