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Vail Health Hospital

180 South Frontage Road West, Vail, CO 81657

Vail Health Community Health Care System

Vail Health is a nonprofit community health care system serving patients and guests from around the world. Locally operated and governed by a volunteer board of directors, Vail Health includes a 56-bed hospital, accredited by the Joint Commission. Our 24/7 emergency department in Vail is a Level III Trauma Center with an onsite helipad for necessary medical transports. 

Vail Health provides a wide array of services and access points including Colorado Mountain MedicalBeaver Creek Medical Centerurgent care clinics in Vail, Dillon, Avon and Eagle, Edwards medical campusEagle Healthcare Center and a multispecialty clinic in FriscoHoward Head Sports Medicine offers physical therapy services at 10 locations and works closely with our internationally renowned orthopaedic partners at The Steadman Clinic and Vail-Summit Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery. In addition, Vail Health's Shaw Cancer Center and Sonnenalp Breast Center are the region’s only fully accredited cancer treatment center and comprehensive breast center. 
The Vail Clinic, which was founded in 1965, officially became “Vail Valley Medical Center” in 1980, its first year as a full-service hospital. At that time, we had one primary location and 25 physicians. Today, Vail Health includes the hospital in Vail as well as affiliated service locations in 12 towns throughout Eagle and Summit counties, over 1,300 employees, 460 credentialed physicians, and around 90 volunteers.
Vail Health is an equal-opportunity employer. The hospital is handicap accessible and adheres to the Americans with Disabilities Act. Our health care system properties are officially smoke-free and tobacco-free. That means smoking cigarettes, e-cigarettes and vaping are prohibited in all areas of our campuses.

Learn more about Vail Health:
  • Awards & Accreditations
  • Care Philosophy
  • Doctor Directory
  • History
  • Leadership & Board
  • Master Facility Plan
  • Mission & Values
  • Publications
  • Research
  • Why Vail Health

    To us, it's about living life to the fullest while serving our patients, teammates, neighbors, and friends. We are dedicated and passionate in everything we do, seeking challenge and appreciating the routes that got us here. Whether our path is clinical or not, we all came to find balance and meaning in our lives within the work we are passionate about and the adventures we live.

    Hiring Process

    Are you interested in applying for a job at Vail Health? Search for a job and submit your resume and general information. A Vail Health representative will be in touch with you about the interview process and any additional information we need. Please email with any questions.

    Who We Are: Elevating Health

    Join us in our mission in elevating health across our mountain communities. Vail Health strives to be the leading mountain healthcare system attracting the best talent to advance quality health for everyone in our communities. The Vail Health team is committed to living the following values in service to our patients and each other: Compassion, Integrity, Stewardship, Teamwork, Safety and Excellence.

    Vail Health is an independent, non-profit comprehensive health system that has been providing care to the local and surrounding communities in Colorado since 1965. Our Vail Health locations have grown and stretch from Summit County, through Eagle County and into Basalt, CO. Our collaborative Vail Health network includes the following services and departments: