New report details KRMC’s benefit to the community
Kingman, AZ, February 16, 2021 – In alignment with our mission of serving our community with compassion and commitment, Kingman Regional Medical Center (KRMC) is dedicated to supporting our public in many ways. This investment in our community is compiled in our Community Benefit Report – now accessible at azkrmc.com.
The report gives an overview of KRMC’s civic contributions in 2020.
Overall, the value of KRMC’s community benefit support equals nearly $23 million during 2020 alone. This includes funding for charity medical care, unbillable medical services, and uncompensated costs from Medicare and Medicaid.
The report also summarizes KRMC’s contributions to local organizations and community programs and shows how KRMC is helping to strengthen the local economy. Additionally, this report describes KRMC’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic through December 31, 2020.
According to KRMC CEO, Will McConnell “KRMC is proud to work with our community partners to enhance the health, wellness, and quality of life of area residents. There is great opportunity in working together for the good of all.” The 2020 KRMC Community Benefit Report can be viewed online at www.azkrmc.com/community.
About Kingman Regional Medical Center
(KRMC) is a 235-bed multi-campus health care system in Kingman, Arizona that employs over 1,900 employees, 150 volunteers, and 329 physicians/allied health professionals. KRMC is the largest provider of health and wellness services in northwestern Arizona. It is home to an advanced imaging center, cancer center, cardiovascular center, rehabilitation and balance center, wound care center, sleep disorders center, acute rehabilitation specialty hospital, primary and specialty care clinics, hospice home, and beautiful wellness center. KRMC is also a teaching hospital offering residencies in emergency medicine and family medicine and a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. The hospital received the Arizona Innovation Award for its efforts to proactively enhance healthcare in a rural community. The hospital’s vision is to provide the region’s best clinical care and patient service through an environment that fosters respect for others and pride in performance.