Medical Clinics in Colorado

With a robust staff of health care providers, Southwest Health System is able to meet the needs of the Montezuma County community in a local setting. When you are sick or hurt, the last thing you want to do is drive a great distance to speak to a specialist. From a school-based health center that allows students to receive care in a friendly environment to a family birthing center that offers complete obstetric services, 24/7 anesthesia, epidurals, education, and resources for you to get started in raising a healthy baby, our professionals are dedicated to excellence and healthy living for all Colorado residents and visitors.

Our Specialties

We focus on recruiting highly qualified physicians and staffing our clinics and hospital with the best support staff to provide quality health care to our community. Through both preventative and multi-system trauma care, our team approach to treatment and healing shines through. You will find our doctors adept at handling the following:

Thorough whole-body treatment is available through our family medicine and pediatric facilities. Vaccination clinics are also accessible for parents and children preparing for school.

Emergency Services

Patients who have encountered an injury or fallen ill and require immediate care are triaged within our emergency services department located at Southwest Memorial Hospital. Our ambulances can provide transport for those in need, and walk-ins are welcomed. Here, radiology services, labs, assessments, and management are provided by a staff of licensed emergency medicine-trained physicians on a 24/7 basis.

Insurance

To meet the needs of the most patients, Southwest Health System partners with a wide array of insurance providers. There are a variety of options for paying your bill, and financial assistance may be available. Our trained medical billing staff will work with you to make sure you understand charges and are being properly cared for by your insurance company.

Contact one of our community-based locations today to make an appointment. For financial services, please contact our location at 1311 N. Mildred Road.

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Southwest Health System

1311 North Mildred Road

Cortez, CO 81321

970-565-6666

contact@swhealth.org


 

Cris Ward, registered pharmacist, receives award for Employee of the Month

Cris Ward, registered pharmacist, receives award for Employee of the Month


Scott Nidiffer Receives Recognition as Employee of the Month

Scott Nidiffer Receives Recognition as Employee of the Month

Patient Centered Care at SHS

When you’re sick or injured it can be particularly difficult to navigate the healthcare system. The Patient Experience Coordinator and New Patient Coordinator’s at Southwest Health System are here to make it easier! We have two dedicated team members to help you receive the care, compassion, and communication you deserve. Reach out to our team members below to receive help, or contact us at contact@swhealth.org for more information.

Patient Experience Coordinator at Southwest Memorial Hospital

970.564.2315

  • Works with outside agencies
  • Identifies resources for patients
  • Helps patients obtain insurance
  • Assists our community members in overcoming the challenges of navigating the healthcare system.
  • Please call (970) 564-2315 to get help with disease management, financial assistance and more.

New Patient Coordinator at Southwest Medical Group

970.516.1616

The New Patient Coordinator:

  • Has detailed information about our providers and their services and will work to find the best match based on patient needs
  • Makes appointments for new patients- a one stop shop focused on primary care. She can also assist in selecting the appropriate specialty physician.
  • Works in a partnership with the Patient Experience Coordinator (Nurse Navigator)