CPT1 Phlebotomist (Former Employee), Lake Havasu City, AZ – March 25, 2014
Pros: working at the hospital gives you good benefits
Cons: this is not a good hospital to work for
I was so excited to get a job at the hospital at first because it would give me my phlebotomy job and put me near my family but shortly after working at this hospital I realized things were very wrong.
I ended up resigning from this hospital after 2 months.
I found out a lot of bad things and I did report everything to management in writing before – more... leaving. – less
Nursing Student (Former Employee), Lake Havasu City, AZ – February 27, 2014
Pros: learned alot as a student
Cons: there were areas where i was not sure how to proceed with care at times
A typical day included providing direct patient care to those hospitalized. I learned alot regarding nursing skills, diseases, and treatments. There was always an instructor to guide us when we had issues and needed help. My co-workers consisted of my fellow nursing students as well as hospital staff and everyone was so helpful. The hardest part of – more... the job was being a new student and not always knowing what to do in a particular situation. The most enjoyable part of the job was interacting with patients and helping them recover. – less
Billing/Collector (Current Employee), Lake Havasu City, AZ – January 9, 2014
Pros: meal and gift shop discounts
Cons: short lunch times
Busy and fast paced. required to collect insurance payments timely, resolve issues and or rebill claims. I worked with a great team of people. I loved every thing about my job and all it's challenges. The reason I am seeking employment is due to a corporate decision to outsource all functions of the business office to a company located in Nashville, – more... TN. – less
RADIOLOGY CLERK (Current Employee), Lake Havasu City, AZ – August 23, 2013
Pros: radiology week, hospital week
Typical day at work is always busy. When we are not busy we keep our hospital looking clean. I have learned so much from people, patients and co-workers. different life styles, work habits but no matter what they are always willing to give a helping hand. The hardest part of working is having to handle difficult patients and family members but we work – more... as a team and get through it together. I enjoy coming to work everyday and just keep on learning. – less
Medical Transcriptionist. (Former Employee), Lake Havasu, AZ – April 5, 2013
I worked at Havasu Regional Medical Center for 22-years and very much enjoyed my employment at Havasu. However, the company decided to save money and outsource our medical transcription jobs and therefore all eight of the transcriptionist were laid off.
I had an excellent supervisor - lead transcriptionist - who was helpful and made working at Havasu – more... Regional as great place to work. – less
Registered Nurse (Former Employee), Lake Havasu City, AZ – January 8, 2013
At times given 7:1 nurse, patient ratio. Put on days when not requested or asked about. Management had lack of communication with staff. Benefits were okay. Enjoyed helping increase a persons health status. Co-workers at times enjoyable. I've learned to be more independent.
Staff RN (Former Employee), Lake Havasu City, AZ – February 9, 2012
Not a magnet hospital, very limited in benefits. I had a great manager and loved all my co-workers. There was just many factors that made me want to move on. One was the fact that there was no use for my Master's degree at this facility.