Meet our Staff
Jen Fanning, Executive Director, President: 970-725-3477
jfanning@gcruralhealth.org 
Contact for general organizational questions, media inquiries, grants and funding, advocacy, vision and direction of the Network. 

Christine Smith, Operations Manager: 970-725-3477
cwsmith@gcruralhealth.org
Contact for operational support, office management, special events, volunteers, website content, and ACHES & PAINS vouchers


PATIENT NAVIGATOR TEAM

Do you need help understanding your chronic disease? Communicating with your doctors?  Understanding your medical bills? Making sure you have everything you need to be healthy? Contact our Patient Navigator Team:  

Cole Kauffman, RN, BSN Patient Navigator: 970-725-3477

ckauffman@gcruralhealth.org 

If you are a Middle Park Medical Center patient, contact:

Maria John-Detty, RN, BSN, Patient Navigator: 970-724-3150 (M/W) 970-887-5868 (T/Th)   mdetty@mpmc.org 

When you need help understanding your disease and medications, how to manage your disease, and how to talk to your doctor(s). These Nurse Navigators can teach you tools to stay healthy and plan for your best health. They can also helps coordinate care between different specialists and other doctors, plus link you to other community resources.  Our Navigators help guide you through the confusing healthcare system so you can get the care you need when you need it.

CARE COORDINATION TEAM

Are you in need of financial or assistance resources to get and stay healthy?  Contact:

Amanda Uehlein, MSW Care Coordinator: 970-725-3477 (If your last name starts with A-M)
auehlein@gcruralhealth.org

Chrissy Schroeder, Care Coordinator: 970-725-3477 (If your last name starts with N-Z)
cshroeder@gcruralhealth.org

Contact for help getting community resources that help you get care and stay healthy, like gas vouchers, rent or utility assistance, or food and prescription assistance. Amanda and Chrissy help anyone with Medicaid or Medicare coverage learn more about the programs available to them, and can connect you with what you need to get and stay healthy - regardless of insurance coverage.

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH NAVIGATOR TEAM

Do you need help finding the resources to support your mental health and well-being?  Do you want to see a therapist but don't know where to find one?  

Contact the Behavioral Health Navigators:

Shawn Dinkel, MA LPC CACII, Behavioral Health Navigator: 970-531-5983
SDinkel@mindspringshealth.org

If you are a patient at Middle Park Medical Center, contact:

Sue Johnson MSW, LSW,  Behavioral Health Navigator: 970-531-4669
SJohnson@mindspringshealth.org

Contact if you need help understanding the confusing mental health system, need resources to get the mental health care you need when you need it, or need to talk to a trained therapist but are not sure of how many sessions you might need.


HEALTH COVERAGE GUIDES

Do you need help enrolling in health insurance, or understanding the 

Connect for Health CO Marketplace online?  Contact:

Kim LongHealth Coverage Guide

970-531-4769


ACHES & PAINS HEALTHCARE VOUCHERS

Are you or your child sick?

Are you without health insurance and you can't afford an office visit?

Vouchers cover sick, non-emergency room medical or mental health office visits.

For children, vouchers are also available for dental care and well-child/annual exams.

Click HERE for more information or for a voucher application, contact:

Christine Smith, Operations Manager

970-725-3477

Board Meeting Information

The Grand County Rural Health Network Board of Directors meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Meetings are open to the public. Please contact Christine Smith at 970-725-3477 if you are interested in attending a meeting as our meeting location varies.

If you are interested in joining our Board of Directors, please contact Executive Director Jen Fanning at 970-725-3477.

2018 Board of Directors

Darcy Selenke, MD, Board Chairman & Vice-President - Denver Health East Grand Community Clinic

Peg Vande Voort, RN, Board Treasurer - East Grand School District Nurse

Scott Linn, Board Secretary - Owner, Winter Park Optical

Brene Belew-LaDue, RN, BSN - Director, Grand County Public Health

Rich Cimino - Grand County Commissioner

Jessica Klabak, DDS - Consultant

Deb Plemmons, RN - Chief Nursing Officer, Middle Park Medical Center

Matt Carlson, LPC, LAC - Owner, Building Warriors

GCRHN Contractors

Long Run Accounting

Francine Anderson

Arvada, CO 80007



Executive Offices
The Network is co-located with two other nonprofits / departments!

416 Byers Ave, P.O. Box 95, Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Office:  970-725-3477;  Fax:  970-725-3478