Articles tagged with 'St. Mary's Medical Center' | SCL Health

SCL Health Newsroom (St. Mary's Medical Center)

2023
January
16,
2023
| 14:40 PM America/Denver
It is the time of year when we all count our blessings and give thanks for all we have. Sometimes, those blessings appear in places and in people you’d least expect. That’s precisely what happened to Don Jenkins, a patient at St. Mary’s who had a rar...
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2022
December
07,
2022
| 09:24 AM America/Denver
It is the time of year when everyone takes a moment to recognize the blessings in their lives and all that they are grateful for. This year in particular, Laura Patricks and Brittany Driscoll say they have much to be thankful for. In the early 2000s,...
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November
23,
2022
| 11:12 AM America/Denver
The Grand Valley Catholic Outreach Day Center provides the amenities of home – a warm shower, laundry, telephone, mail, storage and access to local resources to those experiencing homelessness in the community.  Twelve years ago, St. Mary’s Medical C...
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November
16,
2022
| 08:29 AM America/Denver
Broomfield, CO, November 16, 2022 – SCL Health, now part of Intermountain Healthcare, is proud to announce that the following Colorado and Montana hospitals received an “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group. Good Samaritan Medical Center,...
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September
13,
2022
| 11:52 AM America/Denver
St. Mary’s Medical Center is pleased to welcome Michele Arnold, MD, MBA as its new Vice President and Chief Medical Officer. As a key leader on the hospital Senior Leadership Team, Dr. Arnold will lead efforts to improve the patient and caregiver exp...
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August
12,
2022
| 15:14 PM America/Denver
Grand Junction, Colo. — Please join us in celebrating the more than 50,000 lives saved through community members’ generous blood donations. For more than 70 years, St. Mary’s Medical Center (SMMC) has provided blood collection services to Grand Junct...
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August
05,
2022
| 15:26 PM America/Denver
If you’ve walked the halls at St. Mary’s Medical Center on a Friday during the past year, you have probably seen Wally, a 120-pound Great Pyrenees/Akbash mix whose sheer size makes heads turn everywhere he goes. Wally is four years old and is part of...
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July
19,
2022
| 11:26 AM America/Denver
In the early 2000s, Laura Patricks underwent extensive dental surgery to reconstruct the bottom plate in her mouth. After months of pain, she ended up in the Emergency Department at St. Mary’s Medical Center, now part of Intermountain Healthcare, in ...
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May
18,
2022
| 08:39 AM America/Denver
Grand Junction, CO - A new Intensive Case Management (ICM) program will start serving Mesa County in September, thanks to a $300,000 financial gift from Intermountain Healthcare. In a state with the nation's highest rate of mental health illness for ...
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April
25,
2022
| 10:01 AM America/Denver
St. Mary’s Medical Center is pleased to announce that associates Erin Minnerath, Tiffany Martens and Angie Silva were awarded the 2022 Heroes of Infection Prevention Award by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (AP...
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April
05,
2022
| 10:21 AM America/Denver
Labor and delivery clinical nurse manager Rainy Tieman had wanted to implement a placental donation program at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Grand Junction ever since she heard about the innovative initiative at an Association of Women's Health Obstet...
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March
25,
2022
| 09:58 AM America/Denver
March is Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Awareness month - a great reminder to take good care of ourselves and talk to your medical provider. Approximately 140,000 people will be diagnosed with CRC this year, and 56,000 people will die from this disease. Yet...
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March
07,
2022
| 13:58 PM America/Denver
At SCL Health, now Intermountain Healthcare, we are dedicated to engaging with our communities to better understand how we can provide healthcare and services to meet local needs.Please join us for an hour and a half virtual public meeting to learn m...
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February
17,
2022
| 13:06 PM America/Denver
St. Mary’s Medical Center has achieved the prestigious Magnet recognition as a demonstration of its commitment to nursing professionalism in a collaborative, inter-professional culture. The Magnet Recognition® Program, administered by the American Nu...
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February
11,
2022
| 09:46 AM America/Denver
One hot summer night in August of 2021 in Grand Junction, Teyen Shiao, MD, was awoken in the middle of the night with pressure in his chest. At only 48-years-old and with no risk factors, the Grand Valley general surgeon assumed he was experiencing h...
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January
12,
2022
| 18:31 PM America/Denver
Grand Junction, CO - St. Mary’s Hospital and Medical Center have signed a letter of intent (LOI) to transition blood collection activities to Vitalant, the nation's largest independent, nonprofit blood service provider. Utilizing the expertise of a b...
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