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Desert Sage Health Centers breaks ground for new Mountain Home facility (access required)

Desert Sage Health Centers (DSHC) broke ground on Nov. 16 for a new 30,000-square-foot health center in Mountain Home that will include medical, dental, behavioral health, administrative services and a dedicated space for DSHC’s “car clinic” model. Officials stated the ...

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Biz ‘Bite:’ Kno2 and Net Health expand partnership (access required)

Read More Health Care News Boise-based Kno2 and Net Health, based in Pittsburg, have announced an expanded partnership intended to provide an integrated solution for outpatient rehabilitation therapy clinics: efficiently exchange patient information, improve communication within care teams to improve care ...

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Biz ‘Bite:’ Desert Sage Health Centers to break ground on new health center (access required)

Desert Sage Health Centers (DSHC) will be breaking ground on Nov. 16 for a new 30,000-square-foot health center, which will include medical, dental, behavioral health, administrative services and a dedicated space for DSHC’s “car clinic” model. The new facility is ...

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Biz ‘Bite:’ EIRMC adds psychiatry residency program (access required)

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Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) recently established a psychiatry residency program to address a shortage of mental health professionals throughout the state. Idaho is reported to have the fewest psychiatrists per capita of any state in the nation. This ...

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School districts provide local solutions to dental staffing shortages (access required)

Staffing shortages are plaguing industries of all kinds, and the dental field is no exception. To help address the lack of qualified dental professionals, local school districts and dentists are offering dental assisting programs that provide high school students the ...

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AT&T provides better 911 location detection in Idaho  (access required)

Read More IBR Headlines AT&T has announced a technology that makes it easier for Idaho first responders to detect the location of someone calling 911 from a cell phone.   The Locate Before Route feature uses the Global Positioning System (GPS) ...

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Saltzer to launch medical transport service in November (access required)

Saltzer Health has added a new medical transport service in Treasure Valley called Intermountain Healthcare Specialty Care Transport (IHSCT). While IHSCT is an ambulance service, it’s one with several differences. The service will be dedicated to ground transport of patients ...

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Following pandemic, Mountain Valley of Cascadia recognized for performance in long term, post-acute care (access required)

Mountain Valley of Cascadia, a 68-bed post-acute and skilled nursing facility located in Kellogg, has been recognized as a recipient of the 2022 Gold – Excellence in Quality Award that recognizes superior performance in long-term and post-acute care by the ...

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Biz ‘Bite:’ Development stakeholders partner to build ADA accessible cabins (access required)

Subcontractors, construction workers and vendors have partnered under the direction of Blackrock Homes to build 12 cabins compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and two shower houses at Camp Rainbow Gold’s future Hidden Paradise, a medically designed, accessible, adaptive ...

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