Congratulations to Radiology, Cardiopulmonary, Emergency Department, Admitting, and Medical Records for meeting their 2nd quarter Patient Satisfaction goals! Team Yellow (Medical Records) deserves a special congratulations for meeting their division goal!

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For more information: Katrina Weber 520-432-6591 Copper Queen Community Hospital Adds MRI Services BISBEE, Ariz. (August 27, 2015) – Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH) will offer Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) starting Friday, September 4, 2015. Appointments will be available starting at 8 a.m. and the diagnostic tool will be available every other Friday. “Having access…

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KVOA | News 4 Tucson BISBEE, Ariz. –   The Copper Queen Community Hospital has had a 65 percent increase in emergency room visits this summer. It’s mostly because the Cochise Regional Hospital in Douglas shut down due to patient-safety concerns at the beginning of August. Now, Copper Queen is serving residents in both Bisbee and…

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Monday, August 24, 2015 AALIYAH MONTOYA | DOUGLAS DISPATCH Less than a month after its debut of Quickcare at its Douglas clinic, Copper Queen Community Hospital announced this week a decision to proceed with a $6.5 million freestanding emergency room in the border city. Hospital CEO Jim Dickson said the facility is expected to be…

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August 19, 2015 Arizona Public Media| Christopher Conover Listen to the full story here Bisbee-based Copper Queen Community Hospital is opening a free-standing Emergency Room in Douglas. The board at Copper Queen approved the plan Tuesday afternoon. Jim Dickson, Copper Queen CEO, told Arizona Public Media the new ER is an expansion of existing services. “So…

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  California Healthline | August 18, 2015 Background According to Stateline/Los Angeles Times, 440 rural hospitals closed in the U.S. between 1983 and 1998, after Medicare changed its reimbursement model from covering the cost of care to providing a flat fee. Medicare then began reimbursing certain rural hospitals for actual costs again to prevent further…

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DOUGLAS, Ariz. (August 12, 2015) – To accommodate patients needing medical services, the Copper Queen Medical Associates (CQMA) Douglas Medical Complex expanding the Quickcare hours to provide increased access to physicians and medical providers. Quickcare will be open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and no appointments are necessary. Radiology and…

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Bisbee CQ Hospital CEO says Douglas Hospital had to go, “CQ is Already Douglas’ Hospital.” by Chuck Alton, KCTR News. Listen to the full interview here

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Douglas Dispatch The people of Douglas have expressed their concern for the future of local healthcare following the closure of the city’s only emergency room and hospital. On Monday, Copper Queen Community Hospital launched services at the new Douglas Medical Complex Quick Care facility, which is said to be the community’s new staple in emergency healthcare.…

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Douglas Dispatch Cochise Regional Hospital recently became another victim to what is happening more and more to rural hospitals cross the United States. Shortly after 7 p.m. Friday, our hospital officially closed its doors ending over 100 years of service to Douglas and its surrounding communities. They become the 55th hospital to close since 2010,…

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