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Community Hospital Facts
Colorado West HealthCare System dba Community Hospital

Community Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado, is a full-service, acute-care hospital licensed for 78 beds. As part of the Colorado West Healthcare System, we offer full outpatient diagnostic services and inpatient care for the Western Slope region of Colorado, and Eastern Utah. Community Hospital brings together expert staff and world-class technology in a healing, family-centered environment.

We provide a full range of medical services, including inpatient and outpatient surgery,and emergency care. We have comprehensive diagnostic capabilities: state-of-the-art ultrasound, 64-slice CT, digital mammography and cardiac testing.

Community Hospital is both Joint Commission and American Osteopathic Association accredited—the only hospital with this dual accreditation in the western United States. Our laboratory is College of American Pathologists-accredited. For those lab tests that we don’t conduct on site, the Mayo Clinic is our exclusive partner for reference laboratory services.

We pride ourselves on delivering personalized care to our patients, and in working closely with our medical-care providers in treating the whole person. This approach has resonated with our patients, and we are growing to meet our community’s demand.
Community Hospital is located on an 8-acre campus at 2021 N. 12th St. Other buildings at that location include a physician office building with a pharmacy, and a medical office building that houses home health services.

Other facilities affiliated with our system include:
First Choice Outpatient Surgical Center
Therapy Works at Community Hospital
Grand Valley Primary Care
Behavioral Health Services/EAP
Grand Valley Urgent Care
Colorado Mesa University Student Health Center
• Canyon View Urgent Care
• Community Hospital Imaging & Lab at Canyon View
• Orchard Pharmacy
• Canyon View Pharmacy

Corporate Structure
We are a not-for-profit hospital managed by a community-based Board of Trustees.

Chris Thomas, President and Chief Executive Officer.
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Fact Sheet
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Hospital Services
Imaging/radiology Services
64-slice CT scanner
High-field (1.5 Tesla), open-bore MRI
Digital mammography - stereotactic biopsy capabilities
Nuclear medicine

Full Laboratory Services
Mayo Clinic-designated reference laboratory

Full Pathology Services

24/7 Emergency Department Services

Other Core Services
Intensive Care/Critical Care (ICU/CCU)
Surgical services, including general surgery,orthopedics & vascular surgery
Medical unit
Occupational medicine