BOWIE, TX (KAUZ) - The wait is finally over for Bowie residents. The Central Hospital of Bowie is now open.
Faraz Hashmi, the hospital's CEO said the doors opened Thursday evening.
With word of the opening still getting out, the medical facility has only seen a few patients.
Hashmi said they are excited to open up and patients say they are too.
He adds things are going well so far.
Right now the hospital is only offering core operations including emergency room services but plans to add more soon.
The Central Hospital of Bowie will be holding an opening ceremony that is expected to take place soon.
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