Mercy Regional Medical Center

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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

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Mercy expects hospice facility to open this summer

Already one of the largest employers in La Plata County, Mercy Regional Medical Center expects to expand with the completion of a new hospice facility this summer. The 11,000-square-foot facility...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Paralyzed man sues Mercy over ‘reckless and dangerous conduct’

A paralyzed Pagosa Springs man has filed a lawsuit against Mercy Home Health and Hospice, claiming nurses charged with his care engaged in “reckless and dangerous conduct,” which resulted in...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

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Business Briefs

Long-distance genetic counseling available Genetic counselors in Colorado Springs are meeting patients at two Mercy Regional Medical Center sites in Durango through audio/video conferencing....

DATE: Dec. 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Business

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‘Coloradoans are a different breed’

California native James Foley suffered a heart attack while driving earlier this month near Mesa Verde National Park. He and his wife, Tove Aase, were returning to Lompoc, California, after...

DATE: May 22, 2014 | CATEGORY: Living

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Suit up for Millwood Follies benefit

Don your best red dress or tie for the 31st annual Millwood Follies, when the community will rally around local cardiac care. This year, the light-hearted event will be raising money for the Mercy...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Mt - news

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First baby of the new year surprises new Cortez parents

Cortez’ first newborn in the New Year was Sam Leonard Alvarez. He weighed just four pounds, and was 18½ inches long. Born at 9:07 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, at Mercy Regional Medical Center in...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news

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ACLU: Mercy’s policy against abortion is illegal

The American Civil Liberties Union wants Durango’s Mercy Regional Medical Center to end its policy regarding anti-abortion practices because, the ACLU said, the policy violates state and federal...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local news