Southwest Alabama is home to a vibrant healthcare community that includes not only health care providers but researches and educators as well. The healthcare industry is a stabilizing force in the regional labor market that can stay strong and expand employment throughout the economic cycle. The healthcare cluster provides world-class treatment for residents in Southwest Alabama while also providing challenging and rewarding jobs.
In SAWDC’s 9 county region, healthcare provides employment for over 40,000 individuals, and make slightly above average wages compared to the rest of the jobs in the area. For those eager to serve, few jobs are as rewarding as going into the healthcare field, where they can make a difference every day.
SAWDC’s Healthcare partners include:
USA Health: Children’s & Women’s Hospital
Franklin Primary Health Center
HMRVSI: William F Green State Veterans Home