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2/3/03

More Layoffs Expected For Covenant

Covenant Medical Systems is expected to make another round of layoffs. Covenant Spokesman Eddie Owens says the hospital will not release details of when or how many people may lose their jobs until the end of the fiscal year.

So far, the hospital has laid off 148 employees, mostly because of a drop in reimbursements from programs like Medicare and Medicaid.

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