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Changes in the CFO Position at Memorial Regional Health

Denise Arola, CFO of Memorial Regional Health in Craig has announced her retirement effective next month.  She has been with the hospital since 2009 serving originally as controller and then promoted to chief financial officer.    Her tenure included the building of a new hospital, the conversion of medical practices to rural health care clinics and […]

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The Denver Hospice Names President

The Denver Hospice Board of Directors has announced the selection of Melinda Egging has the organization’s next president, effective immediately.  She has served as interim-president since August 2017. Egging has been integrally involved with hospice care for over 15 years.  She began her career as volunteer director at Sangre de Cristo Hospice in Pueblo in […]

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Second Female Physician Tapped to Head Colorado Hospital

Dr. Christina (Tina) Johnson has accepted the position of chief executive officer at Longmont United Hospital.  She will hold  the distinction of being the second female physician to serve as CEO of a Colorado hospital.   Dr.  Johnson currently serves as VP & chief medical officer of Lutheran Medical Center in Wheat Ridge.   She joined the […]

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Rose Medical Center Welcomes New COO

Hollie Seeley has accepted the position of chief operating officer at Rose Medical Center.  She comes to Rose from Swedish Medical Center , where she has served as vice president of operations since 2016.  Both hospitals are part of the HealthONE system in Colorado.  She also served HealthONE as vice president of the organization’s AirLife […]

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New CEO at Montrose Memorial

The Board of Directors at Montrose Memorial Hospital has announced the hiring of James Kiser as the facility’s next CEO.  He currently serves as CEO at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana. He replaces Cindy Bradley who stepped in as interim CEO in September of last year following the sudden departure of Steven […]

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Amy Yutzy Named to New Position

Amy Yutzy has accepted the director of Medicaid programs position at Physician Health Partners.  She comes to the new role with 20 years of leadership experience in the non-profit world primarily in the child welfare sector. Most recently, she served as chief operating office with Community Health Partnership where she oversaw  a collaborative care program […]

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Southwest Health System Fires Another C-level; Hires Interim CEO

Southwest Health System in Cortez is once again experiencing a “change in leadership direction”.  The chief financial officer, Angela Kobel, has been terminated as of last Friday and a new interim CEO will begin on April 23.  The moves were announced by Community Hospital Corp., a Plano-Texas-base consulting and hospital management firm engaged by SHS […]

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Home Care of the Grand Valley CEO Retires

Sue Brown, co-founder and CEO of Grand Junction-based Home Care of the Grand Valley will retire at the end of the month.  She along with other community leaders established the community-based, non-profit home health care agency in 2002.  It provides full-service, medical and basic care to residents of all ages across a five county region […]

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Abrupt Change in Leadership at Cortez Hospital

On April 6, Cortez-based Southwest Health System announced the release of three top executives from its leadership team.  The three released are: CEO Kent Rogers, Chief Nursing Officer Karen Pasquin and Chief Ambulatory Services Officer Ken Boucher.  No formal reason was given for the dismissals other than “a change in leadership direction”.   Chairman of the […]

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Brian Turner Named CEO for Solvista Health

The Board of Directors of Canon City-based Solvista Health has announced the selection of Brian Turner as the organization’s next president and CEO.   Turner has spent his career in public health and behavioral health settings and most recently as deputy director for the Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council.  He recently finished a term as president of […]

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