HIMA•San Pablo Hospitals announce layoffs
By The Star Staff
HIMA•San Pablo Hospitals announced in recent days a strategic plan to address the challenging economic landscape and ensure a sustainable future for the organization, which includes employee layoffs.
“We deeply value the contribution and dedication of each member of our team,” said Armando Rodríguez, President and CEO of the HIMA•San Pablo Group in a written statement.
“This decision was not taken lightly, but it is essential to continue providing high-quality care to our patients as we adapt to the changing healthcare industry landscape,” Rodríguez explained.
The ongoing impact of the economic recession, coupled with changes in the healthcare industry, has presented significant challenges for the hospitals. Like many healthcare organizations, HIMA•San Pablo Hospitals have experienced financial pressures that require immediate action.
The decision to reduce the workforce will affect 300 positions across various hospitals, a measure taken after thorough evaluations, ensuring that essential healthcare services and patient safety are not compromised.