New Employees at Blue Mountain Hospital

Mikell Monson Mikell Monson recently began a part-time position at Blue Mountain Hospital as a Registration Clerk.   A 2014 graduate of San Juan High School, Monson recently returned from serving a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Arequipa, Peru Mission. He plans to attend the Utah State University – Eastern Blanding Campus […]

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New Employees at Utah Navajo Health System Inc.

Shawnarae Lee   When Shawnarae Lee graduated from Whitehorse High School in 2006 she wanted to go to college and study engineering, but her true talents led her home to become a Pharmacy Technician for UNHS.   Shawnarae grew up in Aneth and spent much of her life around animals, including race horses. Her Father, Leonard Lee, built and operated […]

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Family Spirit program starts at UNHS

Utah Navajo Health System, Inc. is about to become the first organization in the State of Utah to be involved in a highly regarded family health education program called Family Spirit.   Family Spirit is defined as “an evidence-based, culturally tailored home-visiting program of the Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health. Its purpose is to promote optimal health and […]

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BMH 3rd/2nd Quarter Thumbs Up Winners

The third-quarter Thumbs Up Winners for Blue Mountain Hospital were announced recently. Those winners are: Logan Monson, Julee Slade, Jimmy Johnson, Cindy Melling, McKenzii Palmer, and Lisa Young. The Thumbs Up winner for the second quarter of this year was Stockton Perkins. Congratulation to all our winners!

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Survey results in, three raffle winners named

  Response to the recent Community Health Needs Assessment survey were a little less than hoped for, but the results were released earlier this month by the National Rural Health Resource Center, in Duluth, Minnesota.   As of October 3, 149 surveys had been returned which is a 19.2% response rate. Officials had hoped for a 25% response rate.  The […]

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Harold Lyman resigns from BMH Volunteers

When the history of Blue Mountain Hospital, in Blanding, is written, his won’t be the first name associated with the town’s long-awaited hospital, but Harold Lyman’s name should be recorded in a place of prominence.   The hospital opened in July 2009, after a decade of struggle and controversy, sacrifice and tenacity, and a vast amount of unwavering faith. Among […]

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UNHS adds Monticello Doc to Dental staff

Utah Navajo Health System, Inc. recently expanded its dental operations into Monticello with the addition of Dr. Brian Goodwine DDS to the UNHS staff.   Dr. Goodwine has been practicing at 217 South 100 West, in Monticello, since 1998 when he became an associate with Dr. Gerald Miller. He later became a partner in the practice and for the past […]

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