Hospital and clinic

Pagosa Springs Medical Center opts out of aid-in-dying

A third Southwest Colorado hospital has opted out of providing services under the aid-in-dying law, which was approved by Colorado voters by a 2-to-1 margin in November. On Tuesday, the Upper San...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

More Republicans consider hospital provider fee restructure

DENVER – State Rep. Don Coram of Montrose may become the latest Republican to break from GOP leadership to support a controversial restructuring of a hospital provider fee to free money. Coram...

DATE: April 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Alamosa Republican supports hospital fee restructuring

DENVER – An effort to restructure a hospital fee to free money for state spending advanced in the Legislature on Tuesday, a day after it was introduced with a GOP sponsor. Sen. Larry Crowder, an...

DATE: March 31, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

M-CHS clinic plans shown

The new Montezuma-Cortez High School will include a student health clinic, complete with a full-time registered nurse and medical lab. Addressing district board members on Tuesday, April 14, plans...

DATE: April 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local births among most costly in Colorado

Southwest Memorial ranked in the top 10 among hospitals in Colorado for sending Medicaid the most expensive bills for natural and Caesarean births, according to recently released data. The Center...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local births among most expensive statewide

Southwest Memorial ranked in the top 10 among hospitals across the state for sending Medicaid the most expensive bills for natural and Caesarean births, according to recently released data. The...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Memorial a medical training ground

In addition to providing health care for the community, Southwest Memorial Hospital also helps to train future doctors, nurses and medical professionals. Medical students mentor alongside...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Medical training ground

In addition to providing health care for the community, Southwest Memorial Hospital also helps to train future doctors, nurses and medical professionals. Medical students mentor alongside...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2013 | CATEGORY: MT - News

A new Cortez hospital on the horizon?

SWMH looking into feasibility

DATE: Feb. 9, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News