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Health Care & Our Local Economy

by Steve McCarthy, PT, MBA Health care can mean different things to different people. For us here, in southwest Wisconsin, a new study by the UW Extension shines some light on just how much is really does mean for us locally. What they found may surprise you. In its last fiscal year, Southwest Health generated $72 [read more]

Study: Southwest Health Adds $72 Million to Local Economy

[Platteville, WI] —- Southwest Health generates $72 million in local economic activity, according to a new study released by the University of Wisconsin – Cooperative Extension Department of Agriculture and Applied Economics and the Wisconsin Hospital Association. Click here to see how the Telegraph Herald, a regional daily newspaper, covered this story on its front [read more]