Betty Damask-Bembenek, director of nursing education at Colorado Mountain College, was a featured presenter at a recent national conference, hosted by the Organization for Associate Degree Nursing, in Dallas. She described how the college recently implemented a Bachelor of Science in nursing degree, one of the few of...

Combined, Breckenridge and Spring Valley graduate nearly 50 nursing students with associate or bachelor’s degrees By Carrie Click Tim Putz was one of four students from Colorado Mountain College in Breckenridge to graduate with a Bachelor of Science in nursing this year. Putz traveled to Spring Valley near Glenwood...

ASPEN — Heather Milne was named Aspen Valley Hospital’s Nurse of the Year during a May 12 National Nurses’ Day celebration. She was chosen for the honor by fellow nurses from a slate of 15 nominees. A resident of Basalt, Milne has worked at AVH since 1996. She started as an EMT-I and Spanish translator in the...