Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (news)

2019
June
10,
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 May, Ernie Madrigal was...
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June
03,
2019
After more than two years of construction, Kalispell Regional Healthcare’s Montana Children’s pediatric facility will officially open its doors to the children and families of Montana on July 1, 2019. The 190,000 square-foot facility, designed exclus...
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May
31,
2019
Jason Spring, chief strategy officer at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding how the delivery of health care is changing nation-wide and what KRH is doing differently to elevate and transform health care in the Fla...
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May
30,
2019
KRH is pleased to welcome two new members to the executive team. Craig Boyer, MHA, CPA, was named the new Chief Financial Officer and Karen Anita-Pfaff Paul has been named Chief Talent and Human Resources Officer, a newly established position. ...
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May
29,
2019
Grief can take a significant toll on the body, both emotionally and physically. To assist with grief recovery, Home Options Hospice is offering a free six-week Yoga for Grief Support class. A membership to Summit Medical Fitness Center is not require...
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May
29,
2019
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. ...
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May
29,
2019
2018 was a year of growth and literal groundbreaking efforts to expand the vision of Montana Children’s. Additional physician recruitment added more pediatric specialists and subspecialists to the Kalispell Regional Healthcare medical staff and patie...
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May
24,
2019
Spend this Memorial Day enjoying the sun and firing up the grill with family and friends. While grilling outdoors is enjoyable for most, it also creates potential obstacles for the cook. This means the chef must practice extra caution when preparing ...
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May
24,
2019
On July 1, 2019, Montana Children’s will open its doors to the children and families of our region. Montana Children’s was created to provide local access to high quality pediatric specialty care, including the largest group of fellowship-trained ped...
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May
23,
2019
The 2018 Nursing Annual Report has been released. This year's theme was "Together Matters". Nursing is a team sport and it's important to recognize all the  work that goes into the patient experience. Throughout this publication you will see the coll...
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May
20,
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 April, Janene Harriss w...
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May
19,
2019
Written by Mary Wallace May is National Mental Health Month, and Kalispell Regional Healthcare is offering a new program that takes a holistic approach to patient care that now includes addressing mental and emotional issues that often arise when ...
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May
17,
2019
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...
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May
16,
2019
Michelle Spring, MD, FACS, plastic surgeon, at Kalispell Regional Healthcare's Glacier View Plastic Surgery, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding abdominoplasty, what the benefits are, and what is involved in a tummy tuck procedure. ...
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May
15,
2019
Dan Daub, safety coordinator at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the upcoming Spring Into Safety Event on May 18, including free bike helmet giveaways and the appearance of the Super Colon. ...
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May
14,
2019
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...
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May
13,
2019
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...
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May
10,
2019
On Saturday, May 18, the Prevent Cancer Super Colon® exhibit will be on display for the fifth annual Spring Into Safety Kid’s Day. The Super Colon is an interactive educational tool that travels to communities across America with the message that col...
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May
06,
2019
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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May
06,
2019
Marlayna Gran and Lizzie Dwyer, nurses at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, are interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding what a day in the life of a nurse is like and how the future of nursing is changing. ...
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April
30,
2019
Craig Lambrecht, MD, president & CEO of Kalispell Regional Healthcare, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding his recent arrival and what plans he has for future of the health care system. ...
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April
29,
2019
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) care navigators have partnered with Montana State University (MSU) to conduct a four-part nutrition and wellness series focused on patients with diabetes and heart disease. Lesly Starling, RN, complex care navigato...
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April
26,
2019
Austin Johnston, MD, a physiatrist at the Neuroscience & Spine Institute, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding physiatry and how it is improving the lives of amputees and those with spinal cord injuries. ...
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April
25,
2019
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
25,
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 March, Holly Williams w...
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April
22,
2019
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...
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April
22,
2019
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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April
19,
2019
Juergen Mueller, MD, gastroenterologist at the HealthCenter’s Digestive Health Institute is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding colorectal cancer and why screening is critical to preventing this particular cancer. ...
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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
15,
2019
On Friday, April 5, the annual Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) Volunteer’s Education Day took place at the Buffalo Hill Conference Center. All KRMC volunteers are required to take part in the four hour event which featured the same education...
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