Family Health West names informatics director

Pam Foyster
Pam Foyster

Pam Foyster has joined Family Health West as clinical informatics director for the Fruita health care organization.

In a new position for Family Health West, Foyster will collaborate with management and staff to implement a Cerner system to integrate and manage electronic medical records, physician order entries and financial information.

Foyster brings to her new duties experience in working in both large hospitals and rural settings, most recently for the Quality Health Network in Western Colorado. She holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Idaho State University and master’s degree in health care administration from the University of Minnesota.

Family Health West operates a hospital and outpatient procedure centers as well as assisted-living and skilled-care facilities. For more information, call 858-2104 or visit www.familyhealthwest.org.