In the News: Community Health Centers Contributed About $1.2 billion In Economic Activity in 2016

October 1, 2018 by Dylan Lewis

By Mountain Family Health Centers

A report by the Colorado Community Health Network shows that Colorado community health centers achieved the following in 2016:

  • Strengthened Colorado’s economy by contributing about $1.2 billion in economic activity, including $583 million in direct operating expenditures in local economies, and additional economic activity totaling $644 million.
  • Directly generated 5,353 full-time jobs and supported an additional 4,426 jobs in other businesses.

… and much more. Public News Service covered the report and spoke with our CEO, Ross Brooks. You can read and listen to that story here.

Click here to read the full Colorado Community Health Network report.

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