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Westchester Medical Center discusses layoffs

Westchester County Legislatures Catherine Borga and Virgina Perez

Westchester County Legislatures Catherine Borga and Virgina Perez listen as Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors members Robert Boland and Chris Crane speak about the financial state of the hospital and recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. Borga commented that the hospital is on a "collision course" for failure and the legislatures should step up into an "advocacy role." (Aug. 28, 2012) Photo Credit: Faye Murman

A member of the board of Directors for Westchester Medical Center spoke to a quorum of Westchester County Legislatures and an audience of current and former Westchester Medical Center employees, representatives for local union 860 and members of the New York State Nurses Association at the County Executive Building on Tuesday regarding the financial state of the hospital and recent spate of lay-offs. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Westchester County Legislatures Catherine Borga and Virgina Perez
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Westchester County Legislatures Catherine Borga and Virgina Perez listen as Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors members Robert Boland and Chris Crane speak about the financial state of the hospital and recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. Borga commented that the hospital is on a "collision course" for failure and the legislatures should step up into an "advocacy role." (Aug. 28, 2012)

Frustrated current and former Westchester Medical Center employees
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Frustrated current and former Westchester Medical Center employees as well as representatives from Westchester CSEA Local 860, listen to Board of Directors members Robert Boland and Chris Crane speak to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures regarding the financial state of the hospital as well as recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Robert Boland, Westchester Medical Center Board of Director
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Robert Boland, Westchester Medical Center Board of Director member, and legal advisor to the board Chris Crane speak to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures regarding the financial state of the hospital as well as recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Pauline Everett, of White Plains, speaks to a
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Pauline Everett, of White Plains, speaks to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures as as well members of the Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors about the lack of care and respect shown to her when she was laid off by the hospital on July 2 at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Alfreda Williams, Chair of the Committee on Community
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Alfreda Williams, Chair of the Committee on Community Services, speaks at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

An unidentified woman asks Westchester Medical Center Board
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

An unidentified woman asks Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors members Robert Boland and Chris Crane a question regarding the financial state of the hospital as well as recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Legal advisor to the Westchester Medical Center Board
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Legal advisor to the Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors Chris Crane speaks to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures regarding the financial state of the hospital as well as recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Legal advisor to the Westchester Medical Center Board
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Legal advisor to the Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors Chris Crane speaks to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures regarding the financial state of the hospital as well as recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors member Robert
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors member Robert Boland speaks to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures regarding the financial state of the hospital as well as recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Pauline Everett, of White Plains, speaks to a
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Pauline Everett, of White Plains, speaks to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures as as well members of the Westchester Medical Center Board of Directors about the lack of care and respect shown to her when she was laid off by the hospital on July 2 at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Frustrated current and former Westchester Medical Center employees
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Frustrated current and former Westchester Medical Center employees as well as representatives from Westchester CSEA Local 860 and the New York State Nurses Association, listen to Board of Directors members Robert Boland and Chris Crane speak to a quorum of Westchester County legislatures regarding the financial state of the hospital as well as recent lay-offs at the County Executive Building in White Plains. (Aug. 28, 2012)

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