Florida layoffs 2017

Miami Hospital Layoffs Caused by Financial Struggles

Miami Hospital Layoffs

Shifting healthcare costs and dwindling patient admissions are some of the main reasons that the University of Miami-owned 560-bed hospital in downtown Miami is struggling, with Miami hospital layoffs taking place since May. The hospital is situated across the street from the university’s medical school campus in downtown Miami. The facility, formerly known as Cedars (more…)

Patriot National Layoffs Impact 250 Fort Lauderdale Employees

Patriot National Layoffs 2017

Patriot National Inc (NYSE:PN), an insurance services company, is cutting a third of its workforce, amounting to about 250 jobs eliminated. The Patriot National layoffs follow the company’s loss of its largest customer, Guarantee Insurance Company, which was placed under state receivership. The Fort Lauderdale layoffs were released alongside an announcement that Patriot National has entered (more…)


The Mosaic Company to Idle Plant City, Florida Operations: 430 Layoffs

Mosaic Co layoffs

Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS), aka The Mosaic Company, has filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) notice with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, saying it was shutting down its Plant City operations at the end of 2017. The Plymouth, Minnesota-based fertilizer company said it will idle the Florida facility for at least one year. (more…)

Nearly 900 Workers Facing Layoffs in Florida in the Coming Months

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Hundreds in Florida Are Being Pushed Out of Work  The latest employment statistics posted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor are encouraging, yet hundreds of workers in Florida are bracing for layoffs in the coming months. The layoff notices filed by companies with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity do not paint a very rosy picture (more…)