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2020
April
03,
2020
| 01:29 AM America/Denver
What is COVID-19?  COVID-19 is a new type of virus that can cause mild to severe infections in the lungs. Like other viruses, it can lead to serious infections for people with weakened immune systems. COVID-19 may cause more severe infections than o...
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April
03,
2020
| 11:35 PM America/Denver
As we continue to progress through the COVID-19 crisis, we are starting to see the significant implications of this virus in cities across the US. The virus is starting to hit hard, and if you are following the events in New York, it is extremely con...
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April
02,
2020
| 10:52 PM America/Denver
On Friday, March 27, the Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation received a generous $150,000 donation from Candy and Eddie DeBartolo and Family to create the First to Goal Fund, which will support frontline health care staff as well as area first r...
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April
02,
2020
| 07:32 PM America/Denver
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in the Flathead Valley and around the world, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has opted to cancel the 42nd annual A.L.E.R.T. Banquet scheduled for April 25 at the Flathead County Fairgrounds. The decision was ...
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March
27,
2020
| 02:58 PM America/Denver
Montana Children's, a department of Kalispell Regional Medical Center, has established a pediatric 24-hour call center at (406) 890-7273 to help parents and families evaluate those children who are feeling sick and experiencing COVID-19 symptoms of c...
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March
25,
2020
| 06:09 PM America/Denver
HOW YOU CAN HELP While KRH is fortunate to have a current supply of personal protective equipment (PPE), we know a time may come when those supplies may be significantly reduced as the COVID-19 situation evolves. Help us reach our goal of building a...
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March
23,
2020
| 03:24 AM America/Denver
A few hours ago we were informed that an additional member of the KRH family tested positive for COVID-19. The employee had traveled out of Montana from March 12th through March 16th. Below is the detailed timeline: 1. Tuesday, March 17th, the emp...
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March
20,
2020
| 11:24 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare learned today that our county has two positive cases of COVID-19. More specifically, one of these positives was a health care worker who had traveled and came back to work at KRH. Once we became aware of this situation, ...
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March
18,
2020
| 08:51 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) is committed to the health and safety of our patients, employees and community. We continue to take several steps to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.  In addition to the 24-hour call center at (406) 890-7272, KR...
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March
18,
2020
| 06:30 PM America/Denver
Northern Rockies Medical Center (NRMC) and Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) announced today the signing of a non-binding letter of intent to enter into exclusive discussions to explore a deeper relationship. This letter of intent reflects a longer...
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March
17,
2020
| 06:17 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has established a 24-hour call center at (406) 890-7272 to help evaluate those who are feeling sick and experiencing symptoms of cough, fever, or difficulty breathing.  “Most patients infected with COVID-19 expe...
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March
16,
2020
| 05:44 AM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) is offering free virtual health visits to provide support to our citizens who may be experiencing flu-like symptoms. These symptoms include: fevers, dry coughs, and fatigue. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid has...
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March
16,
2020
| 11:00 PM America/Denver
 Events have been cancelled, gatherings are limited, schools are closing and employees are being asked to work from home. This is an effort to practice social or public distancing. While all these things may be an inconvenience to many, the tactic ha...
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March
15,
2020
| 11:37 PM America/Denver
Last week, Kalispell Regional Healthcare instituted a Hospital Incident Command structure for the national pandemic. This structure allows hospitals to adjust business operations while working with health officials to ensure that medical activities a...
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March
14,
2020
| 09:37 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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March
13,
2020
| 02:31 AM America/Denver
Ensuring patients are cared for in a safe and healthy environment is our highest priority. This is the most up-to-date information regarding visitor restrictions. KRH is expanding visitor restrictions at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, The Heal...
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March
13,
2020
| 03:11 PM America/Denver
We are consistently evaluating new information and coordinating emergency preparedness and communications for our community, as the risk and information may change daily with this rapidly evolving situation. Please visit the Centers for Disease Contr...
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March
12,
2020
| 03:52 PM America/Denver
With more cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) being identified across the nation, it’s important to adopt healthy practices to help stop the spread of the virus. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, COVID-19 is spreading from p...
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March
10,
2020
| 08:55 PM America/Denver
The first signs of spring are blossoming around the valley. For many, the increase in sunshine and warmer weather also brings about the desire to partake in more rigorous outdoor activities. Staying hydrated is just as important as staying active and...
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March
09,
2020
| 05:14 PM America/Denver
Ok, so first the good news: dietary fat and cholesterol have been cleared of all charges (for the most part). With the exception of trans fat and hydrogenated oils. Recent meta-analysis has shown no strong link between dietary fat and heart disease, ...
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March
03,
2020
| 11:34 PM America/Denver
Local health entities including Kalispell Regional Healthcare, North Valley Hospital, and the Flathead City-County Health Department are working closely on preparedness, communications, and awareness around the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation. “W...
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January
20,
2020
| 04:05 PM America/Denver
Home Options Hospice is pleased to offer an open, ongoing weekly grief support group, beginning Tuesday, January 21, from noon to 1:00 p.m. These groups provide a safe and supportive place to share grief after the loss of a loved one. The gatherin...
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January
13,
2020
| 07:47 PM America/Denver
The Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) 3rd floor Medical/Surgical (Med/Surg) unit held a fundraiser during the holidays to collect necessities for the ASSIST program. The ASSIST program helps the area’s socially and physically isolated neighbor...
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January
07,
2020
| 06:11 PM America/Denver
On January 2, Stephen Jensen, laboratory outreach services coordinator for the KRMC outpatient lab, was interviewed by KGEZ AM Radio to discuss the lab's role in the community, their recent move to 75 Claremont Street - Suite D, and the reasoning for...
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2019
December
12,
2019
| 03:54 PM America/Denver
The holidays are always a special time to spend with friends and family. For Duane Deboer, a patient at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, celebrating these traditions and holidays seemed uncertain this year. It was only just a couple months back whe...
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October
22,
2019
| 09:06 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Medical Center has been approved for a $250,000 funding award through the Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards (Engagement Awards) program, an initiative of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). The funds w...
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October
14,
2019
| 07:57 PM America/Denver
The Montana Diabetes Education Network (MDEN), Montana’s chapter of the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE), has announced that Leslie Coates, MS, RD, CDE, of KRH Diabetes Education and Prevention has been named the 2019 Diabetes Educat...
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September
09,
2019
| 05:38 PM America/Denver
Pulmonary Fibrosis is a disease that affects over 200,000 people per year. This condition is not just one disease, it is actually a family of over 200 different lung diseases that can look very similar. Kevin Keeton, MD, Pulmonologist at Kalispell Re...
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August
16,
2019
| 04:40 PM America/Denver
Alan Satterlee, executive director of the North Valley Hospital Foundation, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the exciting event on August 22. ...
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July
31,
2019
| 05:05 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital is hosting a free public event called Inside Flathead Med at the Whitefish Performing Arts Center on August 22. Inside Flathead Med showcases the daily happenings of the Valley’s physicians as they uncover fascinating and comple...
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