GE Healthcare Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at GE Healthcare

Global reduction

Heard a rumor that Larry Culp asked Kieran Murphy to reduce the GEHC headcount from 40k to around 30k.

More layoffs

GE Healthcare is laying off 123 people in Wauwatosa as part of its previously announced plans to move as many as 250 jobs from Wauwatosa to its headquarters in Chicago or regional... —  read more 

New rounds

Several people getting laid off across the board in all areas, some get early retirement, others not. Positions outsourced overseas, as usual.

Memorial Day cuts all around

Cuts started in service for USCAN last week. Rumor mill has had the numbers of 30/region. Sales cuts started this week all over with each region taking hits. Talk of more changes to applications team as well. Reduced hours/part... —  read more 

USCAN Marketing relocation

It’s obvious that special considerations have been made for management in USCAN marketing. All of them admitted that they wouldn’t be able to make the move, but then they all changed their minds after some meetings in Chicago. It’s also clear that... —  read more 

Several layoffs around imaging area

Few positions are reorged here and there, mostly in product managemnt. Not a big loss, there were a lot of useless fat accumulated there. The engineering and others might come next. They are cleaning and leaning, that is good.

People, now's the time to look for a way out!

This company is going down and it's going down fast. Everybody still working here should be actively looking for a new job. Don't allow yourself to be caught unawares. It is so much easier to find a job when you already have one instead of having to... —  read more 

USCAN Marketing

The relocation to Chicago was just confirmed for the USCAN Marketing team. It affects all ~100 USCAN marketers in the US. No relocation package, no salary adjustment. Yes or no decision required by 2/28. If yes, you have until 9/1 to begin working in... —  read more 

Relocations to Chicago

It’s just hearsay at this point, but lots of rumors going around that people supporting USCAN will be asked to relocate from Milwaukee to Chicago. Lots of upset employees and little answers from management.

Ongoing layoffs in Chicago and accross the states

Chicago - at least 20 persons affected, it goes in waves and is not over. Earlier last month a lot of people in sales and service were cut (mostly remote positions). Some get voluntary job reduction package offer (mostly older guys).

GE Healthcare - San Diego office is closing

The API Healthcare San Diego. CA office laid-off all but 5 of its ~28 office staff on Friday April 12, 2019. The San Diego office is closing its doors for good at end of May. Posted in an older thread, bumped to the top for important info. Originally... —  read more 

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GE BioPharma sale

What is the origin of the GE BioPharma business that was just sold to Danaher? Does it stem from the Amersham acquisition of 2004?

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Healthcare spinnoff should be good

GE healthcare should do well in spinoff, Profits and reliability of XR products may fare well Since very little of the current systems are actually made by GE. Examples are ; P600 Fluoro room is actually a Toshiba Kahalre system Proteus XRf is... —  read more 

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Is GE Healthcare shielded?

I know GEHC wants to be separate but not sure why would a new person separate a cash cow. And that too when millions are tied to the stock price. Anyway, we should start evaluating employees by a point system where education, credentials, degrees all... —  read more 

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Incoming changes

GM of an ultrasound modality will be terminated and Zone Management adjusted to E+W only with personnel changes - Don't envy MK replacement. Any chance we can get any more information on this? (Found the original quote in an old thread but it was... —  read more 

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Any news on GE Healthcare layoffs?

I keep hearing rumors about VBC being sold off and our engineers are leaving for Amazon and Google in droves. The financials s---, so wouldn't surprise me.

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Reckless contracting in Services

Less coming in and more and more going out. We continue to sign contracts where we know we will surely loose in millions over time. Flannery is gone, these extra ordinary contracts had no vision but to jack up contract prices and make healthcare... —  read more 

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Moved: Jupiter Florida to Oak Creek Milwaukee

Worked for GE Healthcare from 2001 to 2016 in Jupiter Florida. Lost my job when they decided to move our repair facility to Oak Creek Milwaukee. Do to my age they just decide to give me my pension.

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Reduction in Force acrosss Services and Partners

As expected significant RIF is expected across most of services and consulting (partners). GE Healthcare has the benchmark of operating with minimal workforce from just few years back when they shrank zones and heads big time. Most are expected... —  read more 

madison layoffs may 31 2017

Employees were called together in small groups and told by managers there had been a number of layoffs. It is unclear how many and if it is limited to one side or company wide. Rummor mill says 10-15 in Madison Wi,

Previous post is incorrect. So far in 2016, two large layoffs occurred in the IT department. Another is likely to come in November.

In late 2015, after hiring 400 - 500 employees in low-cost countries, ~200 IT employees were laid off at GE Healthcare, mainly in Milwaukee. In April, another 200. In October, between 100 and 200, and rumor has it that another action is scheduled for... —  read more 

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