GE Healthcare http://wamc.org en GE Healthcare Lays Off 10 Percent http://wamc.org/post/ge-healthcare-lays-10-percent <p>GE Healthcare is laying off about 10 percent of its approximately 500 employees at its Vermont operation in South Burlington.<br><br>But the company says it will try to find "alternate roles" for the workers.<br><br>GE Healthcare spokesman Benjamin Fox says the company needed to "make tough decisions in the current business climate."<br><br>Fox wouldn't say how many workers 10 percent represented, but the Burlington Free Press (http://bfpne.ws/ZBHr4W) is reporting the company had 527 workers last January.<br> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 22:40:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52108 at http://wamc.org