COVID-19 Vaccine for San Miguel County Residents

If you live in Ouray County, please read this blog post for information regarding how to sign up to be notified when the vaccine is available for your phase. For Mountain Medical Center patients who live in San Miguel County, please note that you will need to go to the San Miguel County Public HealthContinue reading “COVID-19 Vaccine for San Miguel County Residents”

COVID-19 Vaccine for Ouray County Residents

*Updated 4/1/2021**Updated again 8/16/2021* If you live in San Miguel County, please read this blog post for information regarding how to sign up to be notified when the vaccine is available for your phase. For Mountain Medical Center patients who live in Ouray County: Good news! The Ouray County Public Health Agency (OCPHA) is distributingContinue reading “COVID-19 Vaccine for Ouray County Residents”

New COVID-19 Quarantine Guidelines

Please see the full 12/02/2020 release below from the Colorado Office of Communications from the Department of Public Health & Environment regarding the new, reduced quarantine length options for people with COVID-19 exposure with no subsequent symptoms. In synopsis: If exposed people do not develop symptoms, they may be released from quarantine after completing dayContinue reading “New COVID-19 Quarantine Guidelines”

FREE Voluntary COVID-19 Testing Event this Wednesday 11/11/2020

Please also see the information below from the Ouray County Public Health Agency: PRESS RELEASENovember 4, 2020Contact: Tanner Kingery, Director, Ouray County Public Health AgencyPhone: 970-325-4670Email: tkingery@ouraycountyco.govFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:OURAY COUNTY SAFER AT HOME STATUS POTENTIAL CHANGE AND COMMUNITY TESTING EVENTOuray County may be moving to the Safer at Home Level 2 (Yellow) status based onContinue reading “FREE Voluntary COVID-19 Testing Event this Wednesday 11/11/2020”

Add Your Phone to Fight COVID-19

The Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment released a new phone application over the weekend that has the potential to slow the spread of COVID-19 in our state. Please note that this app is completely optional and must be downloaded (on androids) and enabled (on iPhones) before it works. Go to addyourphone.com to learnContinue reading “Add Your Phone to Fight COVID-19”

Regional Service Authority – Ballot Issue 6A

Did you know that YOU (the taxpayers of Ouray County) actually own the building, equipment, and medical trade fixtures in MMC? Ouray County residents should have begun receiving their mail-in ballots over the weekend. As you take the time to research the issues to fill out your ballot as a well-informed voter, please take theContinue reading “Regional Service Authority – Ballot Issue 6A”

FREE Flu Clinic 10/16/2020

Please see the following news release from OCPHA: Ouray County Public Health Agency (OCPHA) is hosting a Drive Thru Flu Vaccination Clinic at the Ouray County 4-H Event Center on Friday, October 16 from 3pm-7pm! Bring your family and get everyone vaccinated at the same time in the convenience of your vehicle. We will beContinue reading “FREE Flu Clinic 10/16/2020”

Dr. Gates Voted Best Healthcare Professional in Ouray County

Mountain Medical Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Joel T. Gates was voted “Best Healthcare Professional” in Ouray County in 2020! Dr. Gates has poured his heart and soul into the community since he joined the practice in 2005, and he is very honored to have been chosen again for this distinction. Click onContinue reading “Dr. Gates Voted Best Healthcare Professional in Ouray County”

New Mobile App for Medicaid Members

We just received the following communication from the State of Colorado regarding their Health First (Medicaid) Colorado app. If you or your children are currently enrolled in Medicaid, this is a sleek way to access your information, find providers, etc. Check it out! The new Health First Colorado app is available in the Apple App Store and GoogleContinue reading “New Mobile App for Medicaid Members”