Town Square

Ailing economy takes toll on El Camino

Original post made on Dec 31, 2010

One of the last industries to feel the impact of the recession, health care fell ill in 2010, and El Camino Hospital was no exception. However, what began as a rough fiscal year for the local hospital was beginning to show signs of improvement at the start of December.

This story contains 70 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.


Like this comment
Posted by MVFlyer
a resident of Monta Loma
on Dec 31, 2010 at 3:14 pm

Try cutting CEO Kenneth Graham's salary of $632K, and the salaries of the other executives, and they may have been able to save more nurses' jobs.

And while the hospital is doing good things performing clinical research, there's a profit motive there as well--they get paid by the foundations or companies producing the products.