Tag Archives: The Memorial Hospital

Hunter Dies, Two others Hospitalized in Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

carbon monoxideOne man is dead and two others were hospitalized yesterday after being exposed to carbon monoxide poisoning during a hunting trip in Moffat County. All three men were from California. They were camping on Moffat County Road 17 about 25 miles south of Craig. According to the Moffat County Sheriff’s Office, 78-year old Continue reading

Moffat County Commissioners Discuss Budget

MC Commissioners-150The Moffat County Commissioners were updated on the county’s budget for 2015 yesterday. The county’s budget comes in at just under $80 million, but about $300,000 more than the previous year’s. Nearly half of that comes from The Memorial Hospital. The hospital has increased it’s budget by about $1.6 million. The Continue reading

Bob Rankin to Visit Craig Monday

BOB RANKINState Representative Bob Rankin will be in Craig Monday. The republican is running for reelection this year. Rankin represents House District 57. He’ll stop by The Memorial Hospital at Craig Monday for a meet and greet with the public. Those that would like to speak with him can show Continue reading

Candidates to Visit Craig

REPUBLICANA couple of Colorado candidates looking to hold on to their seats this election cycle are planning visits to Craig over the next week. On Thursday, the Moffat County Republican Party will welcome Colorado State Treasurer Walker Stapleton. Stapleton will be available for a meet and greet at 1 at The Memorial Hospital at Craig. Continue reading

Craig Teen “Lucky” to Survive Accident

Mile Marker 115 on Highway 40The Colorado State Patrol says a Craig teen was lucky to survive an accident yesterday morning in the Mount Harris Canyon on Highway 40. Troopers say 18-year old Jesse Decker fell asleep at the wheel at a little after 7:30 while entering a Continue reading

Law Enforcement Respond to Several Weekend Accidents

Vehicle-Accident-300Law enforcement authorities were busy in Craig this weekend dealing with traffic accidents. Craig Police say it was near midnight Friday, when a car driven by Andrea Edwards blew through the stop sign at Industrial Avenue and Ranney Street. Industrial doesn’t continue past Ranney, and Continue reading

Craig Firefighters Extricate Crash Victim

An accident on the west side of Craig sent one person to the hospital with injuries this morning. It was a little after eight when two vehicles traveling in opposite directions crashed on Highway 13 South near the intersection of 3rd Street.  According to the Colorado State Patrol Frank Moe of Craig Continue reading

Accident in Craig Sends One Person to Hospital

Vehicle-Accident-300One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident on Victory Way in Craig yesterday morning, near Cook Ford.  Details of the accident aren’t clear, but firefighters responding to the scene said the crash Continue reading

John Rossfeld Named CEO of The Memorial Hospital

Rossfeld new photoThe Memorial Hospital (TMH) Board of Trustees announced Friday that John Rossfeld will become the Chief Executive Officer of The Memorial Hospital at Craig. The offer was finalized Friday.  Rossfeld became the Interim CEO in late January and recently announced his desire to fill the permanent position. During a meeting with community members, Rossfeld said, Continue reading

TMH Interim CEO Considered For Permanent Position

Rossfeld new photoThe Memorial Hospital (TMH) Board of Trustees announced at their Thursday board meeting that they are considering John Rossfeld for the permanent CEO position.  Rossfeld is currently TMH’s interim CEO. Rossfeld has held the interim position since January. He recently indicated to the board that he wanted to be considered as a finalist for the position after spending the past six months working for the hospital. “I have worked in the Los Angeles area, Reno, Miami and Salt Lake City as well as at 3 Continue reading

TMH Receives Grant for Improved Communications Among Departments

tmh-logo-115The Memorial Hospital Foundation received a $45,000 Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) provider grant award for the Emergency Department Electronic Medical Continue reading

CEO Finalist Turns Down TMH for Other Opportunity

jamesmarshallThe Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees announced today that CEO finalist Jim Marshall has notified them that he was pursuing another job opportunity. Board Vice-Chairman, Forrest Luke, said that he was very disappointed to hear the news, but wishes Marshall well.  Luke went on to say Continue reading