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Healthcare ‘Gold Rush’ Spurs Jobs, Fortune 50
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The healthcare sector is in the midst of a “new gold rush,” spurring innovation, creating jobs and providing investment opportunities in an otherwise sputtering economy, according to a report from PwC’s Health Research Institute.

Three out of four Fortune 50 companies are either in the health industry or have health divisions, and healthcare is expected to account for one-fifth of the U.S. gross domestic product by 2019, according to the PwC report The New Gold Rush.