Archive for: January, 2015

Health care law raises issues for small businesses

Since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), many small businesses owners and managers have been intrigued by the possibility they could discontinue group health insurance and instead offer employees a stipend to purchase individual health insurance policies on their own.    Employers must remain aware, however, that implementing such a plan could violate […]

Health care law raises issues for small businesses

Since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), many small businesses owners and managers have been intrigued by the possibility they could discontinue group health insurance and instead offer employees a stipend to purchase individual health insurance policies on their own.    Employers must remain aware, however, that implementing such a plan could violate […]

Physicians and nurse practitioner join Docs on Call

Kerry Beinlich, Karen Frye and Tonya Wren have joined the staff of physicians who provide after-hours services at Primary Care Partners in Grand Junction. In addition, Paul Garraty has joined the practice as a nurse practitioner. Primary Care Partners operates Docs On Call at the Fairmount Health Park at 3150 N. 12th Street. Services and […]

Board members begin terms with young professionals network

Four people have begun serving as new board members of the Young Professionals Network of Mesa County. Melissa Asay of Nuclear Care Partners, Lori Muzushima of Big O Tires, Josie Rosa of U.S. Bank and Honora Swanson-Bober of United Way of Mesa County joined the 11-member board. For more information about the Young Professionals Network […]

Real estate agents complete training program

Ten real estate agents have completed the Peak Producers business development training program. Elena Benavides, Deb Braffett, Ron Chappell, Peggy Cutter, John Duffy, Krista Lewis, Kris McChesney, Valernie Nicholson, Nancy Schaack and Mark Wingerter completed the 12-week course. Fran Stephens, marketing and recruiting director at Bray Real Estate in Grand Junction, facilitated the course. For […]

Real estate firmness Steamboat market director

Robert Yazbeck has been promoted to managing director of the Steamboat Springs market for Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties. Headquartered in Grand Junction, Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties serves the Grand Valley, Steamboat Springs and Vail markets in Colorado as well as the Sun Valley market in Idaho. Yazbeck has worked in the real estate market in […]

Real estate agent earns buyer’s representation designation

Jessica Dodson, an agent with Bray Real Estate in Grand Junction, has earned the Accredited Buyer’s Representation designation. The National Association of Realtors awards the designation to professionals who’ve completed a course in buyer representation and submitted documentation verifying their experience. More than 30,000 real estate professionals in North America have earned the designation. “The […]

Nursing home administrator joins Family Health West

Lawrence Cowan has joined Family Health West in Fruita as nursing home administrator. “My entire career of over 28 years has been in the health care field,” Cowan said. “I look forward to serving this organization and the community.” Cowan holds a master’s degree in health care administration from New England College and a certificate […]

Library plans free workshops on job-hunting skills

A series of free workshops focusing on job-hunting skills will continue at the Mesa County Library in Grand Junction. A presentation on résumés is set for 6 p.m. Feb. 2, following by a presentation on interviews planned for 6 p.m. Feb. 23 in the community room of the central library near Fifth Street and Grand […]

Photos sought for monument calendar

Entries will be accepted through 4 p.m. March 1 for an annual competition to select photographs for the Colorado National Monument calendar. Calendar sales serve as a fund-raiser for the Colorado National Monument Association, which in turns supports conservation, educational and scientific programs at the monument near Grand Junction. A photographer may submit up to […]

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