Copper Queen News & Events

Modern Healthcare by Beth Kutcher BISBEE (May 4, 2013) — Bisbee, Ariz., is a former mining town of about 6,700 people, built in the hills of the red-rock Mule Mountains, it’s now known as an enclave of sorts for artists and hippies and was even a one-time runner-up as the “quirkiest” town in America. But…

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By Shar Porier | The Sierra Vista Herald BISBEE — The new emergency room wing at the Copper Queen Community Hospital opened April 30 after months of construction. Last Sunday, CQCH staff held sneak-peek tours of the new facility prior to the opening to show off the technological advances that will be at the ER…

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BISBEE, Ariz. (May 3, 2013) – Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH) is entering the second phase of the Emergency Department renovation and expansion project, which will necessitate changes to the hospital’s parking and entry points.

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BISBEE (May 2013) — Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH) continues to offer monthly mobile digital mammography at its Rural Health Clinics in Douglas and Palominas. The next screenings is scheduled for Monday, June 3, 2013.

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BISBEE (April 12, 2013) — Dr. Ted Brooks presented the annual Brooks Nursing Scholarship today at Copper Queen Community Hospital. Awardees were as follows: Elisa Altamirano, Kristen Castro, Anna Herbert, Jennifer Power, Sarah Richardson. We would like to congratulate all of the hardworking nurses who received this scholarship and again thank Dr. Brooks and his…

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BISBEE – It’s important to protect young children from lead exposure as it can be ingested and inhaled, and result in irreversible behavior problems and learning disabilities. Lead can be found in paints, contaminated soil and water and imported pottery, candy and toys. A blood test can measure lead levels – request one at your…

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BISBEE (April 2013) — Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH) continues to offer monthly mobile digital mammography at its Rural Health Clinics in Douglas and Palominas. The next screenings is scheduled for Monday, May 6, 2013.

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BISBEE – We are now taking applications for our 2013 Development Fund Scholarship Program! If you are a high school or college student planning a career in healthcare, apply today!

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Advertorial by Dr. Kathleen Vedock A major contributor of lead exposure in children living in the United States is from lead-based paint and the dust produced as it deteriorates, found mostly in older homes built before 1978. Although lead paint was banned in house paint, on products marketed to children, and in dishes or cookware…

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BISBEE – In celebration of National Doctor’s Day, March 30, 2013 we provided an appreciation breakfast for our doctor’s and staff members. We appreciate all of our physicians for their dedication and hard work. “Our physicians make us the quality provider that we are.” -Jim Dickson, CEO, Copper Queen Community Hospital.

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