FRUITA, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- There was a proclamation passed on September 3rd by the mayor of the City of Fruita declaring September 12, 2019 Family Health West Day.
This day is to acknowledge their 73 years of "untethered devotion of serving the health care needs of the citizens of Fruita."
Colorado Canyons Hospital and Medical Center had their official ribbon cutting on September 12th. The expansion includes a 20,000 square foot, 2-story medical center which will support the growing patient care for the Western Slope and surrounding areas. They also have state-of-the-art physical therapy equipment for real life training.
Dr. Korrey Klein is the new CEO and President at Family Health West. He joined us on the KKCO 11 News at noon show to talk about it. Watch the full interview above.