New Orthopedic Surgeon practicing at Blue Mountain Hospital

Dr. Shannah Redmon, MD, recently joined Blue Mountain Hospital’s surgical staff as an Orthopedic Surgeon, replacing Dr. John LeBlanc, DO, who recently left BMH for a position in Colorado. A native of Springfield, Missouri, Dr. Redmon’s mother is a Doctor of Internal Medicine, originally from the Philippines, and her father is a fourth-generation Missourian and former Navy Pilot. Both are […]

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State Office of Vital Records honors BMH, donates books

Blue Mountain Hospital has been recognized by the Utah Department of Vital Records for submitting records of newborn births and paternities to that department in the fastest time. BMH earned the First Place Award in the Southeast Region of Utah, for completing and submitting newborn Birth Certificates and Voluntary Declarations of Paternity to the Department of Vital Records in an […]

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Scholarships given to local students in health-related education courses

Several local residents pursuing careers in the healthcare field have received scholarships this year from Blue Mountain Hospital, San Juan Health Service and Utah Navajo Health System, Inc. In July, Blue Mountain Hospital and San Juan Health Service sponsored the Scholarship Scramble golf tournament at the Hide Out Golf Club, in Monticello. Proceeds from the tournament were used to sponsor […]

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BMH Admin staff earn degrees

Kent Turek, Blue Mountain Hospital’s Director of Clinical Services, recently completed a Masters Degree in Business from the University of Utah, and received his diploma on August 4. Turek also holds a Bachelors Degree in Nursing and is an RN. In 2013 he became Director of Nursing for BMH. His title was later changed to Director of Clinical Services. He […]

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Influenza

by Cari Spillman, BMH Emergency Management Manager Influenza or more commonly called the “Flu,” is a virus, not bacteria, that we need to be more aware of as the usual season is fast approaching. It is vital to have more awareness about the vaccination, signs and symptoms to be aware of and how to decrease the spreading of the virus. Blue […]

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New addition to BMH entrance…

Blue Mountain Hospital’s Environment of Care Director, Trent Herring (L), and CEO Jeremy Lyman (R) were proud to display the newest addition to the hospital’s entrance, a Navajo Rug (Rug on R) created by Irene Eskee earlier this year. Eskee’s creation joins the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe Rug (C) and the Quilt by Grayson Country Quilters (L). The three rugs […]

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Did You Know?

Did you know, if you change insurance companies, or even insurance plans, it is a good idea to reach out to your medical provider to update your information and ensure they are in network. If your insurance changes it is a good idea to call any provider, clinic or hospital (facility) you receive health care from to notify them of […]

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