Stories & Newsroom

Community Impact

Dr. Grenardo
The Power of Embracing, Respecting Our Differences
A shift in perspective. A pause before acting. The courage to step in. To be sure, these are small
Read More
Fayln Smith, MA engaging with Centura Health patients
25 Years of Nurturing Health & Wholeness
For a quarter of a century, Centura Health has been working to improve the health of those in our
Read More
Children return to school during COVID-19 pandemic
Update on Mercy’s Continued Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
The return to school usually arrives with a mixture of emotions including excitement, anticipation
Read More
Flight for Life helicopter
Air Medical Transport offers Life-Saving Care
When Peter Werlin was a child growing up skiing at the resort his father managed, staff used his dad
Read More
Nurse with mom and baby
Mercy Recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience
Since the Sisters of Mercy arrived in Durango in 1882, our focus has always been on doing what is
Read More
Mercy Hospital receives Leapfrog Group "A" Grade
Mercy Recognized for ‘A’chieving Excellence
Safety First, People Always is at the forefront of everything we do as we strive to deliver health
Read More

Caregivers

Robotic-assisted surgery at Mercy Regional Medical Center
Mercy’s New Surgical System Expands Minimally Invasive Surgical Options in Four Corners
Surgeons at Mercy Hospital are now able to offer the next level of robotic-assisted operations to
Read More
Centura Health will award $500 per fully vaccinated associate beginning in July
Centura Health to Provide $500 Appreciation Bonuses to Fully Vaccinated Associates by Mid-August
Every Centura Health associate, up to the director level, and employed providers will receive a $500
Read More
Jenna Bruce, COVID-19 long hauler
Living with “Long-Haul” COVID-19: Centura Health Physicians Discuss Healing and Hope, Patient Shares Personal Experience
“I’m an avid hiker; I’ve climbed fourteen 14’ers; I was an athlete,” says 32-year-old Jenna Bruce
Read More
Breast Center at Mercy Regional Medical Center
Nurse Navigator to Support Patients on Health Care Journey
Cancer is complex and often treatment takes a multi-disciplinarian team of experts. This is
Read More
Patrick Sharp, CEO shares update on Mercy's response to COVID-19
Mercy’s Continued Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
More than a year since its start, I think we can all agree that we’re tired of talking and hearing
Read More
Patient with underlying health conditions receives COVID-19 vaccine
Mercy Goes Above & Beyond in COVID-19 Vaccination Effort
To date, Mercy Hospital has given nearly 10,500 COVID-19 vaccinations. With each vaccination we move
Read More

Patient Stories

Robotic surgery at Longmont United Hospital
Robotic-Assisted Knee Replacement Speeds Recovery for Bonnie Finley
One of Bonnie Finley’s favorite things is taking her grandchildren to the playground near her home
Read More
Streamline story image
Longmont United Hospital is the Knee Replacement Provider of Choice for this Nurse
What’s one of the most effective ways to find out where to get the best healthcare? Ask a healthcare
Read More
Patient, Trice, with her physical therapist
Normal Walk Turns Into Life-Altering Event
In April 2020, Trice and her husband, John, were on their usual walk when Trice began noticing she
Read More
PT working with Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility patient
Two Life-Changing Events Only Days Apart
During the night in July 2020, Robert Jones woke up feeling restless. Not being able to pinpoint the
Read More

Health & Wellness

Porter Adventist Hospital
Porter Adventist Hospital’s New Solution for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Untreated obstructive sleep apnea can impact almost every aspect of life – from health and
Read More
Patient being cared for in an Emergency & Urgent Care Center
When Should I Visit an Emergency & Urgent Care Center?
Sometimes your activities do not have the outcome you anticipated. Like, not seeing that rock on
Read More
Trauma Survivors Network offers patients and families information, support groups and recovery classes.
Trauma Survivors Network, Helping People Recover from the Emotional Aspects of Physical Trauma
Sometimes the most difficult thing to deal with after physical trauma is what’s not readily seen
Read More
Dr. James Ford sees a young patient at High Country Healthcare in Silverthorne, Colorado, March 25, 2021.
Sports Physical FAQs
Athletes from Little League to NCAA teams have one thing in common: they need a sports physical
Read More
CHPG Primary Care Southwest Longmont patients
Wondering What Type of Care Best Fits Your Healthcare Needs?
Internal Medicine vs Family Medicine The providers at CHPG Primary Care Southwest Longmont deliver
Read More
Understand your insurance plan
How Do You Know if Your Insurance is in Network?
All Insurance Plans Are Not Equal It is important to understand that all plans provided by insurance
Read More