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Rio Frio on Ice 2016 Rio Frio on Ice
Walk, Run, Participate and Donate for the 2016 Rio Frio on Ice. 
Provider Scores Providers Receive Top Scores in Patient Satisfaction Survey
      On March 9th, 2017 five SLV Health providers were celebrated for receiving top scores from patient survey data collected from 2015 to 2016: Dr. Carmelo Hernandez (OBGYN), Dr. Nuwan Pilapitiya (Family Practice), Brian Jackson-PA-C (Family Practice), Dr. Thom Miller (Pediatrics), and Dr. Aaron...
CCH Groundbreaking and 2018 BBQ and Quilt Auction
CCH Groundbreaking and 2018 BBQ & Quilt Auction
Dr. Celada to Begin the Next Chapter of His Life…
Dr. Marco Celada is retiring after 50 years of practicing medicine, with over 30 of those years in Southern Colorado, mainly at Conejos County Hospital and the La Jara Clinic.  He and his family immigrated to the United States for safety reasons during a time of political strife in Guatemala.  ...
Maryann Martinez Receives Kaiser Permanente Award
On July 12, 2016, Margaret Davidson, Special Projects Assistant with the Colorado Community Health Network, presented Maryann Martinez, Occupational Medicine & Employee Health Nurse Case Manager, with the Kaiser Permanente Loan Repayment Award for her commitment to SLV Health and providing care...
Baby Quilts Baby Quilts Donated to SLV Health
Christine Heersink lived in Alamosa for over 60 years. Currently retired and living in Castle Rock with her husband, Christine sews baby blankets for Denver Health. She wanted to donate baby quilts to the Women’s Center nursery at SLV Health. “I have fond memories of the Valley and connections to (...
Thank You From Dr. Celada
Thank you from the bottom of my heart!  Maria, my family and I would like to thank the planning committee for throwing a wonderful retirement celebration for me.  Thank you to Kelly Gallegos, Michelle Gay, Tandra Dunn, Mark Lara, Daniel Dellosso, Debbie Thomas, Josie Villagomez, Rocky Villagomez,...
SLV Health Formally Opposes Amendment 69
The leadership at San Luis Valley Health took a formal position in opposition on Ballot Amendment 69, “ColoradoCare” at the August board of directors meeting.  “After careful review of the impacts of Amendment 69, we do not support this ballot measure.
SLV Health Hosts Antonito Senior Citizens Event
ANTONITO, CO.  On Friday, December 2, 2016, about a dozen people braved winter conditions to attend an interactive prevention and educational seminar hosted by Julie Ramstetter, RN, Rachael Schell, RN, and Nenita Covert, PT, MCMT, at the Antonito Senior Center.  Nenita shared, “The idea of a...
SLV Health Scores Big at National Health Conference

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