Rural Colorado Hospital, A Community Lifeline, In Critical Condition

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About one-third of all rural hospitals in the U.S. are at risk of closing, according to the National Rural Health Association. Eight of those hospitals are in Colorado.

John Daley (@CODaleyNews) of Here & Now contributor Colorado Public Radio traveled to a rural hospital in the eastern plains town of Hugo, and found why the hospital is vital to the small community.

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