Ohio health system brings back all furloughed workers

In April, Adena Health System furloughed 576 workers to help balance out losses associated to the COVID-19 pandemic. The furloughs started on April 20 and affected workers in medical, service and administrative roles..

Alia Paavola –
Monday, August 31st, 2020

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Furloughs for all workers at Chillicothe, Ohio-based Adena Health System ended Aug. 31, according to the Chillicothe Gazette.

” Im happy to state that as of Monday, we will have rebounded to be in a position where we have everybody back to work,” stated Adena Health CEO Jeff Graham, according to the Gazette..

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In early August, the system confirmed to Beckers Hospital Review it had actually restored more than 500 employees, but about 50 people were still on furlough.
Now, those 50 workers will return..