The steel is going up on the new Rangely District Hospital and the nice weather is helping the construction progress.
RANGELY I Adolfson and Peterson Construction, the general contractor for the new Rangely District Hospital, will host a subcontractor and supplier informational meeting at the existing Rangely Hospital on Tuesday, June 1 from noon to 4 p.m.
RANGELY — Nick Goshe knows it will be a challenge.
RANGELY — At its monthly meeting, the Rangely District Hospital board accepted the application of Marta Estes and then Chairman Jack Rich administered the oath of office to Estes, affectionately known as “Marty” to her friends and co-workers.
RANGELY — No longer will people have to wait for bone density testing. A traveling bone density machine used to come to Rangely District Hospital every two months. Now, screening can be done three days a week. Thanks to a new bone testing machine.
RANGELY — When Merrill Frank was hired as interim CEO of Rangely District Hospital in July, his primary assignment was to find his replacement. He found his man.
RANGELY — For the past six years, Jim Dillon has been a math teacher in the Rangely area schools — from grade school to CNCC.
RANGELY — Merrill Frank is back in familiar territory. The retired hospital administrator recently returned for a second stint at Rangely District Hospital. He was CEO at the hospital the first time from January 1997 to October 1999, when he retired.
RANGELY — The hospital board has hired Merrill Frank as an interim CEO to hold the helm while the search continues for a new permanent person.
RANGELY — Gov. Bill Ritter announced that the Colorado Rural Health Care Grant Council has awarded just more than $1.9 million in the inaugural round of grants to strengthen health care delivery in Colorado’s rural communities. The Rangely District Hospital received $50,000 to improve its physical plant.