Pioneers launches new funding drive for hospital

MEEKER I This next year, the Pioneers Healthcare Foundation (PHF) will be working hard to gather the resources to add enhanced services at the new Pioneers Medical Center. The new medical center will carry forward the existing services of the health clinic, the hospital and emergency services and the Walbridge Wing.

PMC foot clinic on Tuesday

MEEKER I Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Foot Clinic at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the Pines Apartments, 875 Water St.

All going well with plans for hospital to open during 2015

Pioneers Medical Center’s west lobby wall.

MEEKER I Construction of the new Pioneers Medical Center is on track with a target opening date of June 2015. “We are thrilled with the progress made this spring,” said Ken Harman, Pioneers Medical Center CEO.

Black & White Masquerade sponsored by Pioneers Healthcare Foundation

Meeker Pastor Jon Laughlin, right, and Kristina Lubner, left, took the masquerade part of the Black and White Masquerade Ball on Saturday night quite seriously. Most attendees were in blacks, whites and a mix of the two while about 20 of those in attendance at the fund-raiser event for Pioneers Medical Center/Pioneers Healthcare Foundation wore full masks.

Tickets available to hospital’s Spring Gala

Tickets are now available for the 2014 Spring Gala Black & White Masquerade Ball to benefit the Pioneers Healthcare Foundation.

PMC 9Health Fair…

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Roughly 590 people joined in the 9HealthFair on Saturday at Meeker Elementary School, within 30 of the total for each of the past three years, according to coordinator Christy Atwood.

PMC offers foot clinic

MEEKER I Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Foot Clinic at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the Pines Apartments, 875 Water St.

Pioneers breaks ground on new hospital

Paul Sheridan, president of the board at Pioneers Medical Center, welcomed more than 120 people to the groundbreaking ceremony Friday for the new hospital, to be built just off of Highway 13, about 2 miles north and east of Meeker.

MEEKER I On Friday afternoon, amid cloudy and breezy skies, more than 120 people attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Pioneers Medical Center, two miles northeast of downtown Meeker.

Pioneers Medical groundbreaking Friday at 3 p.m.

MEEKER I On Friday, the Pioneers Medical Center community will break ground on the new medical center that will replace the current 65-year-old facility.

New pediatric clinic in Meeker

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The Pioneers Medical Center Pediatric Care Clinic had its public open house on Friday, and the medical staff at the clinic was present to meet visitors and introduce them to clinic’s services.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for the help during hospital stay

Dear Editor: For the last six years I, along with family and friends, have had the pleasure of hunting elk out of Karl Maser’s Ute Lodge. The beauty of the mountains and the camaraderie of the hunt, plus the people of the Meeker, Colo., area, make my hunting a secondary blessing. As they say, getting […]

Pioneers sets weekly foot clinic Tuesday

MEEKER | Pioneers Medical Center Home Health will be offering its monthly Foot Clinic on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Pines Apartments, 875 Water St. in Meeker.