In all, Iowa’s Health Care Sector Provides More Than 340,000 Jobs Across State
(DES MOINES, IA) – Crawford County Memorial Hospital (CCMH) generates 442 jobs that add $27,636,933 to the Crawford County economy, according to the latest study by the Iowa Hospital Association (IHA). In addition, CCMH employees by themselves spend $4,786,478 on retail sales and contribute $287,189 in state sales tax revenue.
Erin Muck, CCMH President and CEO, noted the dollars generated by the health care industry provide a firm foundation for further economic growth in the county.
“As the population in rural Iowa continues to age, the economic impact of healthcare continues to grow,” Muck said. “Our continuing efforts to bring medical specialties and up-to-date technology closer to our patients means better accessibility, convenience and quality of care.”
Evan Blakley, Executive Dire...