Yakima Valley Memorial cuts traveling staff in response to 'large financial losses'

Continuing financial losses are causing Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital officials to cut traveling staff.The hospital confirmed to the Yakima Heral...

September 2, 2022
6:54 AM

Continuing financial losses are causing Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital officials to cut traveling staff.The hospital confirmed to the Yakima Herald-Republic on Thursday that it will reduce its use of traveling nurses within the next month, and will adjust its staffing in response to 'large financial losses' it is facing in 2022.'Memorial's goal is to be sustainable now and into the future,' hospital officials said in an email to the Herald-Republic. 'We are decreasing our reliance on traveling staff and updating our staffing plan to align with existing resources.

Joel Donofrio