St. Mary’s Medical Center has received an A safety rating from the Leapfrog Group, an independent, nonprofit watchdog organization that rates U.S. hospitals on quality and safety. It is the only Mesa County hospital to receive the highest possible safety rating and one of only 18 Colorado hospitals to receive . . .
Christmas comes early every year for the BEACON staff when our publisher, Kevin, returns from the annual North American Mature Publishers Association (NAMPA) convention. This year’s convention took place in Oak Brook, Illinois just outside of Chicago. Aside from seeing the sights with other senior publishers from across the country, . . .
Colorado Mountain Winefest received the Outstanding Community Tourism Initiative Award at the 2017 Governor’s Tourism Conference before an audience of more than 500 state tourism leaders. In 2017, Winefest welcomed more than 6,500 people and 50-plus Colorado wineries to Riverbend Park. Attendees represented more than 45 states and five countries. . . .
American Sentinel University and the Colorado Hospital Association named Janel Webb, RN, BSN, ICU/Clinical Education and ICU Manager at Delta County Memorial Hospital, as a Colorado Health Care Stars Award winner. This statewide health care professional award recognizes industry professionals who exceed expectations. Webb’s supervisor, Jody Roeber, said Webb has . . .