October 2004

Mercy in Durango Breaks Ground for New Facility


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An architectural rendering shows the entry of the new Merry Regional Medical Center.

Mercy Medical Center, Durango, Colo., celebrated an official site blessing and groundbreaking ceremony for the new, 80-bed Mercy Regional Medical
Center. The new facility, expected to open in spring 2006, will replace the existing Mercy Medical Center. More than 350 people attended the event, where speakers included Alan Bowman, director of spiritual development
for Catholic Health Initiatives, and Blaine Petersen, vice president of financial services for Catholic Health Initiatives. For more information, contact David Bruzzese of Mercy at 970/382-1667.