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The Regional Alliance for Economic Development: Progressive Healthcare Helps Tri-Cities, Tennessee
Date:1/19/2010

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reliable, modern healthcare is Tri-Cities, Tennessee's "ace in the hole" when it comes to future economic development and improved quality of life.

With 9,000 and 6,900 employees respectively, the impact of the two major healthcare systems here – Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System – is substantial and expanding.

Both organizations have established a national reputation for excellence. 

Mountain States Health Alliance's 14 hospitals include the Johnson City Medical Center, the first recipient in the state to have earned the Magnet Award for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. JCMC is also the home to Niswonger Children's Hospital, which opened in 2009, and is one of six national affiliates of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.  Currently under construction and slated for completion later this year is the $122 million Franklin Woods Community Hospital. It aims to be the first care center in the region and one of just a handful of hospitals in the country to gain LEED certification, a recognition that the facility is an environmentally responsible and healthy workplace.

Wellmont Health System operates eight hospitals throughout the region, including the Holston Valley Medical Center in

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