Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (NVH)

2019
July
16,
2019
| 06:56 PM America/Denver
Getting Michael Hromadka to hold still for a minute or two is a bit of a trick, but his clinical assistant, Janelle Borgen, succeeded in getting him to sit down for an interview at Glacier View Plastic Surgery last week. Dr. Hromadka is a board-ce...
Read more
May
29,
2019
| 11:08 PM America/Denver
Exactly three years after formally entering into an affiliation agreement, officials at North Valley Hospital and Kalispell Regional Healthcare still hear and see plenty of comments reflecting a lack of understanding regarding their relationship. ...
Read more
May
17,
2019
| 07:23 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital (NVH) announces a new director of The Birth Center at North Valley Hospital, Felicity Williams. Williams began working in the role on May 13, 2019. “I am excited about this leadership opportunity and am thankful for the suppo...
Read more
May
14,
2019
| 04:27 PM America/Denver
A new report from North Valley Hospital shows the Whitefish medical facility is continuing to grow while simultaneously winning praise for its level of care. During a community luncheon in Whitefish on May 2, CEO Kevin Abel told attendees that the...
Read more
May
13,
2019
| 10:36 PM America/Denver
The annual affiliation report is part of the affiliation agreement between North Valley Hospital and Kalispell Regional Healthcare. For the first five years of the affiliation, NVH will report on the changes and benefits of the affiliation to the fac...
Read more
May
04,
2019
| 12:03 AM America/Denver
The annual affiliation report is part of the affiliation agreement between North Valley Hospital and Kalispell Regional Healthcare. For the first five years of the affiliation, NVH will report on the changes and benefits of the affiliation to the fac...
Read more
April
22,
2019
| 06:42 PM America/Denver
Sidney Neilson, Practice Manager at North Valley Professional Center and North Valley Physical Therapy in Columbia Falls, was recently awarded the Montana Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) recognition for Administrator of the Year. The a...
Read more
April
04,
2019
| 11:07 PM America/Denver
Eureka Healthcare Physician Edward Stein, MD was recently selected as the Montana Family Physician of the Year by the Montana Academy of Family Physicians. This prestigious award is based on nominations from medical staff peers and leaders, and Dr. S...
Read more
April
03,
2019
| 07:01 PM America/Denver
Recently, Pam Ellis, North Valley Hospital Foundation executive assistant, and manager of the NVH Gift Shop, sat down with three longtime North Valley Hospital volunteers who have worked in both the old hospital and the current facility. Pam recog...
Read more
April
01,
2019
| 07:12 PM America/Denver
Local organ procurement organization, LifeCenter Northwest is proud to announce the presentation of their Hospital Awards presented to Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC), North Valley Hospital (NVH) and The HealthCenter (HC) for superior perfor...
Read more
March
14,
2019
| 05:17 PM America/Denver
  Written by Richard Linville The North Valley Hospital ER was not on the itinerary for our vacation to Glacier National Park last summer, but I was sure glad when my wife pulled in there on a Sunday evening last July. We were in the area to vi...
Read more
March
12,
2019
| 11:27 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) hospitals were recently recognized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for delivering high quality care. Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) was one of three hospitals in Montana and one o...
Read more
March
08,
2019
| 08:43 PM America/Denver
Recently, North Valley Hospital welcomed a new surgical services director, Rob Romanelly, who moved to Whitefish from Fort Collins, Colorado. Romanelly earned his nursing degree at Indiana State University before working in management in various surg...
Read more
February
25,
2019
| 09:23 PM America/Denver
On February 20, Senator Steve Daines was in Kalispell to discuss the state’s ongoing drug abuse crisis with a panel of Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) officials. The discussion highlighted the innovative solutions that KRH has implemented to supp...
Read more
February
11,
2019
| 10:50 PM America/Denver
With more than 50 cases of measles confirmed in Washington state, it’s a good time to remind everyone of the value of immunizations. Before routine vaccinations were available in the United States in the early 1960s, there were 400 to 500 deaths e...
