Topics regarding layoffs at Ascension Health

Topics regarding layoffs at Ascension Health

AH Via Christi Hospital

St. Louis-based Mercy plans to acquire ownership of Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, Kan. The proposed transaction includes the hospital, its locations and related physician practices. The deal is subject to regulatory approvals. ... —  read more 

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"Ascension's Chief Flack Abandons Ship"

Nick Ragone will take on the role of EVP, chief marcomms officer, across Jefferson Health, Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health Plans.

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"The Ascension Vampire"

Ascension has cut a quarter of its labor and delivery units in the past decade amidst a nationwide rise in pregnancy- and childbirth-related mortality, according to new analysis released today by National Nurses United, the nation’s largest union of... —  read more 

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Austin, Texas: "More Solidarity"

Registered nurses in the resident and fellow programs at Ascension Seton Medical Center (ASMC) in Austin, Texas, voted 96% in favor of representation by the National Nurses Organizing Committee (NNOC), an affiliate of National Nurses United (NNU)... —  read more 

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Hospital Layoffs: "Ramping Up"

"Layoff announcements have increased this year as hospitals and health systems limp out of a financially devastating 2022."

2024 Outlook: "Negative"

Hospitals leaders who are expecting sunnier financial days in the new year may be disappointed. S&P Global Ratings released its 2024 outlook for nonprofit hospitals and said it has a negative view for the sector. Hospitals continue to wrestle... —  read more 

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2,000 Layoffs at CommonSpirit

The health system announced the cuts, which affected about 2,000 full-time equivalents in ancillary, support and overhead functions, in its most recent financial statement. CommonSpirit has more than 150,000 employees and more than 25,000... —  read more 

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Wichita, Kansas: Nurses Protest Today

Registered nurses at two Ascension hospitals in Kansas — Ascension Via Christi St. Francis and Ascension Via Christi St. Joseph hospitals in Wichita — and one Ascension hospital in Texas are striking Wednesday. The strike began at 7 a.m. with nurses... —  read more 

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