Axis supports events in Pagosa Springs

Chrisie Stacey, a receptionist at Archuleta Integrated Healthcare, poses with her dog, Raney, to show support for the Humane Society of Pagosa Springs' Virtual Auction for the Animals on July 3. Stacey said Raney was adopted from HSPS about three years ago.   ...
Nadine Frisbie

Admin Cameo: Meet Nadine Frisbie

Nadine Frisbie’s goal is to help patients feel safe and comfortable. She joined the Axis Health System team in June as a receptionist at Cortez Oral Health Clinic. Frisbie worked as a dental assistant for 28 years, including roles as an office manager and billing...
First Episode Psychosis

FEP helps youth experiencing psychosis

First Episode Psychosis (FEP, recently rebranded nationwide as Ascent Colorado) is a supportive program for youth and their families. Established in July 2019, the program offers mental healthcare for teens and young adults ages 15 to 29. FEP is for young people who...
Dr. Tyson Grose, DDM

New dentist expands care at Cortez clinic

Montezuma County residents will have expanded access to dental care in July 2021. Dr. Tyson Grose, DDM, has joined the Axis Health System staff as a general dentist at Cortez Oral Health Clinic (COHC). He will begin seeing patients in mid-July four days a week. Axis...
Operation Graduation 2021

College Health 101: Tips for freshmen and parents

PHOTO: The Dolores High School Class of 2021 seniors offer thanks for support of Operation Graduation on May 25. Axis Health System was proud to be a community sponsor of the event, which provided a fun, safe and substance-free celebration with prizes for high-school...
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Therapist answers questions about depression

We are seeing high rates of depression as 2021 continues to unfold. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), more than two in five adults over 18 have experienced feelings of depression and anxiety at least once in the last seven days. “Depression is a...

Axis reaches out as live events resume

Communities are beginning to celebrate together again – face to face, in real time. Following successful COVID-19 vaccination efforts led by Axis Health System and many other local agencies, many nonprofit organizations are carefully resuming live events and...

Women’s Wellness Exam has many benefits

Moms are busy people. With the continued upheaval of the pandemic, it’s easy to put wellness on the back burner. Why go to the doctor if you’re not feeling sick, right? But if you have a family relying on you, it’s more important than ever to stay healthy. Mother’s...

Care Team Cameo: Kirstin Howell

Kirstin Howell is a Family Nurse Practitioner in Cortez, Colorado. She is accepting patients of all ages at Cortez Integrated Healthcare. Starting on May 15, she will also expand her care to see patients at Dove Creek Integrated Healthcare one day a week on...

Admin Cameo: Meet Dena Guttridge

Dena Guttridge wears many hats to keep operations running smoothly at Dove Creek Integrated Healthcare. “I love the variety; no two days are ever the same,” said Dena. “I get to interact with everyone at the clinic, including patients, staff and community partners....

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