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SHS Offers Family Sharps Disposal Program

More than 7.8 billion needles are used each year by the 13.5 million people in the US who self-inject medications outside of a healthcare setting. The number of drugs injected at home continues to grow, and the use of sharps in the home highlights the significant challenges of where and how to dispose of them […]

SHS announces Rick Shrader as permanent CFO

  Cortez, CO- Southwest Health System (SHS) Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Rick Shrader as permanent Chief Financial Officer of Southwest Health System. “Rick’s leadership over the past year as interim CFO has been instrumental in our very successful turn-around. He brings a depth of knowledge and experience that allowed him to […]

Note from CNO on 4-Star Rating

One of our biggest achievements this summer was earning a 4 star rating from the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid! These ratings are determined by collecting data on several quality measures and by the scores indicated on the surveys our patients complete after they receive in patient care. Hospitals are also compared to each other […]