Illinois Hospitals and Health Systems
Generate $83.4 Billion
Annual Impact on State's Economy
Illinois' more than 200 hospitals and nearly 50 health systems generate a total annual impact of
$83.4 billion on the state's economy, according to a new report by the Illinois
Hospital Association (IHA).
Illinois Hospitals and Health Systems $83.4 Billion
State Economic Impact examines the statewide economic impact of Illinois
hospitals and health systems. In Illinois, one out of every 10 jobs is in health
care, with the state's hospitals and health systems employing more than a
quarter of a million people, generating nearly 450,000 direct and indirect jobs.