Nashville boasts an unparalleled number of health care companies with headquarters based in this region. On an annual basis, these 18 companies alone have a combined employment of more than 500,000 and $95 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
HCA Healthcare HCA (NYSE) 275,000 $51.53 billion
Community Health Systems Inc. CYH (NYSE) 70,000 $11.79 billion
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. BKD (NYSE) 45,000 $3.54 billion
Acadia Healthcare Co. Inc. ACHC (NASDAQ) 42,200 $3.21 billion
Change Healthcare Inc. CHNG (NASDAQ) 15,000 $3.09 billion
Surgery Partners Inc.  SGRY (NASDAQ) 10,800 $1.86 billion
National HealthCare Corp.  NHC (NYSE) 13,432 $1.03 billion
Clover Health Investment Corp.  CLOV (NASDAQ) 458 $672.89 million
SmileDirectClub Inc.  SDC (NASDAQ) 4000 $656.78 million
Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. HR (NYSE) 308 $499.63 million
National Health Investors Inc.  NH (NYSE) 19 $332.81 million
HealthStream Inc.  HSTM (NASDAQ) 1,069 $244.83 million
Cryoport Inc.  CYRX (NASDAQ) 625 $78.70 million
Community Healthcare Trust CHCT (NYSE) 28 $75.68 million
Harrow Health Inc.   HROW (NASDAQ) 125 $48.87 million
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc.  CPIX (NASDAQ) 90 $37.44 million
Revance Therapeutics  RVNC (NASDAQ) 470 $15.33 million
IMAC Holdings Inc  IMAC (NASDAQ) 139 $12.84 million

Updated February 2022. Information in this analysis is from the Nashville Business Journal‘s Top Public Health Care Companies list, which was published July 03, 2022.

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