Tag Archives: The Memorial Hospital at Craig

Tipton To Talk Opioid Abuse Thursday

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300There will be a meeting in Craig this week to discuss the opioid abuse epidemic. Colorado US Congressman Scott Tipton will be there to provide insight into the steps that federal, state, and local governments are taking to combat the issue. The meeting is set up to allow the Congressman to gather feedback on the impact of existing programs from Continue reading

The Memorial Hospital Ends Relationship With Quorum

tmh-188 copyThe Memorial Hospital at Craig Board of Trustees announced at its board meeting Thursday night that it will not renew its management agreement with Quorum Health Resources. Quorum has had a management agreement with The Memorial Hospital since 1987. The current agreement Continue reading

TMH Announces Interim CEO

John R Nickins IIIFollowing the announced resignation of The Memorial Hospital at Craig CEO John Rossfeld one week ago, the Hospital Board of Trustees has announced the that John R. Nickens will arrive in Craig this week to serve as the interim until a permanent CEO is selected.  Nickens background includes over 25 years experience as a healthcare executive.  Rossfeld served as interim CEO for 6 months last year before being named permanently to the position in July of Continue reading

Weather, Wildlife Factors in Rollover North of Craig

Vehicle-Accident-300A one vehicle rollover accident on Highway 13 Friday night sent one person to the hospital with minor injuries. The accident occurred about 20 miles north of Craig at a little before midnight. Emergency crews say it appears weather and wildlife were both factors in the crash. There was about two inches of fresh snow on the roads when Continue reading

Two People Seriously Injured in County Road 7 Rollover

1123 ROLLOVERA rollover accident on Moffat County Road 7 sent two people to the hospital with serious injuries Friday night. Troopers say a 26-year old man suffered life threatening injuries, after being ejected during the roll. His passenger, a 21-year old woman suffered serious injuries. The State Continue reading

The Memorial Hospital Employees Thwart Scam

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300Craig Police say employees at The Memorial Hospital at Craig thwarted a scam attempt that was similar to one used on a Steamboat consulting firm last month. In that case, a 63-year old woman was arrested in Washington and brought back to Routt County to face charges of computer fraud and impersonation. Police say Continue reading

Vehicle Consumed By Fire Overnight Near Craig

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001An SUV caught fire around midnight Saturday on Highway 40 about 8 miles east of Craig completely engulfing the vehicle.  The driver, Jonathan A. Thompson, who had recently moved to Northwest Colorado, was admitted to The Memorial Hospital at Craig and treated Continue reading

Walker Stapleton in Craig Thursday

STAPLETON WALKERThose who would like to meet Walker Stapleton, the state’s treasurer, are invited to a meet and greet tomorrow. Stapleton is up for reelection this year and is traveling the state to answer any questions citizens may have about his position. The meet and greet is scheduled for 1 tomorrow afternoon at The Memorial Continue reading