$38.8 Billion Economic Impact from Nashville’s Health Care Industry

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The Nashville Health Care Council recently released a study detailing the economic impact of Nashville’s health care industry. Key findings include the $38.8 billion annual contribution to the local economy from the nearly 400 health care companies and 400 professional services firms located in Nashville. Nashville’s 16 publicly traded health care companies (including AMSURG) produce 500,000 jobs and $73 billion in revenues around the world.   “Looking beyond these staggering figures, you simply cannot quantify the entrepreneurial spirit and collaborative mindset that propel Nashville’s dynamic health care network,” said Hayley Hovious, Council president. “Ninety-five percent of Nashville Health Care Council member CEOs reported that a headquarters in Nashville is important to their company’s positive performance.”

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