ProMedica eliminates approximately 100 employees

ProMedica eliminates approximately 100 employees

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - ProMedica announced Thursday afternoon that they have decided to lay off about 100 employees.

In a statement sent to WTOL 11,  the decision comes after "the healthcare industry continues to face a series of challenges, including decreasing reimbursement rates for services and rising operational costs."

Majority of the positions being eliminated are in leadership and corporate functions.  In addition, 60 non-direct patient care positions that were vacant will not be filled.

Below is the full statement sent to WTOL 11 :

"The healthcare industry continues to face a series of challenges, including decreasing reimbursement rates for services and rising operational costs. To adapt, health systems around the country have had to make tough financial decisions.

Below is the letter that was given to employees who were laid off.

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