Copper Queen News & Events

AALIYAH MONTOYA | DOUGLAS DISPATCH Jan 3, 2017 Tucson Medical Center Foundation recently donated $247,000 to Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH). The award was made in support of the imaging program for the new Douglas Emergency Department, scheduled to open in April. The money has been used to purchase a computerized tomography (CT) scanner, in…

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AALIYAH MONTOYA | DOUGLAS DISPATCH Dec 7, 2016 Officials of Copper Queen Medical Associates dedicated the Douglas Medical Complex Physical Therapy building in honor of longtime physician and surgeon, Jose H Romo, MD, during a private ceremony held Nov. 30, 2016. The 5,000 square foot building opened in April of last year, donated by Tucson…

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Dec 5, 2016 Unknown Sierra Vista Herald BISBEE — Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH) is proud to welcome Director of Patient Services and Chief Nursing Officer (CNO), Laura Lane to the team. Lane comes with more than 23 years of progressively responsible health care experience. She has a Bachelors in Nursing and a Masters in…

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Press release Nov 21, 2016 BISBEE — Copper Queen Community Hospital (CQCH) has received three national awards for excellence in outcomes, patient satisfaction and financial strength. The recognition was given by iVantage Health Analytics and National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) in honor of National Rural Health Day held annually on Nov.…

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Jun 7, 2016 Sierra Vista Herald Maggie Clemons, RN, received the 2016 Jane Delano Nursing Award from Copper Queen Community Hospital. Here she is with Dennis Gallus (Vice President of the hospital’s board of directors, Clemons, Sadie Maestas, Director of Nursing, and hospital CEO Jim Dickson.   BISBEE – Maggie Clemons, RN, is the 2016…

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BY AALIYAH MONTOYA | DOUGLAS DISPATCH Large crowds turned out for another successful event, the second annual Wendy Glenn Memorial Fundraiser, held at the Cochise County Fairgrounds on April 30. The event raised over $42,000, which will benefit the Douglas Run/Walk for the Cure (DRWC), a non-profit organization that works directly with families in Douglas…

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Sierra Vista Herald May 5, 2016 BISBEE — Five local area students have received $2,500 scholarships from The Copper Queen Community Hospital Development Fund. •Dayana Gomez will graduate from Douglas High School in 2017 and will attend the University of Arizona where she plans to majoring in Biology. Dayana is also currently a student at…

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MONTOYA | DOUGLAS DISPATCH April 21, 2016 Officials from Copper Queen Community Hospital welcomed Dr. Roland Snure, General Surgeon, as part of the staff at Copper Queen Medical Associates, during a celebration held at the Gadsden Hotel on April 14. Dr. Snure is a Douglas native, whose family has lived in Cochise County for over…

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Sierra Vista Herald Apr 11, 2016 Founder of Red Cross first nurse in Bisbee BISBEE — Jane Delano was a remarkable nurse who served in World War I and was committed to the American Red Cross. Most importantly, she served the citizens of Bisbee in the late 1890s treating typhoid patients. She was committed to…

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  Sierra Vista Herald April 4, 2016 BISBEE — The Lions Club mobile eye unit visited the Copper Queen Hospital on Friday and provided free eye exams and eyeglasses to local residents. The effort is funded with a portion of the proceeds from the hospital’s annual golf tournament, which raised more than $35,000 in November.…

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