Mountain Medical Center is pleased to announce that Physician Directed Aesthetic Care is now available at our office in Ridgway! We are hosting a limited-attendance FREE educational event next Thursday, March 25th at 6pm. Please see the flyer below for details and to RSVP if you are interested in learning more. If you decide atContinue reading “MM Aesthetics”
If you’ve been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are wondering what that changes for you, look no further! Below is the official guidance from the CDC. What’s Changed If you’ve been fully vaccinated: You can gather indoors with fully vaccinated people without wearing a mask. You can gather indoors with unvaccinated people from one otherContinue reading “Vaccinated and Wondering What Changes for You?”
REMOTE, (Feb. 19, 2021): Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) announced that as of 4 p.m. today the vaccine data dashboard includes county-level vaccine administration data in beta. The goal of the expanded data dashboard is part of the state’s commitment to prioritize data transparency throughout the COVID-19 response, to inform an equitableContinue reading “Colorado Vaccine Dashboard with County-Level Data”
Below are the current testing options for MMC patients: Mountain Medical Center Please note that appointment availability is limited and will be prioritized to symptomatic patients and people with close contact exposures to someone with a confirmed case of COVID-19. This means you have spent 15+ minutes within 6 feet of someone within 48 hoursContinue reading “COVID-19 Local Testing Options”
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”
*Updated 4/1/2021* 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 distributing the COVID-19Continue reading “COVID-19 Vaccine for Ouray County Residents”
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”
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: email@example.comFOR 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”
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”
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”
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”
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”
This class is being held next Monday, 10/05 @ 5pm. Register by clicking this link!
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”
Medicine is always changing, especially in the midst of a global pandemic. We have a few new requests (and a few old ones) of items we’d like you to bring to each and every visit at the clinic! MASK A mask is currently required to be worn for entry into the building. CELL PHONE Due toContinue reading “Packing List for Your Next Doctor’s Visit”
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