A Massachusetts hospital that first opened its doors more than 100 years ago is set to close.
After suffering multi-million dollar losses, the Quincy Medical Center will no longer be operational as of midnight on Saturday.
"It has been struggling for many, many years," said hospital worker Nancy Munise.
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The sudden decision to close the hospital came as a surprise to its nearly 700 employees.
"Pretty much caught people really off guard, really surprised," said hospital worker Diane Bulman.
The 124-year-old hospital stopped admitting patients last weekend. All the beds there are now empty.
The hospital's owner, Steward Health Care, has agreed to keep a satellite facility open in Quincy to provide emergency medical services through Dec. 2015.