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Spotlight on: The Mountain Clinic and Its Vital Role at Gunnison Valley Health

At Gunnison Valley Health, we understand that quick and effective medical care is essential, especially in emergency situations. That's why we're proud to shine a spotlight on our Mountain Clinic, a crucial component of our healthcare system that offers both emergency and urgent care services under one roof. Led by a team of experienced medical professionals, our Mountain Clinic is committed to providing prompt and efficient care to residents and visitors alike and is the only state-licensed emergency center and certified urgent care on the mountain.

Care Under One Roof

Conveniently located at the north end of the valley and affiliated with the hospital, our Mountain Clinic serves as a certified urgent care clinic and a state-licensed emergency center. Recognized for our commitment to quality and safety, we are proud to be certified by The Joint Commission, ensuring that our patients receive the highest standard of care.

Accessible and Reliable Care

One of the key advantages of our Mountain Clinic is its accessibility. Situated at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, we are open whenever the lifts are running, ensuring that individuals have access to medical care when they need it most. Whether you're experiencing flu-like symptoms, a minor injury, or a more serious medical issue, our team is here to provide the care you need, when you need it.

Understanding Urgent Care

It's important to know when to seek urgent care. Conditions such as allergies, colds, minor injuries, and infections are typically considered urgent and can be effectively treated at our clinic. Our team of medical professionals is equipped to address a wide range of urgent medical needs, providing prompt diagnose and treatment to help you feel better faster.

Recognizing Emergency Situations

In some cases, medical issues require immediate attention and may constitute an emergency. Conditions such as chest pain, severe injuries, and symptoms of stroke or heart attack should not be ignored and require urgent medical intervention. If you or someone you know is experiencing symptoms of a medical emergency, it's crucial to seek help immediately by calling 911. Our partnership with the Crested Butte Ski Patrol ensures that such emergencies are handled swiftly and effectively on the slopes, providing an added layer of safety and support for all visitors to the resort.

Your Trusted Healthcare Partner

At Gunnison Valley Health, we are committed to providing accessible, reliable, and high-quality healthcare to our community. Whether you need of urgent care services or face a medical emergency, you can trust our team at the Mountain Clinic to provide compassionate care and expert medical treatment. Your health and well-being are our top priorities, and we're here to support you every step of the way.