The Heat is On: How to Stay Safe During the Hot Summer Months

June 2, 2017

Although the hot sunny weather offers the opportunity for fun, it can also be dangerous. Discover how heat exhaustion and heat stroke can affect individuals and uncover tips to aid someone suffering from an heat-related illness.

Colorado Plains Medical Center Earns Coveted 2016 Hospital Award

January 9, 2017

Colorado Plains Medical Center is among the 6% of hospitals that achieved Top Hospital status through the national Leapfrog organization's annual survey process for safety and quality measures and outcomes. Additionally, it was one of only 21 rural hospitals selected by Leapfrog to receive an additional designation as a Top Rural Hospital.

Debra Tolson Awarded State Nightingale Award

May 16, 2011

For the second time in less than a decade, a nurse on staff at Colorado Plains Medical Center was awarded a Nightingale Luminary award from the Colorado Nurses Foundation. Debra Tolson, RN, was recognized for her work to support breastfeeding mothers in Morgan County and surrounding areas and received the state nursing award in the Administrator, Educator, Researcher or Non-Traditional Role in the Advocacy division.