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Job losses from cost-cutting likely to continue, though ACA may not be to blame
Modern Healthcare

With anecdotal reports of job cuts at hospitals pouring in from across the country, experts say this may be what healthcare cost-cutting looks like—and there may be much more to come. “Hospitals are labor-intensive. And if we’re going to see cost-cutting in hospitals, the first place you are going to look is labor,” said David Dranove, professor of health industry management at the Kellogg School of Management in Evanston, Ill.

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