News Release

Hospitals Project Big Job Losses if Medi-Cal Cuts Are Implemented
$2 Billion Economic Hit Possible, 36,000 Jobs at Risk If Cuts Are Implemented

SACRAMENTO (May 10, 2013) – California’s fragile economic recovery could be dealt a severe setback if pending Medi-Cal payment cuts to hospitals are implemented, according to a newly released economic issue brief prepared by the California Hospital Association (CHA).