Contact us at:

Southwest Health System
1311 N Mildred Rd.
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 565-6666 

You can also contact us directly at our clinics and providers.

Our contact email is monitored by the Quality department. We are happy to direct your questions, comments or concerns to the proper department. Because we are unable to offer any medical advice, we ask that you do not submit medical questions or concerns about particular health conditions. Please contact your medical provider directly for medical advice. 

Administrative Hours of Operation

Saturday–Sunday: Closed

Emergency services are provided 24-7.

Our easy-to-use online Hospital Portal or Clinic (SMG) Portal allows patients to view their medical records and stay involved in managing care.

Questions and Concerns

We are here to answers to your questions regarding:

Department Contacts

Diagnostic Imaging & Cardiopulmonary Director
Wendell Heck, RT(R)MR

Inpatient Services Director
Janet Knisley, RN

Pharmacy & Infusion Director
Marc Meyer

Laboratory Services Director
Alan Laird

Rehabilitation Services Director
Jodi Harris, PT, WCC, CWS

Surgical Services Director
Lisa Gates

Emergency Department Director
Vernie Page

Sleep Services Director
Lindsay Yeager

Education & Staff Development Director
Meghan Higman

Food & Nutrition Director
Karen Perry

EMS/Emergency Management Lead
Matt Lindsay

Health Information Management Director
Kimberly Gunderson

Materials Management Director
Tamara McCoy

Medical Staff Services Manager
Melony Birt

Plant Operations Director
Rob Owens

Patient Financial Services Director
Deeanna Wilson