Barbara Alber has been named director of administrative services for Family Health West in Fruita.
In addition to serving as an executive assistant, Alber will oversee administrative operations and staff and provide support to senior leadership of the health care organization.
Alber has worked for Family Health West for 16 years. She previously worked as an office manager for a design firm and administrative assistant for a mortgage company.
“Barbara is an integral part of our administration. She understands the organization — where we’ve been and where we’d like to go, said Mark Francis, president and chief executive officer of Family Health West.
Family Health West operates Colorado Canyons Hospital along with outpatient care centers and assisted and skilled-care living facilities. For more information, call 858-3900 or visit www.fhw.org.