Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Moab, UT

59.3 F

    Moab Regional Hospital (MRH)

    Widespread testing is key to Moab’s path forward

    Once a person develops symptoms of COVID-19, it has likely already been days since they started unknowingly spreading the virus. As such, local health officials want to expand testing locally for the coronavirus.

    Sadoff is vice chair of Western Healthcare Alliance board

    The CEO of Moab Regional Hospital has been appointed to the 11-member Western Health Care Alliance based in Grand Junction, Colorado.

    Helping teens understand emotional toll of pandemic

    Local social worker Antje Rath discusses how teens can handle pandemic changes and face their challenges.

    Answering the call: MRH staffers go above and beyond

    When the world plunged into panic that prompted a run on toilet paper and any product touted as a germ killer and people went into what’s been dubbed lock down, heroes emerged from the safety of their homes to protect their citizens.

    MRH preps for patient surge; widespread testing underway

    Antibody testing available by week’s end.

    COVID-19 testing guidelines loosened at Moab hospital

    Moab Regional Hospital recently expanded its guidelines for COVID-19 testing, opening up the tests to allow for more people to take one.

    Hospital planning for peak COVID-19 hospitalizations between 5 and 150

    Cole: Critical that tourism restrictions, social distancing remain in place Dylan Cole, the chief medical officer at Moab Regional...

    How to deal with COVID-19 anxiety

    How does one deal with rising levels of anxiety in times like these? It depends on what kind of anxiety one is experiencing.

    Hospital: 'We haven’t done enough tests'

    A spokesperson for Moab Regional Hospital said Tuesday that the likely reason nobody in Moab has yet tested positive for COVID-19...

    Hospital: COVID-19 tests in short supply

    Testing for COVID-19 works differently in different countries. If you’re in the United States, a health care worker will likely swab...

    Moab hospital thanks governor, health department for ‘swift actions’

    Moab Regional Hospital’s Chief Medical Officer Dylan Cole, sent a letter to Gov. Gary Herbert and Brady Bradford...

    Moab Regional Hospital limits access to main entrance, emergency room

    Moab Regional Hospital has limited entry and exit from the facility to two doorways in an effort to contain the potential...

    Against local officials’ request, gov. allows Moab lodgings to fully reopen

    Grand County asked to keep hotel capacities limited. The state overruled local elected and health officials, instead further lifting restrictions on the county.

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.