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12/15/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT "My First Christmas with Santa" photos continued this year thanks to St. Nick's special helper nurses at newborn ICUs at Intermountain Healthcare's Intermountain Medical Center and Primary Children's Hospital .It's tradition at the hospitals for tiny patients in the newborn ICUs to celebrate their first Christmas by being photographed in the arms of Santa Claus."It's hard to have a baby in the NICU at any ...
12/14/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT 12/14/2021 -- The holidays can be a busy time with family gatherings, parties, shopping, traveling, and other extra events and activities that can add stress. And all those things can make it ... to Eileen Jackson, MD, a family medicine physician with the Intermountain Healthcare Medical Group .So, it's not surprising that doctors report seeing an increase in "holiday heart syndrome" with patients coming into the emergency room ...
12/10/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT 12/09/2021 -- It can seem challenging to eat healthy, especially during the holidays. But experts with Intermountain Healthcare say it doesn't have to be."With family gatherings, or even the kindness of neighbors, we're often inundated with sweets and comfort foods that are high in calories and low in nutrition," said Sara Browning, a registered dietitian nutritionist at Intermountain McKay-Dee Hospital. "But there are some things ...
12/10/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT -- ( ReleaseWire ) -- 12/10/2021 -- Decreasing temperatures and increasing precipitation across the intermountain west is bringing an increase to visits to urgent care and emergency departments."One of the most frequently seen causes for visits to the emergency room this time of year is from slipping on icy sidewalks," said David Hasleton, MD, Intermountain Healthcare's senior medical director of emergency medicine and trauma operations. "These slip-and-fall injuries ...
12/7/2021 Onset Financial Hosts Fourth Annual Onset Gives Winter Gala Onset Financial recently hosted its fourth annual Onset Gives Winter Gala at The Grand America in Salt Lake City. The event was held in honor of those affected by breast cancer, with a focus on awareness and early detection.During the event, Onset Financial announced the return of Intermountain Healthcare Mobile Mammography to Onset‚Aos campus in Draper, UT, making it even easier to access the tools necessary to detect ...
12/6/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT 12/06/2021 -- Three simple words can help stop the spread of some of the most common illnesses: Wash your hands.Whether it's COVID-19 , influenza , colds , or other bacteria or viruses, hand washing remains a simple, yet often overlooked, front line defense against a host of ailments, according to experts at Intermountain Healthcare."It's always important," said Crissy Elliott, infection preventionist for Intermountain St. George Regional Hospital ...
11/29/2021 Drone Startup to Deliver Medical Supplies to Homes Drone startup company Zipline will start delivering medicine and other supplies to the homes of patients. The company has signed an agreement with Intermountain Healthcare to use its drones to deliver medicine in Salt Lake City, Utah.Zipline has already been using drones to deliver medical supplies outside the U.S for several years Namely, the company would operate in the rural areas of Rwanda and Ghana since 2016. Now, Zipline ...
10/9/2021 ‚ÄúWe are still in the middle of it.‚Äù: Utah reports 1,637 new COVID-19 cases and 11 deaths on Friday. Medical staff will treat patients on August 25 in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit at Intermountain Healthcare‚Aos Utah Valley Hospital in Provo. Utah health officials reported 1,637 new COVID-19 cases and 11 deaths on Friday. (Inter Mountain Healthcare) Estimated read time: 5-6 minutes Salt Lake City ‚Ai Utah health officials reported 1,637 new COVID-19 cases and 11 deaths on Friday. According to the latest update, school ...
10/8/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT 10/08/2021 -- Stretching is an important part of health and according to Intermountain Healthcare Heart Institute exercise specialist Jeffery Beck using a resistance band can help add tension to deepen stretches and increase flexibility.The best part, Beck says, is that there are simple exercises you can do at home without expensive equipment or weights. Resistance bands are inexpensive, don't take up a lot of space, and ...
