100 jobs cut at Robbinsdale, MN-based North Memorial Health Care
AP/Minneapolis Star Tribune, May 19, 2009
North Memorial Health Care in Robbinsdale, MN, is cutting 100 positions, or about 2% of its hospital's workforce. A combination of reduced hours and layoffs will affect 170 employees. This is the second round of cuts in six months at North Memorial. In December, it eliminated 380 jobs, or 7% of its workforce. North Memorial has absorbed $17.5 million in bad debt, charity care, and discounts for the uninsured so far this year.