Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (foundation)

2019
September
13,
2019
| 04:23 PM America/Denver
Tagen Vine, president of the Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation, and Carly Rickard, chief development officer at Montana Children’s, are interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding philanthropy and fundraising initiatives for Montana Children’s. ...
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August
26,
2019
| 07:00 PM America/Denver
In just the last few years, philanthropy at Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has helped fund numerous large scale projects such as the new Emergency Room, A.L.E.R.T. helicopter, and Montana Children’s facility. Each year, the KRH Foundation honors...
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July
29,
2019
| 04:07 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) is pleased to announce the addition of Carly Rickard to the Montana Children’s and KRH Foundation teams. She will serve as the chief development officer of Montana Children’s, the new pediatric facility that opened...
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July
26,
2019
| 03:42 PM America/Denver
The Kalispell Regional Medical Center’s A.L.E.R.T. program is participating in the Whitefish Community Foundation’s 2019 Great Fish Community Challenge. The Challenge, which runs from July 25 through September 13, is an innovative fundraiser that ins...
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July
16,
2019
| 06:20 PM America/Denver
Tagen Vine, president of the Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the organization's initiative to lessen the impact of breast cancer in our community through mobile mammography services.  ...
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June
17,
2019
| 08:54 PM America/Denver
If you live in the Flathead Valley, chances are you’ve seen the A.L.E.R.T. helicopter flying overhead at some point or another. The bright red chopper is synonymous with Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) and the patient care that it provides across...
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May
06,
2019
| 07:30 PM America/Denver
The 41st annual A.L.E.R.T. Banquet took place on Saturday, April 27, at the Flathead County Fairgrounds. This year’s theme was “New York, New York: A Night on the Town”, which allowed attendees to don the blitz and bling and dress to the nines. In al...
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April
25,
2019
| 12:58 AM America/Denver
Bob Sandman, chair of the A.L.E.R.T. advisory board, and Matt Weller, chief rotor pilot for A.L.E.R.T., are interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the upcoming banquet and how the community can help this service continue. ...
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April
22,
2019
| 06:28 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare’s (KRH) new pediatric facility, Montana Children’s, is slated to open this summer and will benefit from specialized equipment made possible through a grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust’s Rural...
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March
15,
2019
| 02:45 PM America/Denver
Tagen Vine, MBA, president of Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding fundraising in the Flathead Valley and how it has changed our community and its access to health care. ...
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January
30,
2019
| 08:32 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
| 08:31 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
| 09:35 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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2018
December
28,
2018
| 10:33 PM America/Denver
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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November
12,
2018
| 11:36 PM America/Denver
AmazonSmile is an easy way for you to support Montana Children's while doing your regular Amazon shopping. It's the same huge selection of products, same prices, and no added cost to you. By selecting Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) as your ...
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November
05,
2018
| 06:45 PM America/Denver
The original Emergency Room (ER) at Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) opened in 1976 when the new hospital was built on the Buffalo Hill property. An expansion in 1991 increased its capacity to accommodate 13,000 patient visits per year. Howev...
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August
21,
2018
| 09:07 PM America/Denver
On August 9, Kip Smith appeared on KGEZ’s Community Conversations to discuss the upcoming Rad Ride fundraising event for cancer support, how it got started, and what is on the program for this year. To check out all our cancer support events or re...
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August
06,
2018
| 08:00 AM America/Denver
For many, philanthropy is defined as the donation of money to good causes. However, being philanthropic does not always include monetary contributions. Some of the most valued gifts are those most precious to us — our time. Last year at Kalispell ...
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August
06,
2018
| 08:00 AM America/Denver
Grab your friends, family and your bike and join us for fun-filled day at the 2018 Rad Ride cycling event! With varying ride distances to choose from (up to 46 miles) this is a family-friendly event with a great line-up of kids’ activities, a delicio...
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August
03,
2018
| 04:00 PM America/Denver
When Trina Freese developed breast cancer at just 32, she was terrified, but she found a way to turn her trial into a triumph. Trina, at the young age of 32, went to a genetic counselor to evaluate her chances of getting breast cancer. With cancer...
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August
02,
2018
| 04:00 PM America/Denver
The Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation has received three new endowments that started in 2017. An endowment is a gift that lives on in perpetuity, essentially it will make a gift last forever. It is the establishment of a permanent fund which w...
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July
16,
2018
| 09:07 PM America/Denver
Dr. Greg Adams did not have any history of heart trouble. He ate healthy and was an active runner. As a urologist at Urology Associates, Greg Adams, MD, was seeing patients as normal one day. In an instant, everything was definitely not normal. “I...
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July
11,
2018
| 06:01 PM America/Denver
Hospital employees save lives every single day. Some individuals are more directly involved in patient care and others are a bit more removed. No matter the job description, it takes all the worker bees – even the ones behind the scenes – to make Kal...
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May
03,
2018
| 08:00 AM America/Denver
On May 3, Tagen Vine, president of the Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation, appeared on KGEZ’s Community Conversations to deliver the news that the new A.L.E.R.T. helicopter has been fully funded, thanks to community donors. At a cost of $4 mill...
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May
02,
2018
| 06:49 PM America/Denver
The 40th Annual A.L.E.R.T. Banquet was a huge success with more than 1,000 people in attendance to support Kalispell Regional Healthcare's air ambulance program. In 2017, the Kalispell Regional Healthcare Foundation launched a special gifts initia...
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April
27,
2018
| 04:00 PM America/Denver
The Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) and North Valley Hospital (NVH) Foundations each operate as the fundraising arm of the hospital that builds financial support for projects that are beyond the scope of the health care system budget. The KRH Fou...
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April
11,
2018
| 01:00 AM America/Denver
On April 5, Bob Sandman, chair, A.L.E.R.T. advisory board and community member, and Matt Weller, chief pilot, A.L.E.R.T., Kalispell Regional Healthcare, appeared on KGEZ’s Community Conversations to discuss the A.L.E.R.T. program, the new helicopter ...
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April
11,
2018
| 12:28 AM America/Denver
In March, Glacier Bank generously donated $45,000 to purchase a brand-new, wheelchair-accessible 2017 Dodge Caravan to help ASSIST continue to provide rides to medical appointments for people who have no other transportation options. This new vehi...
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April
04,
2018
| 07:20 PM America/Denver
The 40th annual A.L.E.R.T. Banquet will be held on Saturday, April 21, at the Flathead County Fairgrounds. The A.L.E.R.T. Banquet is a charitable enterprise supported by contributors of northwest Montana and is a major fundraising source for the A.L....
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March
29,
2018
| 04:27 PM America/Denver
This year, in celebration of Doctors’ Day, the administration and support staff of Kalispell Regional Healthcare would like to thank and acknowledge the tireless dedication of our providers across the system. From the hospitals to the physician clini...
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