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Wiregrass Medical Center Geneva Layoffs'

In order to trim one-point-two million dollars from its operating budget..., the administration lays off 20 employees at Wiregrass Medical Center in Geneva.

CBS News

Wiregrass Medical Center administrators in Geneva say they needed to "cut one-point-two million dollars. They add cutting personnel is always the hardest thing to do...., but it had to be done.
Hospital CEO Jim Heitzenrater says the 20 positions were made across the board. In other words..., each department "lost" personnel. He says Obama care has left many hospitals searching for answers. In addition, decreased federal Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement has been devastating. Heitzenrater says the layoffs' is to become more efficient in order to survive…


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