Giving Tuesday 2022

December 1, 2022

Thanks to a generous MATCHING GIFT from three local families to our Health For All Fund, every gift will be matched up to $75,000, supporting trusted medical, behavioral, and dental healthcare for more than 24,000 patients in Garfield, Eagle, and Pitkin counties. DOUBLE MATCH of gifts $1,000 or more TRIPLE MATCH of gifts under $1,000 Click here to donate What is…

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On National Philanthropy Day, Please Consider Mountain Family

November 15, 2022

In 1986, President Ronald Reagan signed the proclamation declaring National Philanthropy Day as November 15. He wrote, “the literal meaning of ‘philanthropy’ is affection for mankind.’ Throughout our history, we Americans have displayed this trait through our generous charitable giving and our spirit of neighbor helping neighbor. We help each other, and we reach out to…

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Health Insurance Enrollment

Mountain Family Health Centers Offers Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance

October 26, 2022

Colorado Expands Health Insurance Access Throughout the State [GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO – October 27, 2022] Health insurance enrollment season starts November 1, 2022, and Mountain Family Health Centers is here to help community members enroll in health insurance coverage. Mountain Family is hosting six enrollment events at various locations throughout Garfield and Eagle Counties. At…

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Expanding Access to Affordable Care in Eagle County, Colorado

October 25, 2022

Ross Brooks, CEO & patient Mountain Family Health Centers has started renovations on a new Community Health Center in Avon, Colorado, which will be open for new patients in early 2023. The new integrated health center will provide access to affordable medical, dental, behavioral, and pharmacy services for patients in the Eagle River Valley. Mountain…

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Omicron COVID Boosters Are Here

October 25, 2022

Matt Percy, MD, Co-Chief Medical Officer, Rifle Site Medical Director I last wrote an update for our July 2022 newsletter on COVID vaccines and updates. At that time, I was excited about that vaccines for the original strain of COVID-19 are available for anyone six months and older and second boosters available for the highest…

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 25, 2022

Emily Borkovec, MMS, PA-C, Basalt Site Medical Director October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the time each year when we try to get the word out about the importance of breast cancer screening and show support for those affected by breast cancer. Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer, accounting for nearly 2 million…

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Expanding Hours to Meet Our Patients’ Needs

October 25, 2022

At Mountain Family, we want our patients to know we’re here for them and that’s why we’ve worked with our staff to expand our hours of operation. Glenwood Springs Integrated Health Center 8am – 6pm, M, Tu, Th, F 8am – 7pm, Wednesdays Rifle Integrated Health Center 8am – 6pm, Monday through Friday Edward Integrated…

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Health Insurance Enrollment Season is Here

October 25, 2022

Open enrollment for health insurance is right around the corner! Enroll between November 1 – January 15 for 2023 coverage. Mountain Family Health Centers has bilingual (English/Spanish) certified health coverage guides to help you process your application and enroll in the plan on your choice. This year Colorado has made a few expansions in order…

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Your Generosity Makes a Difference

October 25, 2022

At Mountain Family, we improve the health of our community by providing equitable and affordable medical, behavioral, and dental healthcare for all.  We could not do it without your valuable support.  Our Health For All Fund provides support of our essential integrated healthcare and pharmacy services that we provide at four hub sites in Basalt,…

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Exemplary Care Providers

October 24, 2022

August: Addie Virgil, RN “I want to publicly thank Addie and the other Glenwood Springs nurses for helping out with an elderly patient of mine who fainted in a therapy session. They were very quick to respond, they took her blood pressure and O2, and helped her when she regained consciousness. They were calm, yet…

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Mariposa Award Winners

October 24, 2022

August: Amber Falk, Health Information Specialist “I know Amber both personally and professionally — no matter what setting she is in, she’s the hot pink sparkles in the room. She has had such a huge impact on the team here in Edwards and our community we serve, she is the happy Good Morning (after her…

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What We’re Reading

October 24, 2022

Mountain Family Health Centers to Relocate to Avon in January 2023 (Vail Daily) Mountain Family Health Centers move from Edwards to Avon in partnership with Vail Health Cover All Coloradans Expands Health Insurance Access Read about the new expansion of health insurance coverage in Colorado The Value Proposition: Evidence of the Health and Economic Contributions…

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Mountain Family staff with Vertix Builders staff member

Mountain Family Begins Renovations on New Integrated Health Center in Avon

October 5, 2022

Renovations begin in partnership with Vail Health FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 5, 2022 Avon, CO – On Friday, September 30, Mountain Family Health Centers began renovations on a new community health center location in Avon, Colorado. Mountain Family currently has an integrated health center in Edwards and will be moving to the new Avon location…

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COVID Vaccine Update

July 6, 2022

Matt Percy, MDCo-Chief Medical Officer, Rifle Site Medical Director I last wrote an update for our November 2021 newsletter on COVID vaccines. At that time, I was excited about initial booster doses being approved for all ages as well as the impending approval of a vaccine for children ages 5-11. In the eight months since…

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Explore a Career at Mountain Family

July 6, 2022

Dana Peterson, SHRM-SCP, SPHRHuman Resource Director At Mountain Family, we don’t merely talk about health. We live it. Why? Healthier, happier employees improve both their own lives and those of everyone around them. It raises the social success, efficiency, and energy of the whole organization. Here at Mountain Family, you can enjoy an active, outdoor…

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