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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
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
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
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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March
02,
2020
| 06:00 PM America/Denver
  North Valley Hospital last year recorded more than 45,600 outpatient visits. The hospital saw about 1,600 hospital admissions, completed 2,400 surgical procedures, had 8,278 emergency room visits and delivered 556 babies, according to the hos...
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February
24,
2020
| 06:53 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital announced Jan. 28 it will soon be building a new physical therapy facility on Nucleus Avenue in Columbia Falls. The expansion will not impact the community center at the location, which is used by numerous civic groups, hospi...
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February
20,
2020
| 05:55 PM America/Denver
February is National Heart Month as designated by the National Heart and Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI). Also, National Cardiac Rehab Week is in February as well, per the American Association for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehab (AACVPR). This...
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January
28,
2020
| 08:25 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital has released the 2020 Annual Community Report. The report covers hospital updates, new services, clinic information, awards, community benefit numbers, hospital statistics and finances, and more.    This report is availabl...
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January
10,
2020
| 08:11 PM America/Denver
North Valley Hospital Review of 2019 This was a busy year at North Valley Hospital, and our staff and employees worked hard to maintain our high quality of patient centered care with increased volumes, new services, and new technology. Here we rev...
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2019
December
12,
2019
| 11:57 PM America/Denver
(This article was written and published by Whitefish Pilot on December 11, 2019) North Valley Hospital is being honored at the national level for its patient experience. The hospital was awarded a 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award from Press Ga...
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November
22,
2019
| 08:20 PM America/Denver
Dr. Timothy Joyce, orthopedic surgeon at Kalispell Regional Medical Center and North Valley Hospital, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio about Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology, which provides patients with a personalized surgical plan based on their...
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November
04,
2019
| 08:55 PM America/Denver
Congratulations to Jason A. Cohen, M.D., hospitalist and Chief Medical Officer at North Valley Hospital, who received The Merit Award from the Montana Medical Association last week. Doctor Cohen was one of four physicians that received awards during ...
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October
28,
2019
| 03:50 PM America/Denver
Dr. Ashleigh Magill, Medical Director of the North Valley Hospital Emergency Department, has been appointed by Governor Steve Bullock to the state medical board. We are so impressed by our physicians, leading the state like Dr. Magill as experts in t...
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October
17,
2019
| 08:17 PM America/Denver
At North Valley Hospital (NVH), there are 152 Registered Nurses 12 CNAs on staff. Nurses fill a variety of roles, from leadership to specialized departments like the birth center or surgery, to discharge planning, care coordination, or working on the...
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October
07,
2019
| 08:27 PM America/Denver
The infusion department at North Valley Hospital (NVH) provides a service to the local community that makes receiving care more convenient and pleasant for many patients. The infusion department staff at North Valley Hospital take their role in pa...
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September
20,
2019
| 10:16 PM America/Denver
By Heidi Desch (This article was written and published by Whitefish Pilot on September 19, 2019) Registered Nurse Becky Cox says working in the emergency department gives her the chance to be the source of comfort on what may be one of the worst d...
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September
13,
2019
| 11:54 PM America/Denver
By Vanessa Perez (This article was written and published by NBC Montana on September 12, 2019) WHITEFISH,Mont. — A few days ago, two sisters gave birth a couple hours apart. That might not sound too unusual, but the fact one drove 750 miles to del...
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