Nashville boasts an unparalleled number of health care companies with headquarters based in this region. On an annual basis, these 17 companies alone have a combined employment of more than 570,000 and $92 billion in global revenue. To learn more about the overall economic impact of Nashville’s health care industry, click here.

Company Name Ticker Global Employees* Global Sales / Revenue
Acadia Healthcare ACHC (NASDAQ) 26,400 $2,840,000,000
AAC Holdings Inc. AAC (NYSE) N/A $317,640,000
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. BKD (NYSE) 82,000 $4,750,000,000
Community Healthcare Trust, Inc. CHCT (NYSE) 9 $37,340,000
Community Health Systems Inc. CYH (NYSE) 137,000 $15,350,000,000
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals CPIX (NASDAQ) 78 $41,150,000
Diversicare Healthcare Services Inc. DVCR (NASDAQ) 6,300 $574,790,000
HCA Inc. HCA (NYSE) 233,000 $43,610,000,000
Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. HR (NYSE) 236 $424,500,000
HealthStream Inc. HSTM (NASDAQ) 972 $247,660,000
IMAC Holdings Inc. IMAC (NASDAQ) 95 N/A
National Health Investors Inc. NHI (NYSE) N/A $278,660,000
National Healthcare Corp. NHC (NYSE) 13,225 $967,000,000
MedEquities Realty Trust Inc. MRT (NYSE) N/A $61,110,000
Quorum Health Corp. QHC (NYSE) N/A $2,070,000,000
Surgery Partners Inc. SGRY (NASDAQ) 5,100 $1,340,000,000
Tivity Health Inc. TVTY (NASDAQ) N/A $556,940,000
Total 504,320 $73,466,790,000

Updated November 2018. Information in this analysis is from the Nashville Business Journal‘s Top Public Health Care Companies list, which was published June 15, 2018.

*Employee data pulled from each company’s profile on, when available.