Boston Medical Center plans to furlough 10 percent of its staff — approximately 700 jobs — as it looks to conserve financial resources during the coronavirus pandemic. 

CEO Kate Walsh said in an interview that the decision was made after the hospital’s daily ambulatory visits, typically numbering at 4,000, dropped precipitously after state officials called for the cancelation of all elective surgeries and encouraged people to stay at home. 

“We had people coming to work, taking the T…

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