District News & Announcements
David Burnett, MD Announces Resignation - 1/9/17
Dr. David Burnett, longtime Big Piney resident and recently elected Sublette County Commissioner, has announced his intent to resign his position at the Marbleton-Big Piney Clinic. In a letter to his patients, Dr. Burnett states:
“After much thoughtful and prayerful consideration, I have decided to resign my position at the Marbleton-Big Piney Clinic. It was a difficult decision, but one that I thought was best for myself, my family and my community….After almost 28 years of continued service to Marbleton, Big Piney and the entire county, I will continue to be an ambassador for health care in Sublette County.”
“The RHCD is grateful for the role Dr. Burnett has played in defining health care in Sublette County. He truly exhibits the characteristics of a hometown doctor with his generational care of families in the community and his endless commitment to their health and welfare“ states Malenda Hoelscher, HCA. “We are appreciative of his desire to be an ambassador for health care in Sublette County and look forward to an ongoing collaborative relationship.”
A farewell event is being planned to recognize Dr. Burnett. Details to be announced at a later date.
For patients wishing to transfer their care to Brendan Fitzsimmons, MD, Jason Ray, PA-C or to any of the other four providers in the RHCD, please call the Marbleton-Big Piney Clinic at 307-276-3306
Future Options Committee Report Released - 1/4/17
At the November SCRHCD Board of Trustees meeting, Board Chairman Laura Clark proposed a Future Options Committee tasked with identifying three (3) viable options for creating a sustainable model for the delivery of health care in Sublette County should the Critical Access Hospital not come to fruition. The committee consisted of two senior SCRHCD board members and various members of SCRHCD staff and the community. The findings of that committee were presented to the SCRHCD Board of Trustees at the December 21, 2016 meeting. You can read the full report here.
S.A.D. after Santa: Beating the Winter Blues
Feb 1st & 3rd 3rd Annual FREE EKG Clinic
EMS will be holding their 3rd Annual Free EKG Clinic on February 1st and 3rd! Clinics being held in both Marbleton and Pinedale. Spots are limited so reserve yours today!
Feb 3rd Go Red for Women
Wear red to support the American Heart Association's movement to end heart disease and stroke in women!