ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY IMPACT
Economic Impact by the Numbers
ChristianaCare is an anchor to the economic viability of our community, providing financial activity, stability and job growth.
CHRISTIANA CARE CAREGIVERS
JOBS THROUGHOUT OUR COMMUNITY*
AVERAGE EACH CAREGIVER RETURNS TO OUR COMMUNITY PER YEAR
$ 1.48 billion
CAREGIVERS COLLECTIVELY RETURN TO THE ECONOMY**
$ 35.6 million
CAREGIVERS PAY IN DELAWARE STATE TAXES
$ 2.22 million
CAREGIVERS PAY IN WILMINGTON CITY TAXES
* Source: AHA analysis using BEA RIMS-II (1997/2006) multipliers, released in 2008, applied to 2016 American Hospital Association Annual Survey data, published June 2018.
** Source: AHA analysis using BEA RIMS-II (2007/2016) multipliers for hospital NAICS Code 622000, released 2018, applied to AHA Annual Survey data for 2016, published June 2018.
Volume Fiscal Year 2018
ChristianaCare is a leader by volume in the region, including a network of primary care physicians, medical aid units,
medical and surgical specialists, research and clinical trials, home health care, imaging, laboratory and rehabilitation services.
Emergency Department Visits Total
Home Health Visits
Medical Aid Unit Visits
Alzheimer's Day Program Visits
Primary Care Physician
17 School-Based Health
Centers - Student Visits
Comparative Cost of Hospitalization*
ChristianaCare consistently provides the best value to patients among the region's top hospitals.
- 9,328 1. CHRISTIANACARE
- $10,248 2. JEFFERSON
- $10,620 3. TEMPLE
- $11,324 4. UNIV. OF PENNSYLVANIA
- $13,227 5. JOHNS HOPKINS
*Source: COTH Annual Survey, 2017. Wage and CMI adjusted.