St. Luke’s held a last beam ceremony on June 23 at the construction site of its new cancer center facility in Nampa. The beam was signed by St. Luke’s staff and local Canyon County community leaders before being lifted and ...Read More »
According to two different sources, Idaho is the worst state in the Union for COVID-19 testing. The highly-respected data aggregator, Worldometers.info reported that Idaho’s testing rate was 45,813 per 1,000,000 people. Johns Hopkins University reported a slightly-lower testing rate of ...
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David McFadyen, MBA, FACHE has been named president of Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise. McFadyen comes to Saint Alphonsus after serving as vice president, population health for St. Luke’s Health System in Boise. He joined St. Luke’s in 2011, ...Read More »
In an Idaho first, Odette Bolano, CEO of Saint Alphonsus, was named one of the 50 most influential health care executives in the country in 2020. The accolade comes from Modern Healthcare Magazine, one of the nation’s leading publications on ...Read More »
Idaho’s plan to reboot the state’s economy after COVID-19 almost stalled in the second week of June. At the same time, the neighboring states of Utah and Oregon put the brakes on their reopening plans due to resurgences of the ...Read More »
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — About 80,000 Idaho residents through early June have signed up for Medicaid under the state’s voter-approved expanded coverage, state officials said June 12. Idaho Department of Health and Welfare officials said that the overall number of ...Read More »
Monique Healey has been promoted to director of patient safety at West Valley Medical Center. She has worked in the Quality Department since 2018 as a quality coordinator/patient advocate. In her new role, she will focus on various patient safety initiatives ...Read More »