The healthcare battle in Northern Colorado is intensifying with a proposal by Banner Health to expand its medical presence in Fort Collins. Banner currently operates facilities in Greeley and Loveland.
High school students in Greeley who want to pursue health careers will have new training opportunities with the start of the school year. Officials with Weld County School District 6 will celebrate the expansion of the Banner/NCMC Health Science Academy with a groundbreaking Tuesday morning at Greeley Central High School.
High school students in Greeley planning on becoming nurses, doctors and medical technicians will soon have more training opportunities thanks to a new partnership. North Colorado Medical Center and Banner Health have each pledged $150,000 to fund a $300,000 expansion of a healthcare education program at Greeley Central High School.