Expanding Peer Support and Recovery Visibility in Mesa County

Jackie Sievers In Mesa County, a powerful collaboration is changing the landscape and visibility of recovery efforts to support people with behavioral health and substance use disorder (SUD) issues. Jackie Sievers (RHC and Director of Community Recourse Network Implementation, Region 19) and Angie Bertrand (Executive Director, Peer 180 RCO (Recovery Community Organization)) have partnered to […]

Meet Our New Interim CEO!

Mark Lassaux Quality Health Network (QHN), the region’s health information exchange (HIE) has named Marc Lassaux as the company’s Interim Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer. Lassaux is no stranger to QHN. He has served in several roles at QHN including most recently as the company’s Chief Technical Officer (CTO) for the past 9 years. […]

Addressing Critical Resource Gaps in Our Community: the AHCM Project

In 2017, Rocky Mountain Health Plans (RMHP) and its provider-partners in Western Colorado began participating in the Accountable Health Communities Model (AHCM). RMHP partnered with QHN and CRN to create and administer the AHCM screener beginning in 2018. Although the Model is ending in April, providers can continue to screen using the AHCM screener. The […]

Keeping it Local- The CRN Way

With so many options for care coordination technology solutions on the market, why should a western Colorado organization choose CRN? Let’s look at why a local solution makes the most sense for your organization: Built by this community, for this community. CRN was built after nearly two years of listening to and working with you. […]

We Have News! QHN and CCMCN Explore Alliance to Better Support Community Health Challenges

Quality Health Network (QHN) and Colorado Community Managed Care Network (CCMCN) announced today that the QHN and CCMCN Boards have executed a Letter of Intent to enter into a formal due diligence process to determine if the two organizations can integrate vision, mission, governance, programs, and services to the benefit of the members and communities […]

Monoclonal antibody (mAb) therapy webinar

With the current trends of COVID-19 disease transmission and case rates in Colorado, the healthcare system could potentially be overwhelmed in the coming weeks. Hospitals and clinics are struggling to provide care due to the increased volume of COVID cases.  Monoclonal antibody (mAb) therapies are one of the few authorized treatments for COVID patients in […]

Care Teams and Info Sharing in CRN

Keeping people’s information safe and secure is our number one priority.  But what does it mean to participate in a  “care team” in CRN? Many people hesitate to join a care team because they assume it means adding more to their already full workload. But joining a care team simply means you are invited to […]

Search for New Quality Health Network Executive Director/ CEO Begins

Award-winning health information exchange brings innovative and collaborative model On November 18, 2021, Dick Thompson announced his plan to step down as the executive director and CEO of Quality Health Network (QHN), kicking off a nationwide search to fill the position. A search committee identified by the QHN Board of Directors will lead the process. […]

Thompson Retiring from Quality Health Network after 17+ Years at Helm

Leadership drove award-winning innovations improving care for western Colorado through collaboration  Quality Health Network (QHN) announced today that long-time Executive Director and CEO, Dick Thompson, is stepping down from his role. Thompson has led the organization for more than 17 years and was at the helm when Quality Health Network launched one of the nation’s […]

CRN Exploding With Growth!

Growth is not always embraced, but in the case of Community Resource Network (CRN) growth is essential and is happening in big ways. It’s been just over a year since CRN was successfully launched and we’re happy to announce CRN use is exploding in the West Mountain and Delta County regions. “We’re hearing time and […]