Know the Signs of Altitude Sickness

July 30, 2019

We love welcoming our visitors to the most beautiful place in the world, and we want everyone to enjoy their trip and stay safe. So, Estes Park Health wants to remind you that Altitude Sickness is real and can potentially be very dangerous. During a quick trip around the town of Estes Park, you will notice that there are license…

Estes Park Health Urgent Care Center

July 12, 2019

Anticipated Opening is February/March 2020 You may have noticed the huge hole in the ground across from the Safeway Gas Station on Steamer Drive. That building project is the future home of Alarado Business Park. Estes Park Health will be leasing space on the first floor of the building for the new Urgent Care Center Service Line. “Our goal at…

Why a Critical Access Hospital?

June 28, 2019

What does it mean to be a Critical Access Hospital During the May Estes Park Health Board meeting, Chief Financial Officer, Tim Cashman, presented on what it means for Estes Park Health to be a Critical Access Hospital (CAH) in the current healthcare realm. Community members who were present at the meeting and heard Mr. Cashman’s presentation, felt like this…

New! Medication Take-Back Station

June 10, 2019

Located on the First Floor in the Physician Clinic Waiting Room. Take back hours are: Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon. Please use your medications safely: Use medications only as directed Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice Only take medications prescribed to you Don’t share with others! Learn…

Why Does My Doctor Need to Know All My Medications?

May 7, 2019

Medication Management is identified as the most common patient safety concern in the United States. Many people are seen in multiple health care settings like a hospital, emergency room or specialists’ office. In each setting medications can be prescribed or updated by the health care provider and can be recorded in multiple patient health records.  There is not one universal…

Estes Park Health Birth Center Talks About C-sections

April 30, 2019

Estes Park Health Birth Center is a Baby Friendly© Designated Hospital and is honored to care for Estes Park families. The top priority for our Birth Center team is to provide safe, high-quality care that helps our patients with their unique delivery experience. Our RN’s are highly capable, dedicated and equipped with many years of experience. They take great pride…

Patient Access is Your First Stop for Services

April 5, 2019

Estes Park Health understands that when you arrive at our door, you just want to have your procedure done or see your physician. Please know that when we ask you for your insurance card, your ID and verify your benefits, we are protecting your valuable patient information. What is Patient Access? The trained Patient Registration Professionals that check you in…

Health is Our Mission

March 7, 2019

Estes Park Health provides compassionate care, by local healthcare professionals, in an era of impersonal managed care.  Estes Park Health offers healthcare services from the start of life to the end of like, and everything between. “Providing excellent, compassionate health care to the Estes Park Valley is our privilege,” states Larry Leaming, Chief Executive Officer of Estes Park Health. “Our mission…

General Surgery Service Options Close to Home

March 1, 2019

You don’t have to travel out of Estes Park for Great Care Surgical services are now available at Estes Park Health 24/7/365 to take care of your scheduled or emergent surgery needs. You can stay close to home and close to your primary care physician – no need to travel down the hill. Our general surgeon Steven Miller, MD is…

Shorter wait times to see an Orthopedic Surgeon

February 22, 2019

It starts with a dull ache in your hip, knee or shoulder. Then walking, biking and hiking – the things you came to Estes Park to do – becomes increasingly painful and you stop doing the things you love. This scenario is one that Aaron Florence, DO, Orthopedic Surgeon and Michael Grant, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon want to help you change….