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Cullman Regional Brings $200 Million Economic Impact To Cullman

by | May 18, 2017 | Business, City News, County News, Cullman, Cullman City, Get Smart

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Cullman Regional Brings $200 Million Economic Impact To Cullman

The economic impact Cullman Regional has on the community can be estimated using statewide multipliers from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Last week was National Hospital Week in Cullman and across the United States.

National Hospital Week celebrates hospitals and the women and men who support the health and wellbeing of their communities through dedication and compassionate care from the heart.

Cullman Regional is, of course, well-known for being a place where people go to heal while being a vital part of the community that fosters health and represents hope.

Far less obvious is Cullman Regional’s direct impact on our local economy. The hospital provides jobs in high numbers, purchases many goods and delivers a multitude of services.

The economic impact Cullman Regional has on the community can be estimated using statewide multipliers from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Examples:

$200,256,129 = Economic Impact of Cullman Regional1

2,114 = Total Employment2

$81,005,974.17 = Total Labor Income3

image (from left to right):  Denise Hollis, Tiffany Calvert and Valerie Cantrell Moore

James Clements, CEO of Cullman Regional, offered these thoughts about National Hospital Week and the hospital’s impact on the community:

“National Hospital Week, first and foremost, is a celebration of people. We’re extremely proud of each member of our staff. We recognize the important role they play in creating trust with our patients and our communities.”

For more information on Cullman Regional services or careers, visit

1This is the hospital’s total economic impact on the local economy.

2This is a total number of jobs created both directly and indirectly because of Cullman Regional.

3This is the total employment income generated from jobs directly or indirectly created by Cullman Regional.

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