Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (krmc,foundation,news,topnews,holidays,pediatrics)

2019
September
18,
2019
| 06:13 PM America/Denver
Amy Stewart, MS, CCLS, child life coordinator at Montana Children’s is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding what a child life specialist is and how important the role is for pediatric patients. ...
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September
16,
2019
| 06:43 PM America/Denver
If you’ve frequented the main lobby of Kalispell Regional Medical Center, chances are you’ve bumped into Lyle Frahm, one of the hospital’s front desk volunteers. As a KRMC volunteer, Lyle is always willing to help direct visitors where they need to g...
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September
16,
2019
| 05:46 PM America/Denver
The 3rd annual Concussion Conference for Educators and Community Members—also know as the "Save the Brain" event—is a nonprofit community program co-managed by the Neuroscience & Spine Institute and The Summit Medical Fitness Center. The mission of t...
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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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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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September
12,
2019
| 07:52 PM America/Denver
Courtney Rudbach, LCPC, LAC, clinical supervisor of integrated behavioral health at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding suicide prevention, what resources are available in Flathead County, and which population...
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September
11,
2019
| 08:07 PM America/Denver
By Daniel McKay (This article was written and published by Whitefish Pilot on September 10, 2019) The Planetree Garden at North Valley Hospital can mean different things for different people. For patients or family members at the hospital, it c...
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September
10,
2019
| 09:36 PM America/Denver
Montana Children’s, Kalispell Regional Healthcare’s pediatric facility, was built to bring hope and healing to children and families in the Flathead Valley and throughout the state. From June 7 – 14, 2020, Montana Children’s is partnering with Flathe...
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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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September
05,
2019
| 05:48 PM America/Denver
Mark your calendars! The third annual Stepping Into Fall, Seniors Safety Event is scheduled for late September. If you are wise on years and experience or are a caretaker for an elderly family member, you are invited to attend. WHEN: Saturday, Sep...
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September
03,
2019
| 10:19 PM America/Denver
Tim Obermiller, MD, pulmonary and critical care physician at Rocky Mountain Heart & Lung, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding how smoke inhalation from area fires can negatively impact your health and breathing. ...
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September
02,
2019
| 08:35 PM America/Denver
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. In August, Phyllis Mayhew from Woodland Cli...
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August
27,
2019
| 12:18 AM America/Denver
It's time to take charge of your health! The National Diabetes Prevention Program at North Valley Hospital is a diabetes prevention course, weight loss and exercise program to help you become a healthier you. This year-long lifestyle change program f...
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August
27,
2019
| 06:00 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Medical Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in nuclear medicine as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Nuclear medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses small amo...
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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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August
26,
2019
| 04:33 PM America/Denver
In communities across Montana, there are students who are not only high achievers, but are also making an impact in their communities. Maybe this exemplary student is a club president, volunteers at the local food bank, or organizes fund-raisers for ...
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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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August
16,
2019
| 04:40 PM America/Denver
Choosing the right primary care provider (PCP) is an important decision. As your life changes and your health needs do too, a good health care provider will grow with you. Your primary care physician is a medical provider that will likely oversee ...
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August
15,
2019
| 09:08 PM America/Denver
Whenever children visit Sunny View Pediatrics in Kalispell for a checkup, they leave with a parting gift: a new book to read. For the past two years, the clinic has been partnered with the Reach Out and Read Program, a national nonprofit organization...
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August
13,
2019
| 09:52 PM America/Denver
Mayank Agrawal, MD, structural and interventional cardiologist and Kira Kitchens, FNP-C, structural heart coordinator at Rocky Mountain Heart and Lung, are interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the Watchman procedure and how it can help patients who...
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August
12,
2019
| 03:52 PM America/Denver
Amy Rohyans Stewart joined Montana Children’s in June as child life coordinator to initiate the new child life program—a specialized program to help pediatric patients and their families cope effectively with hospitalization. With more than 20 years ...
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August
06,
2019
| 05:46 PM America/Denver
Home Options Hospice is offering two four-week bereavement support group sessions, one this summer and another in the fall. The groups are free of charge and meant to serve adults who are grieving the loss of a loved one and seek encouragement throug...
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August
05,
2019
| 06:23 PM America/Denver
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 July, Tammy Harmon was ...
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August
02,
2019
| 05:00 PM America/Denver
The North Valley Hospital (NVH) Foundation is honored to again join in the Whitefish Community Foundation’s Great Fish Challenge fundraising event. The Great Fish Community Challenge is “an innovative fundraiser that inspires our community to give, r...
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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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July
29,
2019
| 07:43 PM America/Denver
Photo:  North Valley Hospital Emergency Department Physicians, from left to right: Darren Brockie, MD; Mark Stevens, MD; Michelle Stone, DO; Colin Brockett, DO; Dallas Koperski, MD; Ashleigh Magill, MD; Jeff Westensee, MD.  The emergency departmen...
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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
23,
2019
| 11:47 PM America/Denver
The Montana Center for Wellness and Pain Management announced its new partner organization for its ongoing community partnership program. On July 1, 2019, The Montana Center began its partnership with Sparrow’s Nest of Northwest Montana to help promo...
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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...
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