Physician assistant joins Family Health West

Dan Meyer
Dan Meyer

Dan Meyer has joined Family Health West in Fruita as a pain management provider with the outpatient procedure center.

Meyer brings to his new position more than 10 years of experience in the health care industry, eight of those providing adult medicine care for the State of Colorado. He also worked for two years as a workers’ compensation provider for various Western Slope companies, helping employees return to work.

Mayer holds a master of science degree in physician assistant studies from Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical School and a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.

“Having Dan Meyer join our pain management team means we can expand our reach in the community,” said Mark Francis, president and chief executive officer of Family Health West.

Family Health West operates a hospital, outpatient centers and assisted and skilled care living facilities. For more information, call 858-3900 or visit