CAMC Health System to cut 40 NPs, PAs

Charleston (W.Va.) Area Medical Center Health System will eliminate 40 positions effective Nov. 4, according to a WCHS-TV report.

Hospital spokesperson Dale Witte confirmed to Becker's cuts primarily affect nurse practitioners, but also include some physician assistants. He added hospital officials are working with affected employees and will help in identifying other job opportunities within CAMC.

The 40 job cuts come amid the system's plan to eliminate 300 jobs by the end of 2017. The system has attributed the decision to financial concerns.

 

More articles on leadership:
Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard J. Tyson 'disappointed' by Graham-Cassidy bill
Trump praises healthcare system of nonexistent African country
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation CEO: Graham-Cassidy bill is 'bad for health'

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

 

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months