Interview with Jason Cleckler, CEO of Middle Park Health
Written by Steve Skinner on May 7, 2020
Stacy Stein interviews Jason Cleckler, CEO of Middle Park Health about the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic on area hospitals.
Jason Clekler began his career as an RN. He has served as an RN in Emergency Departments, ICUs, as well as Inpatient Psychiatry Units. Before joining Middle Park Health, Jason served as CEO of Delta County Memorial Hospital, a 49-bed not-for-profit rural hospital in Delta, Colorado, with nine outpatient clinics, home health services and two urgent care centers. During his seven years in Delta County, Jason oversaw significant growth in both facilities and programming and guided the hospital to become a Top 100 Rural Community Hospital three years running.
April, 2019 Jason Cleckler was recognized as “60 Rural Hospital CEOs to Know in 2019” by Becker’s Hospital Review for the third year in a row.
Jason earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Humboldt State University in California and is currently working toward a Master of Health Care Administration from Capella University in Minnesota. When he’s not working, Jason enjoys cycling, rock climbing, skiing, fly fishing and spending time with his family.