Key Industries / Health & Wellness

The health and wellness industry includes a dynamic and growing group of businesses that provide preventive, curative and rehabilitative services. Extending beyond health care delivery, the industry represents a continuum of businesses ranging from treating disease to a multidimensional and holistic approach that focuses on complete physical and mental health, social well-being, and disease prevention. Businesses in the health and wellness industry includes the offices of physicians, dentists, chiropractors, optometrists, mental health practitioners, physical and speech therapists, podiatrists and other health practitioners. The industry includes hospitals ranging from general medical, surgical and psychiatric to substance abuse and specialty care, and includes centers focused on family planning, outpatient mental health and substance abuse, kidney dialysis, diagnostic imaging and emergency care. Businesses focused on nursing care, assisted living and long-term care, and businesses that provide services for individuals, families and the elderly, are also included. The industry includes home health equipment rental, fitness and recreation facilities, diet and weight reducing services, and massage and yoga services. Companies that manufacture ophthalmic goods, and retailers engaged in vitamins and nutrition supplements, are also included.

Jobs & Wages

source: Q1 2016, QCEW
Sub Sector # Jobs Average Annual Wage
Healthcare & Social Assistance
This includes:
General Medical/Surgical Hospitals
Offices of Physicians
Offices of Dentists
Offices of Other Healthcare Practiioners
Outpatient Care Centers
Home Health Care Services
Nuring Care Facilities
Health and personal care stores
Social Advocacy Organizations

 
4,600 $48,485
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation
This includes:
Other Amusement/Recreation Industries
7,328 $32,487


Health & Wellness Assets


Asset County
Vail Valley Medical Center Eagle
Steadman Hawkins Clinic Eagle
Castle Peak Senior Care Community Eagle
Shaw Regional Cancer Center Eagle
Middle Park Medical Center Grand
Cliffview Assisted Living Center Grand
North Park Medical Center Jackson
Aspen Valley Hosiptal Pitkin
St. Anthony's Summit Medical Center Summit
Centural Health/High Country Healthcare Physicians Summit
Vail Summit Orthopedics Summit

Major Employers

Employer County
Vail Valley Medical Center Eagle
Middle Park Medical Center Grand
North Park Medical Center Jackson
Aspen Valley Hospital Pitkin
St. Anthony's Summit Medical Center Summit
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