Pathways to Health

September 18, 2018


Did You Know?

It is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. In the U.S. 15,780 children under the age of 21 are diagnosed with cancer every year; approximately 1/4 of them
will not survive the disease.
Learn how you can help raise awareness.

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Connect for Health Colorado is going on the road to kick-off Open Enrollment 6! The roadshow includes locations all over the state. A walkthrough of our New Eligibility System will be presented the first hour of each roadshow date with an opportunity to ask questions. The audience is largely assisters and brokers so this is also an excellent networking opportunity. Please contact Jessica Smith (jsmith@c4hco.com) if you are interested in joining or sending staff members.Reminder: Connect for Health Colorado is providing four 30-minute webinar training opportunities for county workers on their New Eligibility System (NES) on September 26, 2018 and October 3, 2018.
Tues., 9/11/2018
Hampton Inn - Alamosa
710 Mariposa St
Alamosa, CO 81101
Wed., 9/12/2018
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Durango
21636 US 160 W
Durango CO 81303
Thurs., 9/13/2018
DoubleTree by Hilton
743 Horizon Dr.
Grand Junction, CO 81506
Fri., 9/14/2018
City of Steamboat Springs Community Center
1605 Lincoln Avenue
Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
Mon., 9/17/2018
North Aztlan Community Center
112 Willow St.
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Tues., 9/18/2018
Tim Gill Center for Public Media
G & L Community Fund Room (East)
315 E. Costilla Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Thurs., 9/20/2018
Summit County Community and Senior Center
Hoosier Room
0083 Nancy's Place
Frisco, CO 80443
Fri., 9/21/2018
Boulder County
Housing and Human Services
Baltic Room
3400 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80304
Mon., 9/24/2018
Warner Pacific
6143 S Willow Dr., Suite 200
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Mon., 9/24/2018
Warner Pacific
6143 S Willow Dr., Suite 200
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Tues., 9/25/2018
4643 S Ulster St., Suite 200
Denver, CO 80237
Tues., 9/25/2018
4643 S Ulster St., Suite 200
Denver, CO 80237
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The Light Shines On - Durango

Tuesday, Sept. 25
Noon-2 p.m.
Durango Center for the Arts

802 E 2nd Ave.
Durango, CO 81301

Cost: Free

Join us for complimentary lunch and a special screening of The Light Shines On: A Celebration of CU Boulder. Plus, hear from Special Guests UCCS Chancellor Venkat Reddy, CU Boulder Senior Vice Chancellor and CFO Kelly Fox and members of the CU Board of Regents.

Register today!

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Sept. 25-MSC Information Session-09252018
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Cancer wellness
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Click here for conference details.

Save the Date - October 27th!

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The organization formerly known as SUCAP has changed its name to:

Southern Colorado Community Action Agency (SoCoCAA)

Their mission continues to focus on a providing a variety of services in the arenas of job training, senior services, youth development, suicide prevention, public transit among other services. To learn more about the organization, contact Peter at ptregillus@sococaa.org.

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NEW! Specialty Clinic List (AUGUST-DECEMBER 2018)

Click here

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Level 1: Patient Navigation Fundamentals Online
Learn patient navigation basics in a virtual environment! You will learn the history of patient navigation, client assessment skills, health promotion and patient communication.
When: Sept. 24-Nov. 16

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Do you enjoy working with students?
Gain new skills with this ECHO opportunity!

Five weekly ECHO sessions held
Tuesdays from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. (MT)
October 2nd - October 30th

AUDIENCE: Clinicians with minimal experience precepting who work in Colorado
A new $1,000 personal income tax credit is available to the following disciplines: MD, DO, APN, PA, DDS, DMD who precept in rural communities.
(Learn more below)
This series will be reviewed and acceptable for up to 5.0 credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians

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Save the Date- November 13th

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Upcoming Trainings, click here

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New Courses Available!
See a full list of courses and links to sign up, see our online Calendar.

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College nursing

Download the latest CU Continuing Education Events

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For Colorado Nursing Community News. Click here

New Jobs
Health Career Announcement
Mountain Medical Center in Ridgway, CO is searching for a full-time Integrated Behavioral Health Therapist to join their team! The Therapist will assist Mountain Medical Center in providing comprehensive, team-based healthcare to achieve the highest level of recovery and optimal wellness for patients. He/she will provide brief, targeted interventions and short-term outpatient mental health treatment to patients using evidence-based modalities and develop care plans in collaboration with patients and members of the primary care team to empower patients to self-manage their physical and mental health. Colorado state professional license in good standing that allows for insurance billing required, LCSW preferred. For more information, visit: https://tchnetwork.org/jobs/job-posting_integrated-behavioral-health-therapist_mountain-medical-center-8-2018/. To apply, submit your resume and cover letter to pmbh@tchnetwork.org
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San Juan Basin Public Health is hiring a part-time (26 hours per week) Clinic Outreach Coordinator. The Clinic Outreach Coordinator will assist in increasing breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening rates among Colorado women by conducting targeted outreach, organizing and participating in community events, providing education, and working directly with clients on barrier reduction. This work will be similar to a Community Health Worker, and requires an outgoing personality. The position pays $16.36-$23.72/hr. Although the full salary range for this position is provided, appointments are typically made at or near the range minimum. Position is scheduled to close 10/4/2018, or until an adequate pool is reached. To apply go to www.sjbpublichealth.org.
San Juan Basin Public Health is hiring an Administrative Assistant for the School Dental Program. Part-time administrative assistant wanted for the San Juan Basin Public Health School Dental Program. Days for the school dental program are Tuesdays and Thursdays when school is in session- October through March, the schedule varies. Tasks include: loading/unloading mobile dental equipment, setting up the equipment at the schools; data entry; and medical billing. The assistant will work with the Registered Dental Hygienist, serving the schools in La Plata, Archuleta and San Juan Counties. Travel to and from the schools is provided. Previous dental experience preferred but not necessary. The wage for this position is $13.72 to $19.90 an hour. Although the full salary range for this position is provided, appointments are typically made at or near the range minimum. This position is scheduled to close 9/30/18, or until an adequate pool is reached. To apply go to www. sjbpublichealth.org.
Volunteer job
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Come be part of the PCC team of educators and
share your passion for NURSING!

PCC has the following position open on the Mancos Campus:

Faculty Coordinator

The coordinator is responsible for supervising the nursing program faculty, establishing laboratory schedules, planning and participating in student advising and recruitment and assisting with assessment
and the evaluation of students.
Duties include program management, liaison to clinical facilities, working with the Clinical Coordinator, coordinating classrooms and labs, course scheduling, procurement of equipment and supplies, evaluation of other faculty and working with the campus Dean with regards to fiscal matters. The Faculty Coordinator will also maintain part time teaching responsibilities. Minimum Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Nursing

Please see the full job descriptions and application instructions at
Equal Opportunity Employer

Healthcare Job Opportunities in SW Colorado

Mercy Regional Medical Center, Durango, Click HERE

Pagosa Springs Medical Center, Pagosa Springs, Click HERE

Southwest Health System, Cortez, Click HERE

Axis Health System, Durango, Cortez, Pagosa Springs,
Click HERE

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