Health Care

Loudoun County is the healthiest county in Virginia, and 12 percent of Loudoun employees work in the health care industry. Loudoun residents are served by a wide range of robust medical assets, including:

health it

Health Innovation and Technology

This emerging sector is anchored by the prestigious Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Janelia Farm Research Campus, which invests nearly $100 million each year for advanced biomedical research.

Loudoun is home to a diverse ecosystem of more than 60 life sciences firms whose work ranges from drug development research to medical device manufacturing. Plus:

  • More than 500 researchers at HHMI are developing new imaging methods and discovering the basic principles underlying computation by neuronal circuits.
  • More than 250 workers at George Washington University’s Virginia Science and Technology Campus are advancing human knowledge through their Center for Biomolecular Sciences; Computational Biology Institute; Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute; High Performance Computing Laboratory and Capital Area Advanced Research and Education Network.
  • Virginia Tech’s Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center conducts cutting-edge research, including the development of the first FDA-approved treatment for Equine Protozoal Myelitis, and advances in laser surgery, joint disease, injury treatments and antibiotic therapy. A new molecular research complex is currently under construction.

Loudoun has the highly educated, tech-savvy workforce your company needs. Contact me today to find out how realizing your business goals are #LoudounPossible.

Related News / View More

Finalized: Loudoun’s K2M Inc. Acquired for $1.4 Billion

| Blog, Featured, Health Care, Small Biz | No Comments
Leesburg-based K2M Inc. has reached a definitive agreement to be acquired by Fortune 500 medical technologies company Stryker Technologies for approximately $1.4 billion.

Celebrating National DNA Day in Loudoun County

| Blog, Featured, Health Care, Small Biz | No Comments
Today, beers are being brewed across the U.S. with yeast that was isolated and stored in Loudoun County, by a microbiologist who came to Ashburn to be a neuroscientist at HHMI’s Janelia Research Campus.

Loudoun Again Ranked Healthiest Virginia County

| Blog, Featured, Health Care | No Comments
For the third year in a row, Loudoun County has been ranked healthiest in Virginia by County Health Rankings & Roadmaps.

Loudoun is Home to One of World’s Leading Life Sciences Companies

| Blog, Featured, Health Care | No Comments
This commitment to our community was recently celebrated with the grand opening of their newest purpose-built biorepository facility that adds up to 1.5 million cubic feet of additional storage capacity to their facility network.

Loudoun’s Decade of Highest U.S. Median Income

| Aerospace & Defense, Aviation & Transportation, Blog, Data Centers, Featured, Federal Government Contracting, Health Care, ICT, International, Retail, Rural/Agriculture News, Small Biz | 4 Comments Brian Tinsman Digital Properties Manager   For the 10th year in a row, Loudoun County, Virginia, has been named the No. 1 county in America for median household income, this year coming in at $134,464, according to U.S. Census…

Devices, Robotic Surgery Revolutionize Health Care in Loudoun County, VA

| Blog, Featured, Health Care | One Comment
Sarah Price Business Development Manager   “Disruptive” technology abounds and is changing the face, system and delivery of health care – and it is all happening right here in Loudoun County. Mobile phones and high tech watches reminding us to…