Searcy hospital to stop hiring smokers | Arkansas Blog

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Searcy hospital to stop hiring smokers

Posted By on Thu, Sep 22, 2011 at 9:35 AM

NO SMOKING: If you want to work here.
  • NO SMOKING: If you want to work here.

Channel 7 reports that the White County Medical Center in Searcy has announced a new policy not to hire smokers. Existing employees who smoke — about 200 — will be grandfathered.

Random nicotine screens will be used to sniff out smokers (and those using gum and patches to quit.)


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