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Layoffs to Hit Skagit Regional Health

As written in the Skagit Valley Herald, Skagit Regional Health is preparing to cut eight percent of its employment costs to help make up for a four million dollar loss in 2016. Much of the recent financial losses were because of cutbacks in federal dollars received by the safety-net hospital,…

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Yale New Haven Health to Add 40 New Jobs in New London

The Day is reporting Yale New Haven Health will be creating 40 new jobs in its financial operations of its medical group division as it consolidates the service into a new office located on Howard Street in New London. The existing 79 positions will be preserved during the transition and…

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Samaritan Health Services Cuts Costs to Avoid Layoffs

Samaritan Health Services Cuts Costs to Avoid Layoffs The Lebanon Express is reporting Samaritan Health Services is taking severe measures to avoid layoffs and maintain the highest quality of care for patients. The steps to reduce the financial hardship blamed on declining Medicaid revenue include a hiring freeze on positions…

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Trios Health Announces Layoffs Amid Financial Struggle

Trios Health Announces Layoffs Amid Financial Struggle KEPR TV reports Trios Health announced a reduction of employee hours and layoffs due to poor financial performance and a critical cash shortage. The Interim CEO and Chief Restructuring Officer, Craig Cudworth, also announced the hospital does not have plans to file bankruptcy,…

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Jackson Health Lays off Workers amid Funding Uncertainty

Jackson Health Lays off Workers amid Funding Uncertainty The Miami Herald reports Jackson Health System laid off less than 25 full-time workers in November 2016. Most positions were in the business development and human resources departments. Financial statements for the healthcare system’s fiscal year ending September 30, 2016 showed 11,820…