10/6/2021 Expect megamergers, larger deals to continue in healthcare: Kaufman Hall Becker's Hospital Review ... Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Healthcare and Broomfield, Colo.-based SCL Health, which would create a 33-hospital system with $11 billion in revenue.The other megamerger announced was in Illinois. Evanston, Ill.-based NorthShore University HealthSystem and Naperville, Ill.-based Edward-Elmhurst Health announced plans to merge into a nine-hospital system with $4 billion in revenue, 25,000 employees and more than 300 ambulatory facilities.Another notable transaction in ...
10/6/2021 Park City Hospital Receives $7.5 Million Gift from Grundhofer Family to Enhance Preventive Health Services for Residents, Underserved Populations Salt Lake City, UT -- ( ReleaseWire ) -- 10/06/2021 --Thanks to a $7.5 million gift from the Jerry A. and Kathleen A. Grundhofer Family Foundation, Intermountain Park City Hospital will expand wellness services and preventive medicine to Park ... the Jerry A. and Kathleen A. Grundhofer Family Foundation bolsters Intermountain Healthcare's mission of Helping People Live the Healthiest Lives Possible by preventing illness and maintaining wellness. "This generous gift expands the health, wellness, and ...
9/30/2021 Intermountain Healthcare launches outpatient imaging business Share Photo by FS Productions / Blend Images / Getty Images Intermountain Healthcare is expanding into ambulatory imaging with the introduction of its new subsidiary Tellica Imaging. The new spinout will operate standalone imaging centers that offer ... cost of typical hospital-based imaging environments.‚Au Additionally, the Salt Lake City health system says Tellica will make imaging services more accessible to patients. ‚AuWhile hospital imaging services remain an important part of the ...
9/29/2021 Healthcare leaders: "Government ought to get out of the way" Modern Healthcare SCOTTSDALE‚AiHealthcare leaders are increasingly skeptical the government can do anything to solve their industry's pervasive cost and access problems, and it's fueling calls that they go it alone, according to those who spoke at a Modern Healthcare event Tuesday. "My belief is looking to the government to actually fix something as complex as this won't work," said Dan Liljenquist, chief strategy officer for Salt Lake City, Utah-based Intermountain ...
9/29/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT 09/29/2021 -- The groundbreaking HerediGene: Children's Study ‚Ai the world's largest DNA mapping effort ever to be undertaken in kids ‚Ai is now offering additional collection methods for children to participate at Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital, including a new simple cheek swab.Launched in late 2020 by Intermountain Healthcare, The HerediGene: Children's Study aims to collect 50,000 DNA samples of children (newborn to 18 years old) to ...
9/24/2021 MountainStar Healthcare acquires 5 Utah hospitals from Steward Health Care SALT LAKE CITY ‚Ai Five Utah hospitals are changing ownership and joining with another company that already has a presence in the state. HCA Healthcare, known in Utah as MountainStar Healthcare, has acquired Steward Health ... currently has two hospitals in Idaho. The acquisition comes after Intermountain Healthcare, the state's largest provider, announced last week that it was merging with Colorado Health nonprofit SCL Health to bring that company's total number ...
9/23/2021 How Doctors at Intermountain Healthcare Are Helping COVID Patients Relearn to Smell After Coronavirus Salt Lake City, UT As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread, there are increasing numbers of people who report prolonged loss of smell after contracting the virus.One study found that as many as ... Alexander Ramirez, medical director for the Otolaryngology Clinical Program for Intermountain Healthcare, "The SARS-CV-2 virus binds the ACE receptors which we see in abundance in the olfactory area of the nasal cavity, so ...
9/23/2021 This press release was orginally distributed by Re Salt Lake City, UT 09/23/2021 -- As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread, there are increasing numbers of people who report prolonged loss of smell after contracting the virus.One study found that as many ... Alexander Ramirez, medical director for the Otolaryngology Clinical Program for Intermountain Healthcare, "The SARS-CV-2 virus binds the ACE receptors which we see in abundance in the olfactory area of the nasal cavity, so ...
