Community Contributions

We are committed to providing quality care to our communities.{} As part of an investor-owned hospital system, we pay more than $2.5 million in local taxes annually that go toward the improvement of local infrastructures and community programs.We take the complex issues facing the uninsured very seriously.{} As such, East Cooper Medical Center offers discount rates to all uninsured patients who receive treatment at our hospital, regardless of their income level.Local Taxes Paid in 2010Property Tax $355,037Sales Tax $2,187,361Economic Impact in 2010Total Employees 573Salaries/Wages/Benefits $38,193,403Capital Funds Reinvested $17,755,960Total Economic Impact $55,949,363Charity and Discounted Care in 2010Charity Care $3,673,615Discount to the Uninsured $13,274,981 Our Local Giving

  • American Heart Association
  • American Red Cross
  • Buddy Walk
  • Center for Women
  • Cooper Community Outreach
  • Hospice of Charleston
  • March of Dimes
  • Mt. Pleasant Relay for Life- American Cancer Society
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure Lowcountry
  • Walk for Autism-Charleston
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