Finding Value

Value of TBI Treatment

Impact of TBI Related Injuries

$76.5 Billion

The approximate annual economic burden of TBI in the United States.

$68.6 Billion

Direct expenditures of hospitalizations and/or fatality-related costs due to TBI.

2.5 Million

There were over 2.5 million TBI-related Emergency room visits in 2014.

288,000

Approximately 288,000 TBI-related hospitalizations occur annually.

This does not account for the intangible costs borne by the families and friends of individuals who die prematurely from brain injury. For injured persons and their loved ones, the physical and emotional tolls from permanent disability are profound and impossible to quantify.  

According to the TBIMS National Database

50% of people with TBI will experience a further decline in their daily lives or die within 5 years of their injury.

29% of people with TBI are not satisfied with their life even 5 years after the injury.

57% of people with TBI are moderately or severely disabled.

50% of people with TBI return to the hospital at least once during the 5 years post TBI.

Neuro Community Care is proud to report that 70% of those clients surveyed reported an improved or stable quality of life according to the 2018-2019 WHOQOL (World Health Organization Quality of Life) survey results. 

NCC can help by reducing hospital/rehabilitation admissions, maximizing independence to allow for a return to work when appropriate and providing supportive services to improve overall quality of life.