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St. Luke’s Elmore long-term care renovation adds telehealth (access required)

The hallway under construction in the recently-renovated south wing of the long-term care facility at St. Luke's Elmore Medical Center in Mountain Home.

St. Luke’s Elmore Medical Center in Mountain Home cut the ribbon on April 9 for its just-completed $1.2 million renovation at the south wing of its long-term care facility. The work included rewiring the facility for telehealth to give residents ...

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Peter Purrington receives Degree of Fellow

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Peter Purrington, chief clinical officer for Heritage Health, has been conferred the Degree of Fellow by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). The Degree of Fellow recognizes AAFP members who have distinguished themselves among their colleagues, as well as ...

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Portneuf to break ground for medical plaza at Northgate (access required)

Artist's rendition of the new urgent care clinic at the medical plaza which Portneuf Medical Center is building in the Northgate planned community in Pocatello.

Portneuf Medical Center (PMC) announced that it will officially break ground on May 5 for a medical plaza inside the Northgate master-planned community in Pocatello. The medical plaza building will become the home for an Portneuf urgent care center, a ...

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Caribou makes hard decisions to save county hospital (access required)

Caribou Memorial Hospital in Soda Springs

Caribou Memorial Hospital (CMH) has been fighting an uphill battle to keep its aging facility open. Its current home, built in 1968, is falling apart. In a decision two years in the making, the hospital’s owner, Caribou County, will spin ...

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