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 […]

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 […]

Dr. Joe: Medical expert on county’s pandemic response

Recently, our board vice-chair, Dr. Joe Adranga, was named “Citizen of the Year.” Read the full story below BY ANNA LYNN WINFREY Dr. Joseph Adragna was 5 years old when he decided that he wanted to be a doctor. His mother was in the hospital with breast cancer and he quickly grew to respect the […]

We’ve Got You Covered: New Link Between QHN and UHIN!

Western Colorado’s Quality Health Network (QHN) and the Utah Health Information Network (UHIN) are pleased to announce that we have now linked our two health information exchanges more tightly together to improve patient outcomes, improve efficiencies, and help reduce costs.  The coverage areas of the two organizations include many parts of Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, […]

Great News! An Update On Data Received From Area Jails

QHN participants can now receive ADTs and CCDs from the health staff supporting Pitkin and Montrose jails to help you better care for your patients. This is in addition to Mesa County jail, where health staff supporting the jail has been sending crucial data to QHN since 2019. Health staff in the criminal justice system often […]

QHN Honored as A Statewide Champion in Quality Improvement

Western Colorado’s response to address high-priority health issues during COVID-19 and beyond has demonstrated a high level of commitment towards the overall health of our community. The pandemic has not only highlighted the importance of community members working together, but also how collaboration can drive community-centered health outcome improvement. Telligen QI Connect, a national Health […]

Meet Janet Rowland!

Janet Rowland | Mesa County Commissioner Please meet Janet Rowland, the newest addition to the QHN Board of Directors! Janet is a Mesa County Commissioner from District 3. To the QHN board, Janet will bring a wealth of experience in building community partnerships to solve problems along with 26 years in the human services field, […]

Meet Dr. Lisa Latts!

Lisa Latts | Chief Medical Officer, RMHP Please welcome Lisa Latts to the QHN Board of Directors! To our Board, Lisa will bring varying perspectives based on her unique experiences in many different sectors of the health care system. She has been a practicing provider, worked for a health plan, as an employer, for health […]