Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (news)

2019
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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April
12,
2019
Nicki Perisho, RN, telehealth services at Kalispell Regional Medical Center is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding telestroke and how it is improving lives throughout Montana. ...
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April
11,
2019
Effective April 11, visitor restrictions are lifted for Kalispell Regional Medical Center, The HealthCenter, and Pathways Treatment Center. Restrictions had been in place since January 22 due to the increase in influenza admissions. Thank you for ...
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April
08,
2019
The fifth annual Spring Into Safety Kids Day is coming up on Saturday, May 18, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Trade Center at Northwest Montana Fairgrounds. The event is free and open to the whole family. Organizers will give away more than 1,000 ...
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April
05,
2019
Joseph Krezowski, MD, cardiologist at Rocky Mountain Heart & Lung is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding heart health and how the heart changes with age. ...
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April
04,
2019
Eureka Healthcare Physician Edward Stein, MD was recently selected as the Montana Family Physician of the Year by the Montana Academy of Family Physicians. This prestigious award is based on nominations from medical staff peers and leaders, and Dr. S...
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April
03,
2019
Recently, Pam Ellis, North Valley Hospital Foundation executive assistant, and manager of the NVH Gift Shop, sat down with three longtime North Valley Hospital volunteers who have worked in both the old hospital and the current facility. Pam recog...
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April
01,
2019
Local organ procurement organization, LifeCenter Northwest is proud to announce the presentation of their Hospital Awards presented to Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC), North Valley Hospital (NVH) and The HealthCenter (HC) for superior perfor...
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April
01,
2019
On March 26, two Brendan House nurses were honored with Commitment to Caring Awards at the annual Montana Health Care Association banquet in Helena. Shilo Fritz and Rachelle Haven both won the Commitment to Caring Award in their respective fields. “W...
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March
29,
2019
Kelly Bilau, administrator of Brendan House, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding the certified nursing assistant program and what employment opportunities are available for CNAs. ...
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March
22,
2019
Sonya French, clinical wellness coach at the Summit Medical Fitness Center, is interviewed by KGEZ AM radio regarding what a wellness coach is and how they can help you reach your health goals.   ...
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March
20,
2019
Written by Adriane Haragan, MD, maternal-fetal medicine specialist, Montana Perinatal Center I had never been to Shelby, Montana before. When I arrived, I recall thinking that it looked like the Great Plains were jammed right up to the Rocky Mount...
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March
18,
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 February, Devie Brown w...
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March
15,
2019
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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March
14,
2019
  Written by Richard Linville The North Valley Hospital ER was not on the itinerary for our vacation to Glacier National Park last summer, but I was sure glad when my wife pulled in there on a Sunday evening last July. We were in the area to vi...
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March
12,
2019
Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) hospitals were recently recognized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for delivering high quality care. Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) was one of three hospitals in Montana and one o...
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March
12,
2019
Written by Allison Meilicke, RN When Barbara Sue Brodie and her family arrived in Glacier National Park, she had no idea that their vacation would include a stay at Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC). “We were on a hike in Two Medicine,” ...
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March
08,
2019
Recently, North Valley Hospital welcomed a new surgical services director, Rob Romanelly, who moved to Whitefish from Fort Collins, Colorado. Romanelly earned his nursing degree at Indiana State University before working in management in various surg...
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March
07,
2019
Have you been thinking about a career change? Have you ever had the desire to be a part of hands-on patient care? Kalispell Regional Healthcare's Brendan House may be able to make this dream come true! Brendan House is offering a Certified Nurse’s...
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March
04,
2019
The doctor’s office can be a scary place for a child. The intimidating machines, the extra attention from doctors and nurses and the fear of the unknown can all be incredibly overwhelming, especially for the first time. While there is no one way to k...
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March
01,
2019
If you have vowed to make positive changes in your lifestyle this year, you're likely to be more successful if you don't take on complex new regimens. "People can achieve remarkable changes in their lives one small step at a time," says Dr. Edward M....
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February
25,
2019
On February 20, Senator Steve Daines was in Kalispell to discuss the state’s ongoing drug abuse crisis with a panel of Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) officials. The discussion highlighted the innovative solutions that KRH has implemented to supp...
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February
21,
2019
Each month, Kalispell Regional Healthcare (KRH) selects an employee that goes above and beyond to demonstrate strong character. The employee is nominated and selected by peers as the Guardian of the Month. For the month of January, Rocky Smith was...
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February
11,
2019
With more than 50 cases of measles confirmed in Washington state, it’s a good time to remind everyone of the value of immunizations. Before routine vaccinations were available in the United States in the early 1960s, there were 400 to 500 deaths e...
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February
08,
2019
By Doreen Hart, RN, HN-BC Right now, two of the biggest health concerns in this country are chronic pain and opioid addiction. Chronic pain affects 100 million Americans each year, while the next two most common concerns, diabetes and cancer, affe...
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February
01,
2019
The power of partnerships At The Montana Center for Wellness & Pain Management we believe in being good neighbors in our community. That’s why we’ve decided to launch a great new community partnership program we want to tell you about and we hope ...
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January
31,
2019
North Valley Hospital is looking ahead to 2019 with optimism and enthusiasm for the new year. Again, we look forward to partnering with our communities and finding more ways to serve our patients, provide better access to quality care, and address lo...
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