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Monday, January 30, 2023

Back-to-school: Don’t overlook immunizations

By Michelle Wilson Special to The SUN It’s hard to believe that summer is almost over and the 2015-2016 school year is just around the corner....

Mercy to offer free education to those with prediabetes

By David Bruzzese Special to The PREVIEW People diagnosed with prediabetes are at a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Effectively managing prediabetes...

Archuleta County Relay for Life enters 18th year

By Debbie Jennings Special to The PREVIEW Our Archuleta County Relay for Life is an energetic, community event supported by our entire community, including families, schools,...

Older Americans Act update and Medicare open enrollment

By Kay Kaylor PREVIEW Columnist For San Juan Basin Area Agency on Aging (SJBAAA), I am not only a part-time, long-term care ombudsman, which is an...

La Plata County, health district look at next steps

The La Plata County Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) discussed the county’s future with San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) at its May 25...

Medical center financials show mixed results in February, March

March was the second straight month Pagosa Springs Medical Center (PSMC) fell short of meeting budgeted revenues, though the organization posted an operating gain...

Health director withdraws candidacy for Oregon job County investigates public health options

By John Finefrock Staff Writer San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) Executive Director Liane Jollon has withdrawn her candidacy to be director of the health department...

GriefShare meetings scheduled for coming months

By Beverly Arrendell Special to The PREVIEW People who are experiencing grief caused by the loss of any family member (child, parent, spouse, close relative) or...

Pagosa Springs Medical Center: Back in the black

Pagosa Springs Medical Center (PSMC) made it into the black for the first time in 2019 in June, with a year-to-date net income of...

Good mental health — no different than good physical health

By John Lough Special to The PREVIEW Seeing a physician isn’t embarrassing if we have the flu, a high fever or other serious health problems. No...

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