Mile High Magazine 12/05/2021 Craig Hospital

Guest:  Serena Bruzgo Craig Hospital Foundation President, Vince Rugteri, Craig Hospital graduate (former patient) Craig Hospital is a rehab and research hospital committed to spinal cord and brain injuries.  Craig Hospital sees patients from around the world.  The average age of the typical patient at Craig is a 42 years old.  Before a patient can come to Craig there is an interview process because of how rigorous the rehabilitation is at Craig.  Vince moved to Colorado for a job and enjoying all that Colorado has to give.  In 2021 he got injured in a skiing accident and became fully paralyzed.  A lot of the programs are donor funded and many of the treatments are not covered by insurance.  Craig Hospital is a non-profit and they reply on donor support. 

Published: Tuesday, December 07, 2021   |   Runtime: 15:14