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June 23, 2021, 9:57 PM

Houston Methodist Fires Employees Who Snubbed Vaccine Mandate

Paul Stinson
Paul Stinson
Staff Correspondent

A Houston Methodist hospital group in Texas said 153 employees have left their jobs or been fired for failing to follow its Covid-19 vaccine mandate for employees.

Hospital group spokeswoman Patti Muck on Wednesday disclosed the number of staff who either resigned or were terminated but she declined to specify the exact number of employees in each category.

The terminations were carried out Tuesday after the lapsing of a June 22 suspension period for employees who had not been vaccinated by a June 7 deadline, Muck said. Those who were still not vaccinated and out of compliance with company policy ...

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