Kaser Receives LCSW Credential
Nov 5, 2014
Over the past two years, Katie Kaser has served San Luis Valley Health in a variety of ways.  While much of the work she has completed was done behind the scenes, none of it was unimportant and it has made a positive impact on the experiences of countless patients.“We are fortunate to...
Got Hair? Please Share!
Nov 5, 2014
On Saturday, November 15th, San Luis Valley Health Patient Navigator Theresa Curtis will host "Mariah's 2nd Pony Tail Drive".  Mariah is Theresa's daughter and has benefited from the Locks of Love organization that they are supporting.
Longtime Radiology Director Set to Retire
Oct 28, 2014
After 37 years of service, San Luis Valley Health’s Radiology Director, Fred Casanova, will retire at the end of this month. Casanova, who began his career at San Luis Valley Health as a student at Adams State in 1977, leaves behind a legacy of excellent leadership that directly...
Great American Smokeout Day Coming to SLV Health
Oct 24, 2014
Celebrating Pharmacy Week
Oct 22, 2014
Recently, I sat down with San Luis Valley Health's Pharmacy Director, Jessica Sabia, to discuss the role that our hospital pharmacy plays in the SLV Health organization as part of Pharmacy Week.  1.Give us an overview of what a hospital pharmacy does. What is the difference between a...
San Luis Valley Health Provides Update on Ebola
Oct 17, 2014
By Dr. Greg McAuliffeChief Medical Officer, San Luis Valley HealthDuring times of medical need and emergency, hospitals are often the first places that the public turns to for help.  Hospitals have the capacity in terms of personnel, resources and expertise to provide the highest level of care to...
San Luis Valley Health: Providers of Choice for Healthcare
Sep 24, 2014
The third section of San Luis Valley Health's 2014-15 Strategy Map is titled: Providers of Choice for Healthcare.  In this story, CCH Administrator Kelly Gallegos explains how the section was developed.Creating Excellent Customer ExperiencesOne of the goals at San Luis Valley Health...
San Luis Valley Health: Very Best in Quality and Safety
Sep 17, 2014
Providing a high-quality, safe environment for our patients is of the utmost importance to San Luis Valley Health.  The second strategy of our 2014-15 Strategy Map is titled “Very Best in Quality and Safety”, and we are striving to be just that. Our organization has made great...
ROMP Receives 100%, Five-Star Rating
Sep 17, 2014
The San Luis Valley Health Regional Occupational Medicine Program (ROMP) recently received a 100%, five-star rating for the department’s latest Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI) and Modified Duty reports. These reports are generated through Pinnacol Assurance, the workers’...
2014 SLV Fall Nurse's Conference: Tomorrow's Nursing, Today
Sep 11, 2014
Keynote PresenterSarah Thompson, PhD, RN, FAAN: "Nursing of the Future"Several breakout sessions on other topics will be available for participants.


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