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Monday, July 10 5:30pm

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Jason Cleckler, CEO of Delta County Memorial Hospital will provide an update on the hospital, talk about possible changes in the Affordable Care Act and review current health care challenges.

Jason has been with the 49 bed district community hospital for a total of eight years and CEO for the past four years managing 600 employees in the hospital and nine primary care clinics. Prior to that time he was Chief Clinical Officer, Emergency Department Director and Trauma Nurse Coordinator at DCMH.

Cleckler serves on the Colorado Hospital Association Board of Trustees, Western Health Care Alliance and Collaborative Care Organization boards, Western Workforce Development board, San Juan Accountable Care Organization board, Delta County Economic Development board, Delta-Montrose Technical College advisory board and school of nursing advisory council, and a member of the Delta Rotary Club.

His health care career began in the 1980’s when he first became a Registered Nurse, and then into in-patient psychiatry and taught at the University of Colorado. Originally from Arcata, CA he has primarily lived on the Western Slope and in the Colorado Springs area.