WILL STAFF, PARTICULARLY CLINICAL STAFF SUCH AS NURSES, NEED TO REAPPLY FOR THEIR JOBS AFTER THE TRANSACTION? IF SO, WHAT FACTORS ARE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT DURING THE (RE) HIRING PROCESS?

WILL STAFF, PARTICULARLY CLINICAL STAFF SUCH AS NURSES, NEED TO REAPPLY FOR THEIR JOBS AFTER THE TRANSACTION? IF SO, WHAT FACTORS ARE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT DURING THE (RE) HIRING PROCESS?

We don’t expect that clinical (or other) staff will need to reapply for their positions.  Another orientation will not be required, but HCA will have employee communication meetings. A final decision on whether employees will have to do a pre-employment onboarding drug screen hasn’t been decided yet.