DENVER (CBS4) – The Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children is celebrating five years.

Rocky visits Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children (credit: CBS)

Rocky visits Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children (credit: CBS)

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Denver Nuggets mascot Rocky visited young patients Tuesday as part of the celebration. He brought the patients treats and even stopped to play board games.

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The hospital opened in 2010 and has since expanded with an additional floor to make way for the neonatal intensive care unit.

Rocky visits Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children (credit: CBS)

Rocky visits Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children (credit: CBS)

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The hospital now has the largest NICU in the Rocky Mountain region.