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10 layoffs, furloughs in the spine & orthopedic industry

April 14, 2020 / Written by Alan Condon

The widespread suspension of elective surgeries due to the COVID-19 pandemic is causing significant economic difficulties for device companies and practices in the orthopedic industry.

In the past month, Becker’s Spine Review has reported on 10 practices and device companies in the industry that have furloughed or laid off employees due to the financial challenges caused by the pandemic:

1. Clearwater-based Florida Spine Institute and its surgery center is laying off 62 employees and suspending operations due to mounting economic difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Josh Sandberg

Josh Sandberg is the President and CEO of Ortho Spine Partners and sits on several company and industry related Boards. He also is the Creator and Editor of OrthoSpineNews.

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