La administración del Centro Médico Universitario (UMC) dio inicio a las reuniones presupuestales para fijar metas para el año fiscal 2017, pero no sin antes haber escuchado las opiniones y necesidades de algunos de los empleados del hospital.
The University Medical Center Board of Trustees held its first 2017 budget meeting Wednesday.
A wide range of hospital employees were in attendance, including several caregivers with the Service Employees International Union of Texas.
Newly-hire UMC CEO Jacob Cintron will earn $480,000 a year, according to an employment agreement obtained by ABC-7.
Cintron, a former University Medical Center of El Paso Associate, was selected by the UMC Board of Managers last week. He is expected to begin working for the county hospital Monday, July 25.
University Medical Center of El Paso saw unprecedented growth in the last decade as it sought to increase access to high quality, affordable health care to all El Paso County residents.