John Muir Health to Sell MuirLab Biz to Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp), Lay Off 540

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John Muir Health, a two-hospital system in Walnut Creek and Concord, is selling its MuirLab clinical lab business to LabCorp. Terms were not disclosed, but the sale would result in 540 MuirLab jobs being eliminated, although roughly one in three of them may move over to LabCorp, also known as Laboratory Corporation of America (NYSE: LH). "We expect 150 (MuirLab staffers) to get job opportunities at LabCorp" and there may be others who find employment there, said Ben Drew, a John Muir Health spokesman.

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