(CBS DETROIT) – Hundreds of Henry Ford Health System workers are out of their job after voluntarily quitting to avoid the company’s vaccine mandate.
The health system confirms 400 employees quit over the mandate rather than getting the COVID-19 vaccine.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Impacting Health & Well-Being Across Metro Region
Another 1,900 workers were given religious or medical exemptions.READ MORE: Detroit Police Department To Host Drive-Up Candy Stations On Oct. 31 At All Precincts
Those quitting make up less than 1% of Henry Ford’s workforce.
The hospital says new hires are already offsetting these losses.MORE NEWS: Metro Detroit Woman Files Lawsuit Against Walmart, Says Discriminated Against By Managers
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