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2021
April
07,
2021
| 14:18 PM America/Denver
Gwen Gates, of the Summit Medical Fitness Center, speaks with KOFI radio about prepping to get back into shape for the summer and the different offerings the Summit has to help get you there!...
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January
01,
2021
| 17:48 PM America/Denver
The Summit opened its doors in 1996, providing a fun, safe space for people of all ages and abilities in the community to meet their fitness goals. As we reflect on 25 years of health and wellness, the following is a list of 25 reasons why we love th...
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January
01,
2021
| 17:37 PM America/Denver
For the past 25 years we have had the privilege of serving our community as Montana’s most comprehensive and only medically integrated health and fitness center. The facility initially opened as “The Summit: The Community Center for Health Promotion ...
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January
01,
2021
| 12:56 PM America/Denver
Please click on the gallery above to enjoy a look back through the Summit journey over the years.It is because of the incredible members and staff that past 25 years have been filled with many successes and wonderful memories. We would love to say a ...
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January
01,
2021
| 09:26 AM America/Denver
Congratulations and a special thank you to our 25 year employees:Deb Davis, Wellness Coach, Group Fitness InstructorLovie Englishbee, Aquatic Exercise Instructor, Swim InstructorWendy Hansen, CPR InstructorAmy Lavin, Group Fitness InstructorAnita Lav...
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2020
November
10,
2020
| 15:26 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare’s research branch, Glacier View Research Institute has been awarded a Heart Failure Society of America (HSFA) Top Site award for its outstanding performance in the METEORIC-Heart Failure clinical trial. Congratulations t...
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March
14,
2020
| 02:37 AM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH), North Valley Hospital, and the Flathead City-County Health Department are working closely on preparedness, communications, and awareness around the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation. In recognition of this public h...
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2019
December
07,
2019
| 13:48 PM America/Denver
Thank you to all the employees who attended one of our holiday parties last week. We look forward to doing this again next year! To download your photo, click on it and select the 'download' option....
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August
28,
2019
| 09:34 AM America/Denver
BY Justin Franz  (This article was written and published by Flathead Beacon on August 24, 2019) You never know what you’re going to deal with when you go to work in one of the Flathead Valley’s hospitals. That was the message of Flathead Med, a...
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June
03,
2019
| 10:33 AM America/Denver
Seven months ago, the Summit welcomed Kaitlin O’Leary, a registered dietitian, to the team. While growing up in Whitefish, Kaitlin developed a love for the outdoors and maintaining a healthy lifestyle through activities like hiking, skiing, and fishi...
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June
02,
2019
| 07:04 AM America/Denver
Practicing mindfulness outdoors can have a big impact on your health in ways that seated meditation may not. Daily practice has been shown to improve everything from sleep and relationships to job performance. Here, we lay out how practicing in the g...
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June
01,
2019
| 08:18 AM America/Denver
Working out is better together with a friend. At the Summit, we’re constantly striving to add more value to your membership. Now when you refer a friend, you will receive a $25 credit towards your membership dues. It’s easy and there’s no limit on th...
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April
01,
2019
| 15:37 PM America/Denver
Written by Chris Leopold This year, the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) celebrated its 11th birthday. Back in the fall of 2007, KRH announced that they would be expanding their birthing center to include ...
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March
27,
2019
| 15:35 PM America/Denver
Written by Mary Bockstruck February is National Heart Month, and Rawa Sarji, DO, FACC, cardiologist at Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC), has some bad news, some good news, and some REALLY GOOD news. First, the bad news: Heart disease is...
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March
21,
2019
| 15:26 PM America/Denver
Written by Mary Wallace Today, Sofia Moss looks like any normal 4-year old girl. One might not even realize that Sofia is a warrior and cancer survivor. Her beautiful Shirley Temple style locks belie the fact that she lost nearly all of her previo...
