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Beneficiary | Miners Hospital at University of Utah Medical Center


Miners Hospital at the University of Utah Medical Center is one of 12 beneficiaries of Utah’s trust lands. SITLA generates revenue from the 158,436 acres of land held in trust for Miners Hospital, and deposits those funds into a Permanent Fund for the hospital. Interest and dividends from this permanent trust, along with all non-land sale revenues, are distributed to Miners Hospital annually.

The Hospital uses these funds to assist it in its mission of providing health care to Utah miners with mining related illnesses or injuries.

Miners Hospital
Historical Distributions and Permanent Fund Balances

Fiscal Year Annual Distributions Fund Balance
2019 $2,078,937 $65,127,711
2018 $1,983,387 $64,377,334
2017 $873,280 $60,860,714
2016 $57,342,011 $57,342,011
2015 $1,447,161 $56,911,604
2014 $1,573,697 $53,923,547
2013 $1,212,332 $42,520,623
2012 $984,351 $40,108,612
2011 $1,078,900 $41,627,970
2010 $960,000 $35,495,491
2009 $960,000 $32,706,698
2008 $1,673,252 $37,184,853
2007 $1,669,536 $37,201,289
2006 $405,938 $29,669,121
2005 $361,485 $15,149,488
2004 $120,000 $9,477,230
2003 $120,000 $4,783,459