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Services

Browse all FHW services and specialty clinics.

Primary
Care

Looking for a primary care doctor? We're accepting new patients and would love to meet you!

Emergency
Care

Our Level IV Emergency Department is open 24/7 and averages a five-minute wait time.

Frequently Asked Questions

Family Health West is a regional health care provider and Critical Access Hospital. We’re comprised of a 25-bed hospital, Emergency Room, and network of specialty clinics.

FHW was born from a vision to provide quality, locally-based health care to a rural community. Our roots go deep. The people who called the Grand Valley home built us from the ground up. Family Health West is by our people, for our people, for the future. Every day, we strive to create care that feels like home.

Our facilities are open and Family Health West is taking every precaution to help keep our patients safe from COVID-19. We are constantly monitoring CDC guidelines and updating our visitor restrictions to keep you safe. Read our current visitor policy before visiting.

Family Health West combines a critical access hospital and emergency room with several specialty clinics.

Our 25-bed hospital provides personal one-on-one care, with one of the highest nurse-to-patient ratios in Colorado, along with a Level IV Emergency Room. 

Specialty clinics include:

  • Primary Care
  • Orthopedics
  • Podiatry 
  • Wound Healing
  • Arthritis Center
  • Pain Management Services

Don’t be discouraged that Family Health West is all the way out in Fruita.  We’re only a 15-minute drive outside of Grand Junction. 

Family Health West does not currently have any COVID-19 vaccination clinics. You can check with Mesa County Public Health for current open vaccine clinics in the area.

Yes! Family Health West is always looking to add dedicated and imaginative people to our team. View all our open positions, we’re looking forward to meet you!

Patient Resources

Questions? Quickly find what you’re looking for. Manage your medical records and appointments quickly through your patient portal, view billing information, or learn about financial resources.

Visitor Resources

Visiting the hospital can be a stressful experience. At Family Health West, we can help make things a little easier by planning ahead. View lodging and dining options around Family Health West, get directions or learn about translation services.

FIND A PROVIDER

Jessica Mears, DO

Jessica Mears, DO

Rheumatologist
970-858-2590
576 Kokopelli Dr. Unit D
Richard Cappiello, MD

Richard Cappiello, MD

Rheumatologist
970-858-2590
576 Kokopelli Dr. Unit D
Eva Cappiello, ARNP-BC

Eva Cappiello, ARNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner
970-858-2589
576 Kokopelli Dr
Sara Blodgett, FHW Arthritis

Sara Blodgett, PA

Rheumatology PA
970-858-2590
576 Kokopelli Dr
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Elizabeth Rook, DO

Rheumatologist
970-858-2590
576 Kokopelli Dr, Unit D
Dr. Rebecca Levin

Rebecca Levin, MD

Family Practice Physician
970-858-9894
281 N Plum St
Photo of Dr. Christopherson an FHW Pain Specialist

Kyle Christopherson, MD

Pain Specialist
970-858-2578
300 W. Ottley Ave
Rachel Murray, PA

Rachel Murray, PA

Family Practice PA
970-858-9894
281 N Plum Street
Angela Gao, DO

Angela Gao, DO

Family Practice Physician
970-858-9894
281 N Plum St
Dr. Richard Ackerson - Orthopedic Surgeon

Richard M. Ackerson, MD

Orthopedics
970-858-2705
300 West Ottley Ave 2nd Floor
Dr. Joey Salganik

Joey Salganik, DO-UNTHSC

Rehabilitative Medicine
(970) 858-2585
300 W Ottley Ave
Douglas Goforth, DPM

Douglas Goforth, DPM

Podiatry
(970) 858-2530
551 Kokopelli Dr. Unit F
Troy Griffiths, DPM

Troy Griffiths, DPM

Podiatry, Wound Care
(970) 858-2530
551 Kokopelli Dr. Unit F
Anna Moore, DPM

Anna Moore, DPM

Podiatry
(970) 858-2530
551 Kokopelli Dr. Unit F
Nikos Hollis, NP

Nikos Hollis, NP

Rehabilitative Medicine
(970) 858-2585
300 W Ottley Ave Fruita, Colorado, 81521
Ellen Price, DO

Ellen Price, DO

Rehabilitative Medicine
(970) 858-2585
300 W Ottley Ave Fruita, Colorado, 81521
Dr. Peter Scheffel - Orthopedic Surgeon

Peter T. Scheffel, MD

Orthopedics
(970) 858-2705
300 West Ottley Ave 2nd Floor
Dr. Michael Rooks - Orthopedic Surgeon

Michael Rooks, MD

Orthopedics
(970) 858-2705
300 West Ottley Ave 2nd Floor
Dr. Chris Copeland - Orthopedic Surgeon

Christopher Copeland, DO

Orthopedics
(970) 858-2705
300 West Ottley Ave 2nd Floor
Mitchell Burnbaum, MD

Mitchell Burnbaum, MD

Neurologist
(970) 243-9180
551 Kokopelli Dr. Suite G Fruita, Colorado, 81521