SSM Health Care
Back in June, BJC Healthcare cut 160 employees, St. Anthony’s laid off 23, and last month SSM Health Care cut more than 200 jobs locally.
A St. Louis-based Catholic-sponsored health care system is cutting 586 jobs in four states, including 206 in the St. Louis region.
Local hospitals noted the trend from the ER to urgent care. Mercy now operates eight urgent care locations and SSM Health Care will soon have four.
SSM Health Care’s apology following a lawsuit filed on behalf of Regina Turner of St. Ann.
SSM Health Care, one of the largest Catholic health care providers in the U.S. says the transaction could be complete by this summer.
Chris Howard (pictured) takes over for the retiring Jim Sanger.
The organization says it wants to improve the health of its employees and set an example.