December 2017 will end with many layoffs across the healthcare industry in the U.S. Maimonides Medical Center and Detroit Medical Center were affected the most in these job cuts. Maimonides Medical Center has cut about 200 employees as a cost-cutting measure. According to a news report, the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also (more…)
Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:MOH) will continue to lay off Long Beach, California-based employees through the end of 2017. In August, the health insurer announced restructuring efforts that included the loss of 1,500 jobs across the country. According to Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) filings with the state of California, Molina Healthcare layoffs will include (more…)
Oklahoma State Department of Health Cost-Cutting in Progress The holiday season lost a good bit of its cheer for some in Oklahoma, as government department layoffs were recently announced and will affect dozens leading into the new year and even more people in 2018. The Oklahoma State Department of Health layoffs in 2017 will claim (more…)
Restructuring to Result in Tenet Layoffs The Detroit Medical Center is reportedly cutting its workforce by 150 jobs before the new year, part of the for-profit hospital complying with parent company Tenet Healthcare Corp (NYSE:THC), which called for Tenet layoffs to reach 1,300 across the company. While officials did not provide local news outlets with (more…)
Labor Organizations Oppose Maimonides Layoffs Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn is looking to cut as many as 200 employees, the hospital said in a statement. The Maimonides layoffs are another addition to the increasing difficulty that the healthcare industry in the U.S. is facing. The move was said to be a cost-cutting measure and amounts (more…)
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…)
UnitedHealth Group layoffs led to 138 employees being cut from its office near Newark, Delaware, due to a Medicaid contract loss that forced the company to reduce its presence in the state, hurting an already struggling Delaware.
Recent Harrington HealthCare Layoffs Harrington Healthcare System is yet another healthcare company to have a round of layoffs. The company recently laid off 23 employees, which equals 1.5% percent of its entire workforce. The majority of the layoffs were given to managers and supervisors, including a smaller group of individuals who reported to the president (more…)
East Houston Regional Medical Center to Shut Down Due to Storm Damage Despite surviving previous storms, the East Houston Regional Medical Center will now be shutting down in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, leading to hundreds of Houston hospital layoffs.
AnMed Health announced on Wednesday that as many as 94 full-time and part-time workers were laid off, with another 65 vacant positions being eliminated. The AnMed layoffs represent what experts believe will be a growing trend as political uncertainty regarding healthcare policy in the U.S. will likely lead to more healthcare layoffs.