Community Hospital in Grand Junction Adds New CMO and Trauma Designation

Colorado West Healthcare System dba Community Hospital in Grand Junction has announced that Dr. Thomas Tobin will be the next chief medical officer.  He comes to the position with both medical and administrative experience.  Most recently he served as president of TT Enterprises, a Spokane. Wash.-based consulting firm specializing in providing temporary emergency medicine staffing services to hospitals and medical groups.

Community Hospital has recently earned a Level III trauma center designation from the Colorado Department of Public Health.  The designation is in effect until 2021.  Since the hospital opened a new facility in 2016, it has seen an increase in patient volumes of 40 percent.

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