Report cites hospitals' impact on economy

Archer, Rick
December 2004
Westchester County Business Journal;12/20/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 51, p3
This article focuses on a New York State report according to which Westchester County hospitals create a $3.2 billion impact on Westchester's economy. The Healthcare Association of New York State found that the 16 local health-care institutions included in the report pay more than 15,000 employees about $995 million a year. In addition, the hospitals buy $661 million worth of supplies a year. Statewide, hospitals have a $79 billion economic impact, according to the report. The health-care industry as a whole has an even greater impact.


Related Articles

  • A report card on report cards. BARR, PAUL // Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2013, Vol. 87 Issue 12, p16 

    The article reports on the report card grading system produced by the Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) for the ranking of hospitals.

  • Hospitals Important To Economy As Well As Health, HANYS Says. Gibbons, Muriel // Insurance Advocate;12/20/2004, Vol. 115 Issue 42, p15 

    The article reports that according to a report released by the Healthcare Association of New York State, hospitals and health systems in New York State generate almost $80 billion for the state and local economies, about 10 percent of the gross state product. The study, "The Impact of New York's...

  • 'Healthy Conversations' get NY hospitals talking to communities. Ament, Lucy // AHA News;2/5/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p4 

    This article highlights how the Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) is working with the American Hospital Association (AHA) to help hospitals reach their goals of being a vital community resource that merit public support. With the objective of obtaining an efficient health care...

  • Nyack and Helen Hayes hospitals nominated for award.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;1/8/2007, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p7 

    The article reports on the nomination of Nyack Hospital and Helen Hayes Hospital by the Healthcare Association of New York State for their collaborative efforts to provide outpatient rehabilitation services in New York. Both hospitals are committed to provide required space, staff, and...

  • State Scans.  // AHA News;11/16/98, Vol. 34 Issue 44, p6 

    Presents information on health-related issues across the United States as of November 1998. Preparations of hospitals in Southern California for the flu season; Campaign program launched by the Healthcare Association of New York State; Acquisition made by Tenet Healthcare Corp.

  • HANYS rebuts business group's call to kill or cut health care taxes. Asplund, Jon // AHA News;12/07/98, Vol. 34 Issue 45, p6 

    Reports that the Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) wants the state Legislature to re-examine health care taxes that it calls subsidies for hospitals. Information on the report `Misguided Money' by the Public Policy Institute; Details on a rebuttal of HANYS.

  • Hospital auxiliary honored.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;2/23/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p17 

    The Benedictine Hospital Auxiliary has been awarded the Healthcare Association of New York State's 2003 Auxiliary Advocacy award. The Advocacy award recognizes auxiliaries that have committed significant time and effort to serving as advocates for their healthcare facilities and communities...

  • St. Luke's auxiliary honored.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;4/22/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p20 

    The 2001 Auxiliary Advocacy Award was presented to St. Luke's hospital through the Healthcare Association of New York State. It has been announced by St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital. The award was presented to 67 health care facility auxiliaries in recognition of their commitment to significant...

  • Hospitals hurt by ailing markets. Soule, Alexander // Westchester County Business Journal;3/16/2009, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p21 

    The article focuses on the effort of hospitals to deal with drops in investment revenue to offset shortfalls from New York's Medicaid funding. A survey by Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS) and Greater New York Hospital Association (GNYHA) showed that hospitals operate at a margin...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics