Meet Kirstin Howell, FNP

Kirstin is part of the care team at Cortez Integrated Healthcare in Montezuma County.

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Cortez Integrated Healthcare
691 East Empire Street

About Kirstin Howell

Kirstin was born in Salida, Colorado, and is a graduate of the University of Alaska, Anchorage.

She obtained her Master of Science in Nursing at Frontier Nursing University in Hayden, Kentucky, completing her clinical training locally at Cortez Integrated Health Center and Northern Navajo Medical Center.

Kirstin has nine years of nursing experience. She loves seeing patients of all ages and has a special interest in pediatrics and women’s health.

She has worked on the Navajo Nation for over seven years and is currently a member on the board of the local youth cycling group, High Desert DEVO. Kirstin resides in Arriola with her husband and two boys, aged 16 and 8.

Patient Enrollment / Paperwork

To save time at your first appointment, you can fill out a Patient Enrollment Packet. You can also ask for a print copy when you're at the clinic.

What is integrated healthcare?

Choosing the right healthcare can feel like a puzzle. We’ll help you put the pieces together. Axis Health System healthcare is delivered by a care team, working with you to take an active role in your health and well-being. Depending on the clinic you choose, the professionals on your care team will vary, but all of our clinics provide a wide variety of care and support to help you get well and stay well.

Primary Healthcare

We offer care across all life stages, including wellness visits, family healthcare, immunizations and management of chronic illness.

Oral Healthcare

We offer referrals to the Axis Health System Oral Health Clinic.

Behavioral Healthcare

We offer a range of behavioral healthcare options, including counseling, substance-use treatment, psychiatric evaluation and medication management.

Additional Supports

We can help with insurance enrollment, nutrition counseling and diabetes education. Our team coordinates transportation, housing, food, getting back to work, and other basic needs.
Call today to make an appointment with Kirstin Howell: 970.565.7946

Axis Health System will make a meaningful difference in the health of Southwest Colorado residents by integrating all aspects of healthcare and treating the whole person.