Four Central Kentucky hospitals release economic impact reports
May 8, 2023
Each of the four hospitals comprising Lifepoint Health’s Central Kentucky Market today released their Community Benefit Reports, which outline the economic impact of the facilities on their local communities for the 2022 fiscal year. The reports for Georgetown Community Hospital, Bluegrass Community Hospital (Versailles), Bourbon Community Hospital (Paris) and Clark Regional Medical Center (Winchester) outline details such as the number of capital improvements, amount of payroll, taxes paid and more.
“As community and regional facilities, our hospitals, clinics and ERs are important access points for healthcare in Central Kentucky,” said Cliff Wilson, CEO of Georgetown Community Hospital and Market President for Lifepoint Health’s Central Kentucky Market. “In addition to providing that high-quality healthcare close to home, we know our economic impact is also a contributor to our mission towards making communities healthier®.”
Combined, these Central Kentucky hospitals:
- Employed over 1500 individuals market-wide
- Distributed a combine payroll of nearly $128 million
- Donated $30.9 million in services to those in need
- Paid $16.9 million in taxes
The report for each hospital was posted on its facility website and is linked below.
About Lifepoint Health in Central Kentucky
Clark Regional Medical Center in Winchester, Bourbon Community Hospital in Paris, Georgetown Community Hospital in Georgetown and Bluegrass Community Hospital in Versailles comprise a network of hospitals within Lifepoint Health. Each hospital offers a wide range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services and all are recognized quality leaders through the National Quality Program. Working as an integrated network, together these hospitals offer 237 beds and with a 17-county combined service area in Central Kentucky, offering critical services close to home. For more information, visit our websites: ClarkRegional.org, GeorgetownCommunityHospital.com, BourbonHospital.com, BluegrassCommunityHospital.com.