Written by Benjamin Fisher on June 11, 2018 Editor’s note: In 2015, the Daily Press ran a three-part series following the closure of Cochise Regional Medical Center in Douglas, Ariz. In advance of the Grant County Commission’s upcoming decision on the future of Gila Regional Medical Center’s ownership, set for their meeting on Tuesday, the…

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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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