Amid coronavirus-related cuts, Texas hospital offers employees bonuses
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As many as 16 million Americans have lost their jobs over the last three weeks, and frontline health care workers saw pay cuts and benefits slashed while they put their personal health at risk to take care of the nation’s sickened novel coronavirus patients.
But in Texas, where there have been over 11,400 confirmed cases of COVID-19, one hospital is working to ensure that its employees who have been sidelined by canceled surgeries and forced to take paid time off are at least being partially compensated for it.
“What our CEO Mark Wallace has done, is a few days ago, sent out an email telling everybody about how appreciative, of course, we are of the work they are doing – but also understanding the stress they are …continued .
[Source: Fox News]