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Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (news)

2020
October
26,
2020
| 15:28 PM America/Denver
Each month, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) selects an employee that goes above and beyond to uphold the organization’s core values of integrity, compassion, service, and excellence. That employee is nominated and selected by peers as the Guardia...
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October
26,
2020
| 11:12 AM America/Denver
Neurosurgery as a medical discipline is a relatively young department of modern medicine, with the first successful brain surgeries performed in the early 1900’s. Thanks to a century of exhaustive studies, research, standardization of practices and i...
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October
23,
2020
| 09:21 AM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has expanded its COVID-19 testing capabilities and will be opening a new drive-through testing site on Monday October 26. It is located in the Grace Church parking lot, 1225 US Highway 93, Kalispell, MT, and open 8...
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October
20,
2020
| 17:04 PM America/Denver
Courtney Paterson, MD, pediatric hospitalist and physician leader at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, is asking for the community's help to stop the surge of COVID-19 in Montana. The decisions we make every day have the power to make a difference in th...
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October
19,
2020
| 14:58 PM America/Denver
Randall Zuckerman, MD, FACS, of Kalispell Regional Healthcare has recently been appointed as the new Chair of the Advisory Council for Rural Surgery (ACRS) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). The ACRS is a part of an organization dedicated to ...
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October
16,
2020
| 09:11 AM America/Denver
Bethany Weiler, MD, pulmonologist at Rocky Mountain Heart & Lung speaks with KGEZ AM radio about why it's important to get regular lung cancer screenings and how COVID-19 affects your lungs.  ...
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October
13,
2020
| 12:21 PM America/Denver
The spookiest holiday of the year gives us the chance to be anything we want to be, treat ourselves to our favorite goodies, and be generous with our neighbors. Although Halloween is going to feel a little different this year, there are still several...
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October
13,
2020
| 09:44 AM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare is now offering Inspiretherapy, a breakthrough obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) treatment option for those who cannot use Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) therapy. OSA affects 22 million Americans. When left un...
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October
13,
2020
| 09:34 AM America/Denver
Thanks to local participating members of the Flathead Electric Cooperative, the Save the Brain program at Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has been awarded a grant through the Roundup for Safety Program. With this grant, The Save the Brain program...
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October
13,
2020
| 09:20 AM America/Denver
One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer. From the start of the diagnosis comes a varying barrage of decisions, both critical and deeply personal. For many, once they have made it to the point of reconstruction, they are entering into ...
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October
13,
2020
| 08:01 AM America/Denver
Cory Short, DO, hospitalist and physician leader at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, is asking for the community's help to stop the surge of COVID-19 in Montana. The decisions we make every day have the power to make a difference in this pandemic. Ther...
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October
12,
2020
| 09:31 AM America/Denver
Dear Flathead family, We write to talk with you about the rising number of COVID-19 cases in our county. More COVID cases means more people are sick or hospitalized, putting stress on our health care system. More kids are missing school, parents a...
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October
08,
2020
| 16:19 PM America/Denver
Jody Leberman, known by most as “Tug,” lives in Bigfork, Montana, and loves riding mules. “People say ‘you can’t ride a mule’, but don’t tell my mules that,” says Tug. A former law enforcement officer, he and his wife, Annie, moved to Montana as s...
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October
08,
2020
| 14:50 PM America/Denver
Dr. Pam Roberts from the Summit's Journey to Wellness Program, speaks with KGEZ AM radio about Nordic Walking and the benefits of walking with poles. A Nordic Walking Clinic will take place on Tuesday, October 20 at Noon at the Summit Medical Fitness...
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October
08,
2020
| 02:43 AM America/Denver
In the past week, we’ve witnessed an increase in active COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations throughout the Flathead Valley. More COVID-19 cases means more people are sick or hospitalized, putting stress on our health care system. More kids are missin...
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October
01,
2020
| 15:22 PM America/Denver
Dr. John Cole, pediatrician at Sunnyview Pediatrics speaks with KGEZ AM radio about the importance of getting your flu shot and why it will be different during the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
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September
18,
2020
| 15:38 PM America/Denver
Dr. Kim Stimpson always tells his patients and friends, if you have chest pain, go to the ER. After arriving home on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, he informed his wife, Kelly, that they needed to go back to Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH). He was ...
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September
18,
2020
| 10:08 AM America/Denver
Doug Nelson, MD, chief medical officer of Kalispell Regional Healthcare talks with KGEZ AM radio about the current state of COVID-19 in the Flathead Valley. ...
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September
17,
2020
| 09:02 AM America/Denver
September is National Suicide Prevention Month and Dr. Todd Shumard, psychiatrist at Pathways Treatment Center, spoke with KGEZ AM radio to discuss the ways we can be more proactive in helping others with mental health struggles. ...
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September
14,
2020
| 15:44 PM America/Denver
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) has been awarded multiple achievement awards by both the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association to acknowledge our commitment to patient care and application of lifesaving practices. "Muc...
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September
11,
2020
| 14:56 PM America/Denver
Doug Nelson, MD, chief medical officer of Kalispell Regional Healthcare talks with KGEZ AM radio about the current state of COVID-19 in the Flathead Valley. ...
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September
10,
2020
| 13:48 PM America/Denver
Rhonda Tallman, executive director of the primary care service line at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, speaks with KGEZ AM Radio about the importance of maintaining a relationship with a primary care provider and the advantages of attending a KRH clin...
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September
07,
2020
| 12:04 PM America/Denver
For patients who suffer from peripheral artery disease, there is now a new alternative procedure that was conducted by Rocky Mountain Heart & Lung cardiologists recently that may address some of the risks that come with traditional techniques. Back i...
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September
04,
2020
| 12:49 PM America/Denver
Doug Nelson, MD, chief medical officer of Kalispell Regional Healthcare talks with KGEZ AM radio about the current state of COVID-19 in the Flathead Valley. ...
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September
03,
2020
| 10:57 AM America/Denver
Jose de Souza, MD, endocrinolgist at Northwest Specialists, talks with KGEZ AM radio about thyroid cancer and the ways you can maintain regular thyroid health. ...
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August
31,
2020
| 13:04 PM America/Denver
Amy Rohyans Stewart, Child Life Coordinator at Montana Children's speaks with KGEZ AM radio about  making the transition back to school during the COVID-19 pandemic and what families can do to prepare themselves and their children. ...
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August
21,
2020
| 15:09 PM America/Denver
Ryan Pitts, chief nursing officer of Kalispell Regional Healthcare and incident commander of the KRH COVID-19 Task Force, talks with KGEZ AM radio about the current state of COVID-19 in the Flathead Valley.  ...
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August
20,
2020
| 09:17 AM America/Denver
Erica Lengacher, RN, nurse at the KRMC ICU unit as well as the COVID unit, speaks with KGEZ AM radio about life in the COVID unit and a new idea she has to make it brighter for patients and staff alike. ...
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August
17,
2020
| 15:35 PM America/Denver
Each month, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) selects an employee that goes above and beyond to uphold the organization’s core values of integrity, compassion, service, and excellence. That employee is nominated and selected by peers as the Guardia...
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August
15,
2020
| 09:59 AM America/Denver
For the first time in the hospital’s history, a continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) procedure was conducted at Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC). A CRRT machine is used to provide renal (kidney) support to patients who are hemodynamica...
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