MINERAL COUNTY • Mineral County is the size of the state of Rhode Island • Residents rely on quality health care close to home • More than 2 million travelers pass through Mineral County each year.
MCH IS A LEVEL-IV TRAUMA CENTER • “Golden Hour” - Emergency care delivered within 60 minutes of a trauma saves lives • One of the Primary Trauma Receiving Centers for Critical Access Hospitals in the state
MEDICAL SERVICES• Move from inpatient to outpatient• Rooms are too small for today’s technology
ECONOMIC STABILITY • Mineral County’s Largest Employer • Accessible, Affordable quality health care is a determining factor for residents and businesses • Sustained growth and quality of life
FUTURE• 45,000 square feet• Modern outpatient clinic• Green facility, biomass heating/cooling• State-of-the-art surgery suite• Modern laboratory• Room for expansion• Advanced medical and diagnostic equipment
FINANCIAL BASIS• Community economic development• Based on Grants, Donations, Matching Funds• Low-interest loans• New Market Tax Credits