Tatiana Su’esu’e wins Governor’s Athlete Award

Congratulations to San Juan High School junior, Tatiana Su’esu’e, who won  The Governor’s State of Sport Awards Female High School Athlete of the Year, for  2013. Her proud mother is Sunny Su’esu’e, RN at Blue Mountain Hospital’s med surge, ER, Labor and Delivery units. Sunny was on hand when Tatiana received her award at a banquet in Salt Lake City […]

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Dialysis patients keeping busy

Dialysis patients at Blue Mountain Hospital seem to be feeling happier these days, thanks to the efforts of the unit’s new Patient Support Specialist, Fila Harris. Fila started her new job in March of this year, and she said she’s really enjoying it. She said her job is to provide a more positive attitude for the patients in the dialysis […]

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UNHS holding Walking Together for Healthier Nations event this Saturday

Everyone invited to participate in 18th Annual Walk to Four Corners Monument The 18th annual Walking Together for Healthier Nations (WTHN) is scheduled for this Friday, May 9, 2014, beginning at 6:00 a.m. near Aneth, Utah. WTHN is an event that was created to promote an active lifestyle and healthy eating, in a positive manner, among members of the nation. […]

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UNHS Patient Portal site offers easy, convenient access to patient records

In this age of Facebook, Twitter, blog sites and other cool communications technology, the opportunity to manage and monitor your own healthcare records via the Internet seems to be just what the doctor ordered. Last summer Utah Navajo Health System, Inc. launched it’s Patient Portal program, giving patients the unique opportunity to do just that; manage and monitor their healthcare records, regarding medications, provider appointments, test results, billing, and even messages from UNHS providers and staff, with […]

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Blue Mountain Hospital honors volunteers

Administration and staff at Blue Mountain Hospital paid tribute to it’s corps of hard-working volunteers last month, during the annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon. Administrative Assistant and Volunteer Coordinator Katie Shumway welcomed the volunteers and members of the hospital staff to the luncheon. She passed out special certificates and gifts, expressing the hospital’s appreciation for the work the volunteers perform each […]

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Paula Atcitty-Allen wins quarterly Thumbs Up Award…

The winner of Blue Mountain Hospital’s First-Quarter Thumbs Up Award for 2014 was announced on Friday, April 18. Paula Atcitty-Allen, from the BMH Dialysis Unit, was the winner. Paula was nominated for the award for providing professional, compassionate care for dialysis patients. For winning the award, Paula selected a new Amazon Kindle. “I am very happy that Paula has won the […]

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Moran Eye Center to hold free cataract screening clinic Saturday

On May 10 residents of San Juan County can receive a free cataract screening at the UNHS Community Health Center in Montezuma Creek, and possibly qualify for free cataract surgery at Blue Mountain Hospital. Last September the Moran Eye Center from the University of Utah, in conjunction with Utah Navajo Health System, Inc. and The Hope Alliance, conducted two very […]

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