Delta Health Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer

Delta Health Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer

Delta, CO (November 8, 2023) – Delta Health is excited to welcome Jonathan Cohee as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). With an impressive 27-year background in the healthcare industry, Delta Health is optimistic that Jonathan will lead their team towards great success.

Jonathan will succeed recently retired Chief Clinical Officer (CCO), Jody Roeber. In this newly established position, Jonathan Cohee will be a key member of the senior management team, responsible for overseeing and implementing the daily operations strategy for the entire organization. His duties include developing strategic plans to improve quality of care, generate revenue, and accomplish organizational objectives, analyzing budgets and financial data to identify opportunities for cost savings, and streamlining operations and managing resource allocation within departments.

“Cohee’s expertise, passion, and dedication will undoubtedly strengthen our team and enhance the quality of care we provide to our community,” said Julie Huffman, Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chief Legal Officer.

Jonathan holds a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration and a Bachelor’s in Occupational Therapy. As President and Chief Operating Officer, he oversaw a national outpatient therapy provider network and a managed care physical therapy carve-out program. Jonathan’s background in optimization operations of nine hospitals across multiple states, spearheading bundled payment initiatives. He established and expanded ten hospital rehabilitation services, outpatient clinics, a wound care clinic, a home health care company, and a hospice program.

“As the newly appointed COO of Delta Health, I am thrilled to become a part of this exceptional healthcare organization,” said Jonathan. “Delta Health has a strong reputation for delivering high-quality care, and joining this esteemed team is truly a privilege.”

Cohee is also a published author and co-authored the book “Mission Matters: Business Leaders (Vol. 9, Ed. 2)” which delves into effective business leadership in today’s dynamic environment.

Jonathan and his wife Stefanie have chosen to become a part of the Delta County community after spending the last ten years in vibrant downtown Chicago. Stefanie is a Registered Nurse with extensive experience ranging from bedside care across various levels of healthcare to executive nursing positions. She is currently pursuing her certification as a Nurse Practitioner.

Outside of their professional commitments, Jonathan and Stefanie have built a beautiful blended family of four children and two grandchildren. Adding to their loving household is their adorable miniature schnauzer named Addison. While Jonathan grew up in central Michigan, Stefanie hails from Northern Ohio. Together, they find joy and fulfillment in activities such as running, biking, skiing, pickleball, tennis, and golf.

“I am excited to contribute to the continued growth and success of Delta Health, as we strive to provide excellent patient care, foster innovation, and enhance the overall well-being of our community,” said Jonathan. “Together, we will make a positive impact on the lives of our patients and the healthcare landscape as a whole.”

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 About Delta Health – Delta Health (DH) is a nonprofit, county-wide healthcare system with a 49-bed hospital and at locations throughout Delta County, Colorado. DH’s mission is to inspire hope in a healing environment by providing remarkable care. Established in 1913, Delta County Memorial Hospital, now doing business as Delta Health, has been serving the region for over 100 years. DH continues to provide compassionate, quality healthcare that the community can trust. For more information go to, like our Facebook page and follow us on Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and TikTok @DeltaHealthCo. You can also follow our YouTube page.

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