The Sierra Vista Herald BISBEE — The Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH) is supporting the expansion of outdoor physical fitness opportunities for Cochise County residents by partnering with San Jose Peak, LLC, new owners of the Turquoise Valley Golf Course, located in Naco. “Turquoise Valley and the Copper Queen Community Hospital are beacons of light…

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Arizona Week Friday looks at the loss of rural hospitals across the country. Watch the full story here On the program: The closest hospital is now the Copper Queen Community Hospital in Bisbee, a 30-minute drive from Douglas. CEO Jim Dickson said the hospital immediately felt an increase in patient load when the Douglas hospital…

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Why The United States Is Losing Rural Hospitals By  Kate Sheehy | September 01, 2015 DOUGLAS, Ariz. — Rural communities across the country are losing their hospitals at an increasing rate — 57 rural hospitals have closed over the last 5 years. The town of Douglas, on the Arizona-Mexico border, recently lost its hospital and the ripple…

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