Wellmont Health System eliminated 470 American Jobs in 2016

MSHA eliminated 5% of its workforce in 2016

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – While Wellmont Health System added employees in 2016 compared to 2015, Mountain States Health Alliance reduced its total number of employees by 5 percent, the equivalent of 470 positions, according to recent tax filings.

A MSHA spokesperson says at the end of 2016, the system employed 8,150 people, which is compared to the 8,620 employees listed on the organization’s most recent tax filing at the end of 2015.

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