Nursing home administrator joins Family Health West

Lawrence Cowan
Lawrence Cowan

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 in gerontology from the University of Southern Colorado.

“He brings a wealth of experience that is invaluable for Family Health West, the residents and their families,” said Lori Henderson, chief nursing officer for Family Health West.

Family Health West operates skilled-care and assisted living facilities as well as a hospital and outpatient care centers. For more information, visit