Halloween at Blue Mountain Hospital

Hospital-wide costume contest winners: Most Original: Cari & Denise as Dwight and Angela from The Office Best Couple: Karson & Whitney as Popeye & Olive Oil Silliest: Shania as Spongebob Best Overall: Radiology Department (Reesie, Codi, Mark, & Jade) as Mario Kart Scariest: Chad as Slash Best Group: Radiology Department Winners of BMH Pumpkin Carving Contest 1st Place: Food Services […]

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BMH accomplishments in Telemedicine highlighted in Stroudwater’s Findings From The Field/October 2019 Telemedicine Spotlight

Blue Mountain Hospital (BMH), a Critical Access Hospital in Blanding, Utah, lies in the heart of San Juan County. The area is home to 15,000 residents and attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors each year, drawn to the remote beauty of the area, including nearby tourist destinations such as Moab and Lake Powell.   As is the case for many […]

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Director of Pharmacy chosen for BMH

Shane Gurley, PharmD, recently joined the Blue Mountain Hospital team as the Director of Pharmacy and he’s excited about the opportunity to take on a new challenge.   A native of Payson, Utah, Shane graduated from Payson High School in 2000 and then accepted a scholarship from Utah Valley State College (now UVU) in Architectural Woodworking. After receiving his 2-year […]

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BMH and San Juan Hospital Conduct Joint Exercise

Blue Mountain and San Juan Hospital co-sponsored a mock emergency training exercise earlier this month, marking the first time the two hospitals have participated together in such an event. Other participants in the training exercise included, UNHS, Rocky Mountain Home Care, 4 Corners Care Center, San Juan Public Health, San Juan County EMS, San Juan County Emergency Management, Utah State […]

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Time to think about vaccinations

Immunization or Vaccination?   According to the World Health Organization (WHO), “immunization is the process whereby a person is made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administration of a vaccine. Vaccines stimulate the body’s own immune system to protect the person against subsequent infection or disease.”   A person becomes immune to a disease when the […]

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BMH now equipped to test and certify breath alcohol levels

Breath Alcohol Testing has been an issue for agencies whose employees are required to have these tests done randomly, or on a regularly scheduled basis, but Blue Mountain Hospital can now help solve this problem.   According to Stacey Meeks, Laboratory Manager for Blue Mountain Hospital, the issue involves transportation and time. Employees working for agencies involved with safety sensitive […]

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Scramble tourney scholarship recipients named

On August 19, twenty young residents of San Juan County who are studying health care-related fields were awarded scholarships by Blue Mountain Hospital and San Juan Health.   The funds for the scholarships were raised during the third-annual Scholarship Scramble Golf Tournament at the Hideout Golf Club, in Monticello. According Farley Crofts, of San Juan Health, the tournament raised $10,000 […]

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