RDH gets $25,000 grant for lab testing expansion

From left, Rangely District Hospital’s Kelly Just (lab manager), Debbie Smith, Chelsi Dunn and Chris Allred.

RANGELY I Rangely District Hospital will receive a $25,000 grant from the Caring for Colorado Foundation to expand its laboratory testing services. The project’s focus is to provide primary care services through laboratory testing to residents of rural northwestern Colorado.

Rangely District Hospital lists steps in staying healthy this year

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Staying healthy is an important part of living a full and active life. As we head into the 2009 influenza season, staying healthy becomes even more important. There are things you can do to keep yourself healthy during this time of year. Let’s discuss a few.

RDH to seek support for new construction

Candy Campbell is the new physician assistant at Rangely District Hospital. In addition, two new doctors will be joining the hospital’s staff soon.

RANGELY I Along with all of the other changes that have occurred at Rangely District Hospital, there’s been one constant — the facility itself. But that, too, might be changing.

Officially in charge, Goshe sees positive change at RDH

Nick Goshe has seen a lot of changes in his relatively short time at Rangely District Hospital, including in his own role, rising from chief of nursing to CFO to now CEO.

RANGELY I Since coming to Rangely District Hospital in January 2008, Nick Goshe has seen many changes. And things are still changing. But in a good way.

Physical therapist joins Rangely hospital staff

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RANGELY — Shingo Tanaka has been working as Rangely District Hospital’s physical therapist for just over a month. But people are already noticing his individualized approach to patients.

Rangely District Hospital launches

Rangely District Hospital has announced the addition of prenatal care to its list of available patient services.

Reese is new director of nursing at Rangely District Hospital; new assistant also named

RANGELY — Nick Goshe, Rangely District Hospital chief operating officer, announced the hiring of Mary Reese as the hospital’s new director of nursing.

New CEO relishes challenge of running Rangely hospital

RANGELY — Nick Goshe knows it will be a challenge.

Dr. Brenda Hinton joins RDH medical staff

RANGELY — Alaska’s loss is Rangely’s gain with the addition of Dr. Brenda Hinton as a full-time Rangely District Hospital staff physician.

RDH receives new ambulance, replaces older unit

RANGELY — The Rangely District Hospital has a new ambulance. The new 2008 Lifeline ambulance replaces an older unit. Ambulance director Shanna Kinney gave a tour of the new vehicle for the hospital board and the county commissioners and explained the operational details and spoke of the acquisition process.

CEO out at RDH

RANGELY — Jason McCormick and Rangely District Hospital have parted ways. A separation agreement was reached last Thursday, said Jack Rich, chairman of the RDH board of directors. McCormick had been CEO of the hospital since January 2006.

Hogan earns honor

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