Read more
January
31,
2019
| 04:15 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital is looking ahead to 2019 with optimism and enthusiasm for the new year. Again, we look forward to partnering with our communities and finding more ways to serve our patients, provide better access to quality care, and address lo...
Read more
January
14,
2019
| 09:25 PM America/Denver
“Our job is as greeter, but so many other things,” says Carrie Gregorio, patient access manager at North Valley Hospital. “We want to make people feel three things: 1. Welcomed 2. Understood 3. Confident. That is our job.” Gregorio oversees patien...
Read more
January
02,
2019
| 01:37 AM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare hospitals welcomed two New Year’s babies this week. Help us give them a warm hello from their Flathead Valley neighbors. Welcome to the world, little ones!   North Valley Hospital’s first baby of 2019 was born on Tues...
Read more
2018
December
29,
2018
| 09:22 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital is grateful for our community support throughout 2018. We wanted to look back at some of the wonderful events, fundraisers, and moments we shared and also express our optimism for another year ahead as your community hospital. ...
Read more
December
27,
2018
| 09:19 PM America/Denver
By Allison Linville Originally published in 406 Woman, December/January 2019 Issue “My passion is to help women feel healthy and live a good life,” says Mirna Bowden, MD at Alpine Women’s Center. Dr. Bowden has been at Alpine Women’s Center in ...
Read more
December
06,
2018
| 11:03 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital Announces Statewide Recognition Awards WHITEFISH, MT – December 5, 2018: The North Valley Hospital Emergency Department has been recognized for pediatric preparedness by the Montana EMS & Trauma Systems Section of the DPHHS. ...
Read more
November
14,
2018
| 07:00 PM America/Denver
By Allison Linville North Valley Hospital employs more than 400 people at the Whitefish hospital, all of whom are considered caregivers, as part of our Planetree philosophy of patient-centered care. Everyone from nurses to physicians to dietary su...
Read more
September
10,
2018
| 07:47 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital’s community relations and marketing manager, Allison Linville, shares with Wendy Ostrom Price information about the upcoming Planetree Festival, scheduled for September 12. Push play below to hear all about the upcoming event.  ...
Read more
August
16,
2018
| 11:10 PM America/Denver
Join us for this family friendly event at North Valley Hospital, celebrating our Planetree philosophy of patient centered care. We'll have food, drinks, activities, demonstrations, and workshops in our new community garden. Don't miss this fun celebr...
Read more
August
06,
2018
| 08:00 AM America/Denver
The North Valley Hospital Foundation has been selected to participate as one of the 50 non-profits raising money in Whitefish Community Foundation’s annual Great Fish Community Challenge. Every year, Whitefish Community Foundation selects nonprofits ...
Read more
Tags
NVH
July
19,
2018
| 01:08 AM America/Denver
When Marissa Keenan’s two-year-old son Solomon crashed in the bike carrier, her and her husband had to make a decision. “Do we call an ambulance or drive him to the hospital?” says Keenan, a business owner in Whitefish. “We live really close to North...
Read more
July
13,
2018
| 07:33 PM America/Denver
The Birth Center at North Valley Hospital recently received designation as a Baby Friendly Facility, from Baby Friendly USA, the accrediting body and national authority for the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) in the United States. Baby Fr...
Read more
Tags
NVH
July
02,
2018
| 09:01 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital (NVH) and the North Valley Hospital Foundation are honoring the memory of physician Jon Torgerson with an annual continuing education award. “Creating an award in honor of Dr. Torgerson through the NVH Foundation is the perfe...
Read more
June
26,
2018
| 05:00 PM America/Denver
On June 14, Kevin Abel, CEO at North Valley Hospital, appeared on KGEZ’s Community Conversations to discuss his background, new arrival to NVH, and his vision for North Valley Hospital’s future. ...
Read more
Tags
nvh
June
20,
2018
| 10:34 PM America/Denver
By Allison Linville “At North Valley Behavioral Health, we’re integrating behavioral health with primary healthcare and focusing on the whole person in care,” says Deven Robinson PMHNP. “That’s how psychiatric nurse practitioners work with patient...
Read more
Tags
NVH