Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (community)

2019
April
19,
2019
The sidewalk along the North side of Digestive Health is going to be closed for one week starting Wednesday, April 24. A large section of the sidewalk was badly damaged during the construction of the Digestive Health building and was unable to be rep...
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April
01,
2019
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...
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March
20,
2019
Written by Adriane Haragan, MD, maternal-fetal medicine specialist, Montana Perinatal Center I had never been to Shelby, Montana before. When I arrived, I recall thinking that it looked like the Great Plains were jammed right up to the Rocky Mount...
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March
18,
2019
Each month, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) selects an employee that goes above and beyond to demonstrate strong character. That employee is nominated and selected by peers as the Guardian of the Month. For the month of February, Devie Brown w...
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March
12,
2019
Written by Allison Meilicke, RN When Barbara Sue Brodie and her family arrived in Glacier National Park, she had no idea that their vacation would include a stay at Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC). “We were on a hike in Two Medicine,” ...
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March
04,
2019
The doctor’s office can be a scary place for a child. The intimidating machines, the extra attention from doctors and nurses and the fear of the unknown can all be incredibly overwhelming, especially for the first time. While there is no one way to k...
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February
25,
2019
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...
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February
21,
2019
Each month, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) selects an employee that goes above and beyond to demonstrate strong character. The employee is nominated and selected by peers as the Guardian of the Month. For the month of January, Rocky Smith was...
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February
01,
2019
The power of partnerships At The Montana Center for Wellness & Pain Management we believe in being good neighbors in our community. That’s why we’ve decided to launch a great new community partnership program we want to tell you about and we hope ...
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January
31,
2019
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...
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January
30,
2019
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
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
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
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
28,
2019
Each month, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) selects an employee that goes above and beyond to demonstrate strong character. They are nominated and selected by peers as the Guardian of the Month. For the month of December, Stefanie McKain was c...
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January
14,
2019
“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...
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2018
December
28,
2018
On December 19, Manuel Campillo, Kalispell Regional Medical Center’s festive housekeeper, won the Homemade Dollhouse Raffle, taking home the highly coveted prize. The raffle was a KRH Volunteer sponsored event benefiting the Montana Children’s Medica...
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December
06,
2018
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. ...
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November
14,
2018
Each month, KRH selects an employee that goes above and beyond to demonstrate strong character. They are nominated and selected by peers as the Guardian of the Month. Standing ovation for Grace Caplan! Congratulations to Grace Caplan, registere...
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November
14,
2018
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...
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October
29,
2018
In celebration of Sleep Technologist Appreciation Week, October 29 through November 4, the Kalispell Regional Healthcare and North Valley Hospital Sleep Centers along with Rocky Mountain Heart & Lung would like to recognize the hard-working sleep tec...
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October
24,
2018
The Western Montana Area Health Education Center at the University of Montana will host 1st Shift, a one-day pilot, entry-level health care career exposure program, next month for Flathead County residents. The program, in collaboration with Flathead...
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October
23,
2018
For more than 100 years, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has served the health needs of the people of northwest Montana. However, recent allegations called into question the organization’s intent and integrity, and community perceptions have been...
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October
19,
2018
William Gibson, JD, general counsel for Kalispell Regional Healthcare is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the recent allegations and settlement with the Department of Justice. ...
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October
18,
2018
What is I-185 all about? Jason Cohen, MD, chief medical officer for North Valley Hospital is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the upcoming ballot initiative 185.  Learn more For more information, see the website at healthymontana.org ...
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October
18,
2018
Do you know what vaping is? Your teen does! Katy Saisbury, wellness coach at Summit Medical Fitness Center is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding vaping and your child’s health. For more information, see the website at healthymontana.org ...
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October
15,
2018
“In Montana, we can still talk to our friends and neighbors about what’s on the ballot – Big Tobacco can’t do that,” said Governor Steve Bullock at North Valley Hospital in Whitefish on Monday, October 15. “We’re standing up against Big Tobacco for o...
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October
08,
2018
Originally published in 406 Woman Magazine, October 2018.  “But you don’t look sick,” replied my sister-in-law when I told her and my other close family members that I had breast cancer. Leanne Roberts had arrived in the British Virgin Islands....
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October
05,
2018
Do you trust Big Tobacco to make health decisions for your family? Then don’t trust what they say about I-185. Watch Dr. Jason Cohen's "chalk talk" about I-185 and decide for yourself. Read all about I-185 and be sure to vote in November.      ...
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September
28,
2018
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has finalized a settlement with the Department of Justice, which includes a payment to the government of $24 million, of which KRH will be responsible for $21.2 million and the Flathead Physician Group, physician i...
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