June 11, 2015- Beginning June 15, 2015, Colorado Canyons Hospital and Medical Center of Family Health West will be offering International Normalized Ratio (INR) checks through their on-site lab. Their pharmacist will also be available to assist with dosing changes and education. Services will not include any at-home-monitoring.
“We had an overwhelming response from our community that they wanted us to provide this important service in Fruita again,” said Family Health West VP of Clinical Services, Lori Henderson. “We have sent letters and emails to past patients who used the service before and appreciate them entrusting us to their care.”
Patients who seek this service must be referred by their primary care physician. For more information, please contact Family Health West Director of Pharmacy, Melody White at 970-858-2536.