9/23/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT 09/23/2021 -- As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread, there are increasing numbers of people who report prolonged loss of smell after contracting the virus.One study found that as many ... Alexander Ramirez, medical director for the Otolaryngology Clinical Program for Intermountain Healthcare, "The SARS-CV-2 virus binds the ACE receptors which we see in abundance in the olfactory area of the nasal cavity, so ...
9/17/2021 Intermountain Healthcare and SCL Health announce merger Intermountain Healthcare and SCL Health announce merger Salt Lake City ‚Ai Intermountain Healthcare and SCL Health, two leading nonprofit healthcare organizations, have signed a Letter of Intent to merge and create a model health system that provides high-quality, accessible, and affordable healthcare to more patients and communities in Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Colorado, Montana, and Kansas. Upon completion of the merger, the combined system will employ more than 58,000 caregivers ...
9/15/2021 The Ridgway Record Salt Lake City, UT 09/15/2021 -- Intermountain Healthcare and The Orthopedic Partners: an RCM Clinic, came together to break ground on Wednesday September 15 in a joint venture for a new state-of-the-art outpatient surgery center near the Intermountain Park City Hospital campus.The new outpatient surgery center will offer convenient and more affordable surgery options close to home for patients in Summit and Wasatch Counties.The new facility ...
9/13/2021 Intermountain Healthcare to postpone all non-urgent surgeries, procedures requiring admission at trauma, community hospitals starting Sept. 15 September 13, 2021 ‚Ai Late last week, Intermountain Healthcare (Salt Lake City, UT) announced that it would postpone all non-urgent surgeries and procedures requiring a hospital admission or postoperative inpatient monitoring in our trauma and community hospitals, beginning September 15. The IDN said that rising COVID-19 cases in Utah have resulted in consistently high volumes in hospital ICUs and acute care units across the system and that it ...
9/13/2021 Intermountain Healthcare to postpone all non-urgent surgeries, procedures requiring admission at trauma, community hospitals September 13, 2021 ‚Ai Late last week, Intermountain Healthcare (Salt Lake City, UT) announced that it would postpone all non-urgent surgeries and procedures requiring a hospital admission or postoperative inpatient monitoring in our trauma and community hospitals, beginning September 15. The IDN said that rising COVID-19 cases in Utah have resulted in consistently high volumes in hospital ICUs and acute care units across the system and that it ...
9/13/2021 Intermountain Healthcare to postpone all non-urgent surgeries, procedures requiring admission at trauma, community hospitals September 13, 2021 ‚Ai Late last week, Intermountain Healthcare (Salt Lake City, UT) announced that it would postpone all non-urgent surgeries and procedures requiring a hospital admission or postoperative inpatient monitoring in our trauma and community hospitals, beginning September 15. The IDN said that rising COVID-19 cases in Utah have resulted in consistently high volumes in hospital ICUs and acute care units across the system and that it ...
9/12/2021 This press release was orginally distributed by Re Salt Lake City, UT 09/12/2021 -- The COVID-19 pandemic had led to a reduction in activity for lot's people of all ages, but recently some individuals have started getting back out there -- sometimes, a little too far. Overtaxing unused bodies can lead to new or worsening old injuries. Physical therapists at Intermountain Healthcare are reminding people not to put off seeking help.Caregivers have seen patients with a host of ...
9/10/2021 Intermountain delaying almost all surgeries amid COVID-19 surge Modern Healthcare Intermountain Healthcare is pausing almost all surgeries to preserve capacity amid a crush of COVID-19 patients, the not-for-profit integrated health system announced Friday. The pause on "urgent but not immediately life threatening" surgeries begins Sept. 15 and will probably last a couple of weeks, Intermountain Healthcare CEO Dr. Marc Harrison said at a news conference. The suspension of surgeries affects 13 of the Salt Lake City-based ...