Mind Springs Health was dealt a severe blow to its community crisis services this week with the announcement that the state of Colorado would transition away from using the mental health care company effective July 1.
A mosquito caught by Moffat County’s weed and pest control division has tested positive for West Nile virus. Jesse Schroeder, the county’s weed and pest control manager, said a mosquito caught near the South Beach...
National Jewish Health’s Miners Clinic of Colorado will hold its 2019 annual screening clinic in Craig on Monday, June 24 and Tuesday, June 25 at Memorial Regional Health Medical Clinic, 785 Russell St. This year’s...
Moffat County is showing a sharp increase in gonorrhea cases after years of declining incidents of the sexually transmitted disease.
Transitioning from hospital inpatient care to home can be a challenging time for patients and their families, but Memorial Regional Health’s transition care services ensure patients are ready when they head home from the hospital....
thwest Colorado Health and the Humble Ranch Education and Therapy Center will host a free one-day camp for children and teens who have lost a parent.
Moffat County commissioners are working with regional and local public health officials to update outdated emergency preparedness plans.
Proposed treatment center at Moffat County School District Yampa Building expected to attract out-of-town patients
Memorial Regional Health’s proposed substance abuse treatment center would draw patients to Craig from other parts of the state, according to email correspondence about the project.
When patients need hospice care, family members and other loved ones often feel overwhelmed with emotion. A caring and supportive hospice team can help alleviate some of these feelings. We asked Kristine Cooper, executive director...
The Memorial Regional Health Foundation received an extra boost in its campaign to raise $1 million in community donations to help fund the completion of MRH’s newest medical office building.
A Craig woman was hospitalized after suffering serious injuries in a deer attack at Sunset Meadows senior living facility.
Senior citizens at Sunset Meadows I in Craig aren’t letting their age stop them from enjoying some digital fun.
Memorial Regional Health received a $2,500 grant this spring from the Colorado Garden Foundation to partner with Boys & Girls Club of Craig and create, plant, and maintain a community garden for Moffat County children during the summer of 2019.
The classic times of the year when people start thinking more about diet and exercise are the New Year and summertime. Thankfully, summer in Colorado includes a myriad of outdoor activities that get your heartbeat up, all while including a healthy dose of fun.
Men are 80 percent less likely than women to seek regular, preventative health care, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Environmental Protection Agency has some late spring cleaning in store for the town of Dinosaur.
Community connections can make us feel happy, accepted and less lonely. Sometimes, connections turn into friendships that fill a void left by those we have lost.
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, but there are other age-related cognitive changes that people often experience that do not always point to dementia.
A woman whose journey has spanned some six years and 7,000 miles — all on foot — included a walk through Craig this week to help Americans understand their own well-being.
The eighth annual community barbecue hosted by Memorial Regional Health Emergency Medical Services brought together multiple responders, including area police, firefighters and more.