Last updated 9:36AM ET
May 19, 2013
WFCR Local Features
Area hospitals feel economic downturn; layoffs force a careful look at patient care
Hospitals are not immune to ripple effects from the recent economic downturns. It's bad news for employees and for patients. In western New England, administrators at Cooley Dickinson, Bay State Medical, and Holyoke Hospital are cutting staff or not filling open positions. WFCR's Susan Kaplan spoke with Michael Doonan from the Massachusetts Health Policy Forum about what hospitals and their customers are facing.
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