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Fri June 17, 2011

Morning headlines: Friday, June 17, 2011

Next month, SSM Health Care will no longer hire smokers.
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SSM Health Care will not Hire Smokers Starting in July

A St. Louis-based health care organization says it wants to improve the health of its employees and set an example, so smokers need not apply.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that SSM Health Care will begin a tobacco-free hiring policy in July.

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