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2020
May
22,
2020
| 09:29 PM America/Denver
Brad Roy, PhD, executive director of the Summit Medical Fitness Center, talks with KGEZ AM Radio about the reopening of the Summit Medical Fitness Center on Tuesday, May 26.  ...
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May
21,
2020
| 06:04 PM America/Denver
Governor Steve Bullock visited Kalispell Regional Medical Center to tour the new Alternative Care Facility (ACF) that is in the process of being built on the vacant third floor shelled space of Montana Children's. He was joined by Major General Matth...
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May
19,
2020
| 04:19 PM America/Denver
Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death and disability in the United States. When a stroke occurs, the blood vessel which carries the oxygen and nutrients to the brain is either blocked by a clot or ruptures, and when this happens, parts of the br...
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May
15,
2020
| 11:24 PM America/Denver
Ensuring patients are cared for in a safe and healthy environment is our highest priority. For the health and safety of our patients and employees, KRH initiated full visitor restrictions in March to minimize the spread of COVID-19 at KRH hospitals a...
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May
15,
2020
| 11:23 PM America/Denver
Effective May 26 at 5 a.m. the Summit Medical Fitness Center will resume some activities, following the guidelines provided by Governor Steve Bullock. “The health and safety of our members, staff and clinical patients continues to be our highest p...
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May
15,
2020
| 05:09 PM America/Denver
Three Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) facilities were named recipients of LifeCenter Northwest’s 2019 Achievement Awards list, which was released this month in the organization’s annual report. Kalispell Regional Medical Center, North Valley Hosp...
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May
14,
2020
| 10:43 PM America/Denver
For Stroke Awareness Month, Dani Walker, RN, BSN, stroke program coordinator at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, spoke with KGEZ AM radio about the importance of monitoring your health to prevent strokes. Learn all about what a stroke is, what to look ...
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May
11,
2020
| 11:08 PM America/Denver
You are responsible for your own feelings and your feelings come from your thinking. Now, this doesn’t mean that you can tell yourself that everything is fine and your problems will disappear. But, it does mean that you have control of your feelings,...
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May
08,
2020
| 07:58 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) was selected by the State of Montana’s COVID-19 Task Force as one of two locations in Montana for construction of an Alternate Care Facility (ACF) to serve the region in the event of pandemic escalation. The ACF wi...
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May
07,
2020
| 05:59 PM America/Denver
Cody Bartholomew, RN, practice manager of Flathead Valley Orthopedics Clinic and Sara Dye, RN, director of nursing and clinical practice, talk with KGEZ AM Radio about the current COVID-19 crisis and how nurses across Kalispell Regional Healthcare ha...
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May
05,
2020
| 04:19 PM America/Denver
A C-130 aircraft from the 120th Airlift Wing, Montana Air National Guard, will perform a flyover of Columbia Falls, Whitefish, Kalispell, and Polson on Wednesday, May 6. The purpose of the flyover is to demonstrate the Department of the Air Force's c...
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May
01,
2020
| 12:17 AM America/Denver
Debbie Mulcahy, RN, Director of the Kalispell Regional Medical Center Emgergency Department, talks with KGEZ AM Radio about the steps that her team has taken to ensure patient safety within the Emergency Department during the COVID-19 crisis.  ...
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May
01,
2020
| 12:07 AM America/Denver
Dr. Doug Nelson, Chief Medical Officer of Kalispell Regional Healthcare, gives a weekly update on the COVID-19 situation in the Flathead County on KGEZ AM Radio.  ...
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April
30,
2020
| 09:14 PM America/Denver
Keeping our patients and employees safe has been our primary focus, especially during this pandemic. While many of our services have been closed, we have prepared a thoughtful service re-introduction plan to safely begin opening some needed services....
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April
28,
2020
| 07:01 PM America/Denver
By Austine Siomos, MD, pediatric cardiologist at Montana Children's COVID this, COVID that. It dominates conversations, the news and our daily lives. It has changed a lot of what we do and many things are out of our control. We are all experiencin...
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April
24,
2020
| 10:22 PM America/Denver
This week, Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) was recognized for their partnership with local public health agencies, emergency medical services, and communities to save more lives from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) in 2019. The CARES (...
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April
24,
2020
| 08:46 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) introduced Connection Point, a safe place for loved ones to visit residents at Brendan House while visitor restrictions are still in place. The staff at Brendan House set up a visitation room for residents to be ab...
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April
23,
2020
| 07:51 PM America/Denver
Keeping our patients and employees safe has been our primary focus, especially during this pandemic. While many of our services have been closed, we have been preparing for the time when we can safely begin opening some needed services. We have dilig...
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April
23,
2020
| 05:40 PM America/Denver
Dr. Michael Newman, psychiatrist at Pathways Treatment Center, speaks with KGEZ AM radio on the importance of maintaining your mental health during the COVID-19 crisis.  ...
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April
22,
2020
| 10:46 PM America/Denver
The respiratory screening facilities were launched in March to protect the population, patients, staff and visitors from exposure while allowing for the continuity of operations and patient care at hospitals and clinics. Beginning April 25th the Whit...
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April
22,
2020
| 06:01 PM America/Denver
By Jeffrey Tjaden, M.D., M.P.H., Infectious Disease Specialist at KRH Every few years an infectious disease makes headlines. Sometimes it’s an older, forgotten disease like measles or whooping cough that re-emerges. Sometimes it’s a new one like S...
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April
19,
2020
| 06:13 AM America/Denver
Working from home can sometimes blur the boundaries between someone’s personal and professional life. It’s important to consider ways in which you can stay productive in your work, but stay sensible at the same time.  Have a dedicated work loc...
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April
17,
2020
| 11:05 PM America/Denver
Dr. Doug Nelson, Chief Medical Officer of Kalispell Regional Healthcare, gives a weekly update on the COVID-19 situation in the Flathead County on KGEZ AM Radio.  ...
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April
17,
2020
| 10:52 PM America/Denver
Dr. Jason Cohen, Chief Medical Officer at North Valley Hospital, talks with KGEZ AM Radio to discuss the effects of smoking and how that can play a role during the COVID-19 crisis. ...
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April
13,
2020
| 06:14 PM America/Denver
As towns and cities hunker down to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic, sit-down restaurants have closed, however, many are still open for takeout and delivery. Eating out does not necessarily mean eating unhealthy food. Plus, ordering at your favorite ...
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April
10,
2020
| 12:13 AM America/Denver
Dr. Doug Nelson, chief medical officer at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, speaks with KGEZ AM radio about the newest updates to the COVID-19 crisis in both Flathead Valley and around the state of Montana. ...
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April
09,
2020
| 12:17 AM America/Denver
Ross Johnson, senior purchasing agent at KRH, and Dr. Doug Nelson, chief medical officer, speak with KGEZ AM radio about Project PPE, KRH's new push to raise 10,000 masks in order to provide enough to help them through the COVID-19 crisis. ...
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April
07,
2020
| 04:42 AM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has expanded its telehealth services in an effort to continue the positive impact of social distancing while providing quality patient care. KRH’s primary care and specialty care clinics are now offering patients v...
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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
03,
2020
| 11:35 PM America/Denver
As we continue to progress through the COVID-19 crisis, we are starting to see the significant implications of this virus in cities across the US. The virus is starting to hit hard, and if you are following the events in New York, it is extremely con...
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