Keokuk Hospital Eliminates 24 Full-time Jobs

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By Liz Blood

KEOKUK, Iowa (AP) — Keokuk Area Hospital has cut almost 8 percent of its full-time jobs.

The Daily Gate City reports that 24 full-time and 10 part-time jobs were eliminated.

Fitch Healthcare President Duane Fitch said Friday that no direct patient-care nurses, entire departments or services were lost.

Fitch Healthcare, of Oak Brook, Ill., was hired by the hospital board to help turn around the hospital's finances.

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