Avera Health: What's it like to work here?

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210 reviews from employees

kununu Score: 4.3Recommendation: 94%
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210 employees rated this employer with an average of 4.3 points on a scale from 1 to 5.

193 employees recommended the employer in their reviews. The employer was not recommended in 13 reviews.

Okay benefits package it could be better, no sick time, have to use pto for holidays.

3.3
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EmployeeWorked at Avera McKennan Hospital Medical Staff in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

Leading healthcare provider, try to give employees extra events

What I dislike

Not covering birth control under the employee health insurance

Suggestions for improvement

Sick time and paid holidays with out using pto. More of a discount for cafeteria food and medical services.

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Sometimes don’t feel like part of a team.

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Avera does not recycle

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Nursing is always some type of a challenge


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This hospital is a fantastic place to work. The employees are friendly and management couldn’t be better.

5.0
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EmployeeWorked at Avera McKennan Hospital Medical Staff in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

I moved from out of state for the job, however my new coworkers were great about orienting me to the area and ensuring everything went smoothly

What I dislike

I honestly can’t name anything, I’m sure others have differing opinions, but i am new to the company

Suggestions for improvement

Continuing to work toward advanced in the respective fields


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Everyone wants each other to be successful and therefore we build each other up

5.0
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EmployeeWorked at Avera Health in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

Everyone works together like family and treats each other with respect

What I dislike

Insurance and the billing department insurance is expensive and the bills go to Collection before you even get the final bill

Suggestions for improvement

Get the billing issues straightened out


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It’s just a great place to work and I love it

4.4
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Former EmployeeWorked at Avera Health in Sioux Falls, SD.

What I like

Everyone is just great. We get along well and have great communication

What I dislike

I think our insurance could be better and more affordable

Suggestions for improvement

Better insurance, higher pay, and more parking


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It is a very work family environment everyone treats with other will respect and teamwork

5.0
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EmployeeWorked at Avera Health in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

Everyone treats each other like family and if someone is struggling professionally or personally it is a team effort to help each other

What I dislike

Insurance is expensive and the billing department does not do a very good job of explaining your statements

Suggestions for improvement

Make the billing department more user friendly and and getting better insurance


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Everyone works together and treats each other with respect

5.0
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EmployeeWorked at Avera Health in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

When someone is struggling either personally or professionally everyone pitches in yo help

What I dislike

Health insurance is expensive and doesn't have very good coverage

Suggestions for improvement

Better health insurance and coverage

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I am exceptionaly proud of my employer


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I have enjoyed working for a catholic hospital system and enjoy all the extras they do for employees.

4.7
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EmployeeWorked at Avera McKennan Hospital Medical Staff in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

During the covid crisis they paid our health insurance for 2 months.

What I dislike

Not Covering birth control for employees due to religious reasons.

Suggestions for improvement

They could pay more for hourly employees.

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the culture of caring and our health ministry


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There is a family dynamic and everyone works together as a team

5.0
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EmployeeWorked at Avera Health in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

Everyone is there for a common goal and helps each other

What I dislike

Healthcare insurance is expensive

Suggestions for improvement

To offer cheaper healthcare insurance and options

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I am extremely proud of my job


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I love working here. Great management and coworkers

4.7
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EmployeeWorked at Avera Health in Sioux Falls, SD at the time of review.

What I like

This is a great place for beginners and for veteran nurses and staff

What I dislike

Have enough staff to keep us protected against violent patients

Suggestions for improvement

None that I can think of. The pay is higher than other areas

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Awesome place

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I am a nurse


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Company is very self-centered. Did not treat employees well. It was a safe environment

3.6
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Former EmployeeWorked at Avera St Anthony's Hospital in Oneill, NE.

What I like

Enjoyed my job. I felt supported by peers. Benefits were competitive. Appropriate training. Adequate help and resources in facility. E-emergency is a benefit to the facility.

What I dislike

Negative environment. Minimal positive feed back.

Suggestions for improvement

More positive feed back. Increase annual raise. More appreciation.


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