Tampa, FL Hospitals: HELP! - page 3

I'm relocating to the Tampa area from PA in January. I'm a young nurse, looking to work on Med/Sug, and Ortho units. I have interviewed and visited with some hospitals in the area, including St. Pete... Read More

  1. by   aachavez
    What's wrong with HCA? I've been volunteering at an HCA facility for over a year, and now just got hired as a tech ( I graduate in Sept.). My family has spent more time than we'd like here, but each time one of us has a stay everyone is great. It's close to home, and I hear pay (my pay now is already pretty good) is good so staying as an RN sounds like a pretty good plan.... so what's the problem with HCA? Why are people being warned away from it?
  2. by   yp1624
    I agree with you!!! How can you generalize a company with hundreds of facilities and they are all horrible!! Its all about the experience you receive which can be negative even in the best hospitals in America!
  3. by   Franklin RN BSN MSN
    Your relative really, really LOVES you!! : ) Be thankful to them. Stay Away from FL Tampa. Wishig you lots of luck elsewhere. There are some great places in the area. Don't let this one or two facility bring you down. Check out Baycare!