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Pella Regional Contributes $5.7 Million In Community Benefits in 2010

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:25 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran

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In addition to providing both emergency and routine medical care for residents in the area, Pella Regional Health Center is also responsible for contributing nearly $6 million in community benefits. According to a recently released assessment by the Iowa Hospital Association, Pella Regional provided a variety of services ranging from health screenings to community education programs and home health services totaling $5.7 million. More than $3.2 million of that went to uncompensated care which includes things like charity care and unpaid Medicare costs.