Meet our Staff
Jen Fanning, Executive Director, President: 970-725-3477 

Contact for general organizational questions, media inquiries, grants and funding, advocacy, vision and direction of the Network. 

Amanda Uehlein, Program Manager: 970-725-3477

Contact for general Patient Navigation Program questions, grants and funding, behavioral health navigation partnership, and advocacy.

Christine Smith, Operations Manager: 970-725-3477
Contact for operational support, office management, special events, volunteers, website content, and ACHES & PAINS vouchers


Do you need help understanding your chronic disease? Communicating with your doctors?  Understanding your medical bills? Making sure you have everything you need to be healthy? Contact our Patient Navigator Team:  

Maria John-Detty, RN, BSN Patient Navigator: 970-725-3477 

When you need help understanding your disease and medications, how to manage your disease, and how to talk to your doctor(s). These Nurse Navigators can teach you tools to stay healthy and plan for your best health. They can also helps coordinate care between different specialists and other doctors, plus link you to other community resources.  Our Navigators help guide you through the confusing healthcare system so you can get the care you need when you need it.


Are you in need of financial or assistance resources to get and stay healthy?  Contact:

Sara Elise Bristol, Care Coordinator: 970-725-3477 (If your last name starts with A-M)

Lanette Wright, Care Coordinator: 970-725-3477 (If your last name starts with N-Z)

Contact for help getting community resources that help you get care and stay healthy, like gas vouchers, rent or utility assistance, or food and prescription assistance. Amanda and Chrissy help anyone with Medicaid or Medicare coverage learn more about the programs available to them, and can connect you with what you need to get and stay healthy - regardless of insurance coverage.


Do you need help finding the resources to support your mental health and well-being?  Do you want to see a therapist but don't know where to find one?  

Contact the Behavioral Health Navigator:

Sue Johnson MSW, LSW,  Behavioral Health Navigator: 970-531-4669

Contact if you need help understanding the confusing mental health system, need resources to get the mental health care you need when you need it, or need to talk to a trained therapist but are not sure of how many sessions you might need.


Do you need help enrolling in health insurance, or understanding the 

Connect for Health CO Marketplace online?  Contact:

Kim LongHealth Coverage Guide



Are you or your child sick?

Are you without health insurance and you can't afford an office visit?

Vouchers cover sick, non-emergency room medical or mental health office visits.

For children, vouchers are also available for dental care and well-child/annual exams.

Click HERE for more information or for a voucher application, contact:

Christine Smith, Operations Manager


Board Meeting Information

The Grand County Rural Health Network Board of Directors meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Meetings are open to the public. Please contact Christine Smith at 970-725-3477 if you are interested in attending a meeting as our meeting location varies.

If you are interested in joining our Board of Directors, please contact Executive Director Jen Fanning at 970-725-3477.

2020 Board of Directors

Darcy Selenke, MD, Board Chairman & Vice-President - Denver Health East Grand Community Clinic

Jessica Klabak, DDS, Board Vice-Chair - Dental Consultant

Derek OrtnerBoard Secretary - Vice President, Middle Park Medical Center

Peg Vande Voort, RN, Board Treasurer - East Grand School District Nurse

Brene Belew-LaDue, RN, BSN - Director, Grand County Public Health

Rich Cimino - Grand County Commissioner

Sue Johnson, MSW, LSW - Mental Health Navigator, Middle Park Health

GCRHN Contractors

Long Run Accounting

Francine Anderson

Arvada, CO 80007

Executive Offices
The Network is co-located with two other nonprofits / departments!

416 Byers Ave, P.O. Box 95, Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Office:  970-725-3477;  Fax:  970-725-3478