PUBLIC NOTICE                                                    September 15, 2020

West Custer County Hospital District is here by giving public notice that effective October 1, 2020, the clinic located at 704 Edwards Ave will cease business as Custer County Medical Center and will transition clinic operations to Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center, as Custer County Health Center. As Custer County Health Center, you will continue to be able to see your current provider and the same friendly staff you have grown to know at Custer County Medical Center in the same location. This transition will provide significant improvements to care, including access to specialty medical services and an additional primary care physician.

If you would like to continue receiving care at Custer County Health Center, your medical records will automatically transfer on October 1, 2020. However, if you would like to transfer care to another provider, please contact Custer County Medical Center by September 25, 2020 and inform us you would like to either obtain a copy of your medical records and/or how to have your records forwarded to a provider of your choice. You can reach the Custer County Medical Center at 719-783-2380 through September 30, 2020. For medical records requests after September 25, 2020 you may contact the West Custer County Hospital District via email at or send requests via fax to 719-401-0002.

We hope that you will choose to continue to receive care at Custer County Health Center. We are confident you will receive an enhanced level of care and look forward to serving the community of Custer County.

For more information of the comprehensive services offered by Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center please click here or by visiting


As a part of the new Custer County Health Center, Dr. Marc Stephens will be joining our current providers, Charlotte Stark, NP and Maria Duran-Shy, NP, in providing primary care services to the Custer County Community. For more information on scheduling an appointment with Dr. Stephens please call 719-783-2380.


We serve Colorado’s beautiful Wet Mountain Valley and the surrounding region, providing a wide range of health care to people of all ages and circumstances – with referrals to more specialized services.

You’ll find our rural health clinic in Westcliffe, just a block east of CO 69 South, open five days each week from 8 am to 5 pm. We provide outpatient primary care, laboratory, basic x-ray and physical therapy services, to diagnose and treat diseases, injuries and illnesses.

We accept private insurance, Medicare and Medicaid patients.



We seek always to provide responsive, top-quality medical care for all patients, in a friendly, professional environment.


We aim to be the first-choice medical care facility for Custer County residents and visitors.