TITLE

A LITTLE OFF THE TOP

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Melanie
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;6/2/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that many U.S. health systems and hospitals have trimmed jobs through attrition and layoffs. St. John Health, a subsidiary of Ascension Health, unveiled a restructuring plan in April 2008 that called for 300 layoffs and cut another 100 open jobs, or less than 2% of its workforce. Layoffs at its flagship Minneapolis hospital helped Allina Hospitals & Clinics rebound after the system's investment in information technology eroded the system's cash reserves in late 2006.
ACCESSION #
32622930

 

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