In the News

Recent stories about Yampa Valley Medical Center in the news:

    Monday, October 14, 2013

Steamboat Today
Women's options continue to grow
Click here to read: “Breast Reconstruction Specialist Joins YVMC Medical Staff”

    Monday, October 14, 2013

Steamboat Today
What do Carol Chapman, Kris Tratiak, Eva Stewart, Cheri Race have in common?
Click here to read: “Local Women Battling Cancer Share Stories of Hope”

    Monday, October 14, 2013

Steamboat Today
Anita Handing praises YVMC cancer services
Click here to read: “Breast Cancer Survivor Encourages Mammography”

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Steamboat Today
YVMC hosts art installation
Click here to read: “Advocates Celebrates 30 Years”

    Thursday, September 19, 2013

Steamboat Today
Expanded health and safety activities for all ages
Click here to read: “YVMC hosts Family Health and Safety Fair”


Thursday, September 12, 2013

Steamboat Today
YVMC sponsors popular fundraiser
Click here to read: “Rubber Ducky Race returns”



Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Steamboat Today
YVMC earns Healthgrades patient safety rating
Click here to read: “A Drive for Excellence”


  Saturday, December 29, 2012
9 News features story about "Kandu, a dog with attitude"

  Thursday, September 6, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: Suicide prevention program at YVMC
Advocates are on call to help
    Friday, August 24, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: Dr. McCaulley receives Doc Willett award
Steamboat's internal medicine physcian honored for 30-year career
    Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: Christine McKelvie retires
Public Relations Director career spans 30 years
    Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: Consumer Reports ranks YVMC safest in Colorado
Hometown hospital tops list of 38 in the state 
    Saturday, March 24, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: Yampa Valley Medical Center Chief takes final Plunge
Karl Gills takes his final plunge as YVMC's CEO

     Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Craig Daily Press
Click here to read: YampaWorks now open in Craig Clinic
Nurse practitioner Greg Holm provides occupational health services in Craig
    Saturday, March 3, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: Three Little Words for Patient Safety
Hospital employees, physicians star in new video
    Thursday, March 1, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: One of the best in Colorado 
Residents, families, staff praise the Doak Walker Care Center
    Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Ski-Hi News
Click here to read: Sim Lab News Article
    Thursday, February 16, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read and see the video: Hospital debuts Simulation Lab
Thanks to a $500,000 grant YVMC has a new emergency, trauma and clinical training center
    Saturday, January 7, 2012
Steamboat Today
Click here to read: YVMC Family Birth Place welcomes first baby of 2012
    Monday, October 31, 2011
Steamboat Today
Click here to see: Heeling Friends Halloween Pet Parade visits Doak Walker Care Center.
    Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Family fun for a cause"
Auxiliary to provide new infant warmer for Family Birth Place
    Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Steamboat Today Show
Click here to watch the video clip of Dr. Lambert Orton and Dr. Larry Bookman talking about what it means
to win the Doc Willett award on the Steamboat Today Show.
    Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Steamboat Today Show
Click here to watch the video clip of Jan Fritz and Christine McKelvie discussing the Doc Willett awards.
    Saturday, June 11, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Yampa Valley Medical Center celebrates Cancer Survivors Day" 
A cancer diagnosis doesn't limit people from living meaningful and productive lives.

John Russell photo

courtesy of Steamboat Pilot & Today

  Saturday, March 12, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Craig Woman Urging Others to Get Cancer Screenings"
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month at YVMC
    Wednesday, March 9, 2011
Steamboat Today/At Home Magazine
"Best of the Boat Results are Released"
SportsMed Named #1 Physical Therapy Center!
    Thursday, February 24, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Steamboat hospital guards to soon get Tasers" 
Security officers at Yampa Valley Medical Center soon will carry Tasers.
    Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Calling penguins and now chickens"
Penguin Plunge plans kickoff party, announces 'chicken coop'

  Sunday, January 30, 2011
Steamboat Pilot
"Dunklin battles to go home"
Steamboat Springs woman transferred to the
Doak Walker Care Center at YVMC
    Thursday, January 27, 2011
NBC Today Show
Winter Survival Tips 
Routt County Search & Rescue
and YVMC emergency physician Dr. David Wilkinson
    Saturday, January 15, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Birth Rate Down, Parents Choose Original Baby Names "
Lower number of births linked to recession
    Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Weather in Danger Zone"
Doctors offer tips on how to stay safe in extreme cold
    Wednesday, January 5, 2011
Steamboat Today
"Baby Oliver Nearly Home"

YVMC pays for mom, child to be flown back to Steamboat
    Saturday, December 11, 2010
Steamboat Today
"Steamboat hospital buys advanced CT scanner"
    Thursday, December 9, 2010
9News Denver
"Steamboat Moose"