Wednesday, May 30, 2012

In Louisville, aging care becomes key area of economic growth

Louisville Kentucky - a city generally associated with the Kentucky Derby - also hosts the largest concentration of nursing-home and extended-care companies in the nation.

The long-term-care industry has helped spark a turnaround in the city and is a result of industry clustering.  , to one of the buzz phrases in urban economic development: clustering. Humana has its headquarters in Louisville and as its influence grew, the health-insurance giant created spinoffs and attracted like-minded businesses. More here

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