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January
30,
2019
| 16:31 PM America/Denver
Do you know about Kalispell Regional Healthcare’s myHealth patient portal? It's an online system that securely stores and helps manage your medical data it is now more robust than ever. Patients can access and set-up this great tool on the KRH websit...
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January
30,
2019
| 14:50 PM America/Denver
Designed to keep health care workers up-to-date on medical advances, continuing education (CE) credits are an educational requirement for professionals with health care careers. They fill the gap between current care and optimal care and are mandated...
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January
30,
2019
| 12:34 PM America/Denver
Tomi Simenson, her husband, and their two boys run a family ranch in Chinook, Montana. When her eldest son, Wylie, got sick with mono she assumed that Wacee, her youngest, had also contracted the illness when he complained of shortness of breath. Muc...
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January
30,
2019
| 12:32 PM America/Denver
In 1975 northwest Montana welcomed the second hospital-based air ambulance system in the United States that we call A.L.E.R.T. (Advanced Life-support Emergency Rescue Team). This program is based out of Kalispell Regional Medical Center, but operates...
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January
30,
2019
| 12:32 PM America/Denver
Dan Daub, injury prevention coordinator at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding how you can avoid slips and falls this winter and what precautions you should take to prevent head injuries.Read more information ...
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January
30,
2019
| 12:32 PM America/Denver
Join Kalispell Regional Healthcare in celebrating the third annual Mardi Gras Gala on March 2, 2019 at the Hilton Garden Inn. Enjoy a night of fun including dinner, live music from the MAC band, festival games, silent auction, aerialists, dancing...
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January
30,
2019
| 12:31 PM America/Denver
This past year was another busy one for both the Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) and North Valley Hospital (NVH) Foundations thanks to the many generous donations, both large and small, that went towards maintaining, expanding, and creating new s...
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January
28,
2019
| 13:35 PM America/Denver
On February 2, KRH’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) will be celebrating its 11th birthday. Back in the fall of 2007, KRH announced that they would be expanding their birthing center to include a NICU largely due to the exploding growth rate of t...
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January
09,
2019
| 12:52 PM America/Denver
Shay Fishel joined the Summit team in December 2018 as the new S.P.A.R.K. and League coordinator. Shay graduated from Columbia Falls High School and is currently attending Flathead Valley Community College. She has a passion for volleyball and played...
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January
01,
2019
| 14:53 PM America/Denver
The Summit Medical Fitness Center is more than just a health club. We are a family-friendly fitness and wellness facility for members of all ages and abilities. Our 114,000 square foot facility in Kalispell, Montana offers high-quality programs, equi...
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2018
November
08,
2018
| 20:43 PM America/Denver
Summit members Mike Fraser and Leann Speakman got involved with Competitive Edge for different reasons and both are experiencing the benefits of strength training. Mike has a passion for running, biking and Nordic skiing. He’s been aware for a lon...
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November
08,
2018
| 20:43 PM America/Denver
Holiday parties and dinners are a struggle for most of us. Even more of a stressor is the large variety of goodies that suddenly appears in our work areas. So, we eat and keep eating beyond hunger because, the food is there and eating is social! H...
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November
08,
2018
| 20:43 PM America/Denver
Mike Tryon joined the Summit team March of 2018 as the Wellness/Group Fitness Program Supervisor. Mike has his bachelor’s degree in Health Promotions and Master’s Degree in Sport and Fitness Management. He spent 4 years playing college football and e...
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November
08,
2018
| 20:42 PM America/Denver
A new hospital cooperation is gearing up to help rural Montanans live healthy lifestyles. This year, The Summit Medical Fitness Center, part of Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH), was awarded a prestigious grant from the Federal Health Resources Ser...
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November
05,
2018
| 10:47 AM America/Denver
Written by Mary Wallace No one was taking Emmie seriously. Maybe the doctors weren’t listening to her because she was technically still a kid, but Emmie knew she was dealing with a severe and very grown-up illness. When she found blood in her stoo...
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