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  • Elizabeth Mensing, M.D., Bolsters Emergency Team at Colorado Canyons Hospital

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    Elizabeth Mensing, M.D., recently joined the Emergency Department at Colorado Canyons Hospital & Medical Center (CCHMC) and Family Health West in Fruita. Dr. Mensing is Board Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and will be working on trauma and other emergent cases in the Emergency Department. “I love being a doctor. Not a Continue Reading…

  • Douglas Goforth, DPM joins Balanced Rock Foot and Ankle, Family Health West

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    Douglas Goforth, DPM is joining forces with Troy Griffiths, DPM at Balanced Rock Foot and Ankle, a podiatry clinic provided by Family Health West. Dr. Goforth is a Board certified podiatrist whose duties will include not only caring for patients in the clinic, but also performing foot & ankle surgery. Together with Dr. Griffiths, they Continue Reading…

  • Family Health West Names Barbara Alber as Director of Administrative Services

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    Family Health West is pleased to announce that Barbara Alber has been named as the new Director of Administrative Services. In addition to serving as Executive Assistant, Barbara will oversee administrative operations and staff to ensure daily operations run smoothly and are consistent with Administrative objectives. She will also provide administrative support to the President/CEO, Continue Reading…

  • Colorado Canyons Hospital & Medical Center Announces Level IV Trauma Accreditation

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    Colorado Canyons Hospital & Medical Center Emergency Department at Family Health West is pleased to announce their three year accreditation as a Level IV Trauma Center. It is standard practice for the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) to grant a one year certification on the initial application with a needed follow-up review. Continue Reading…

  • Family Health West Welcomes Lori Randall as Chief Operating Officer

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    Family Health West is pleased to announce Lori Randall as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO). Lori was born in Craig, “a true western slope girl”, and moved to Collbran when her parents bought Mesa Lakes Resort. She attended Brigham Young University and the University of Portland in Oregon where she received her Bachelor of Continue Reading…

  • Family Health West Announces Kelly Murphy as New Vice President of Human Resources

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    Family Health West is proud to announce Kelly Murphy as Vice President of Human Resources. Kelly brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this position. She is certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and SHRM-CP (Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional). Kelly’s duties include planning and directing all aspects of the Continue Reading…

  • Family Health West Welcomes RedRock Integrative Rehabilitation Medicine

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    RedRock Integrative Rehabilitation Medicine in Fruita has recently joined Family Health West’s healthcare service lines. Although the name is new, the physiatrist, Ellen Price, DO, is well-known throughout the Grand Valley. Dr. Price is pleased to collaborate with Family Health West. “A physician’s practice of operating solo seems to be a thing of the past. Continue Reading…

  • Family Health West Announces Stacey Mascarenas as New Eldercare Foundation Director

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    Family Health West is proud to announce Stacey Mascarenas as the director of the new Family Health West Foundation. Stacey graduated from Mesa State College (now Colorado Mesa University) in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. She served on the Alumni Board for several years and was elected president in 2011. Continue Reading…

  • Family Health West Welcomes Diane Miller as New CFO

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    Family Health West is pleased to announce Diane Miller as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Diane was born in Superior, Arizona and moved to Grand Junction eight years ago, though she had lived in Grand Junction briefly as an adolescent. She has a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Accounting from Northern Arizona University in Continue Reading…

  • Family Health West Welcomes Britney Guccini as New Emergency Director

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    Family Health West is pleased to announce Britney Guccini as the new emergency department director. Originally from Delta, Colorado, Britney moved to Fruita nearly seven years ago. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Mesa College (now Colorado Mesa University) in 2008. In her new role, Britney will oversee the emergency services Continue Reading…