The City will support the creation of 15,000 jobs within the healthcare and life sciences industries by developing the life sciences ecosystem and focusing on improved healthcare delivery.
Through LifeSci NYC, the City is investing $500M to be at the forefront of research and innovation in life sciences and create 7,000 jobs, over 85% of which are good-paying. The initiative will:
- Connect research to industry, create jobs, and advance health care and technology
- Unlock space for companies to grow and employ New Yorkers
- Build a pipeline for diverse life sciences talent
The City will also support innovations in healthcare to improve delivery and health outcomes. This will include an investment to accelerate the adoption of technologies by connecting innovative companies to health care providers.