Growing Nebraska Business

UNMC/Nebraska Medicine and affiliates are an integral piece of the state's economic success and their operations directly or indirectly impact many residents of Nebraska every day — either through operational spending, research, or provision of clinical care.

UNMC/Nebraska Medicine and affiliates grow Nebraska business volume in two ways:

The overall economic impact of UNMC/Nebraska Medicine and affiliates in Nebraska in 2018 was $4.8 billion. This is an annual economic impact generated within the Nebraska economy.

UNMC/Nebraska Medicine cancer and transplant service lines bring more than a half-billion dollars into Nebraska. The Buffett Cancer Center, for example, had a $246.8 million economic impact on Nebraska in 2018 while providing Nebraskans with access to high quality specialty care in their local market.

Economic Impact