Cutting the Ribbon to new 3D Mammography Coach

Cutting the Ribbon to new 3D Mammography Coach                 Pocatello, ID – Portneuf has been providing mobile mammography since 1994. At that time, the team traveled by van to 4 rural hospitals. By 2000, our outreach service extended to 14 sites from Cha...

January 15th, 2019

Portneuf Health Partners

Eat the Rainbow: Benefits of a Colorful Diet

Eat the Rainbow: Benefits of a Colorful Diet Whether you are setting New Year’s Resolutions or not, a beneficial goal to include on your list for 2019 is adding more fruits and vegetables to your meals. Making our plate more colorful can help to enhance our overall health and help us meet our weig...

January 14th, 2019

Jennifer Anthony, RD, LD

Five Tips for Intuitive Eating for the Holidays

Five Tips for Intuitive Eating for the Holidays As we are now in the midst of the holiday season our schedules are filled with family gatherings, multiple parties, and many large meals. The common theme of these events is usually food which can mean we are constantly thinking not to overindulge and...

December 31st, 2018

AHS Admin

Happy New Year from Our Family to Yours

Happy New Year from Our Family to Yours Dan Ordyna, CEO, Portneuf Medical Center From recognizing the special moments that took place to focusing on how we can best serve our community in the future, 2018 brought plenty to reflect on. It is rare to have a hospital with such depth in medical specialt...

December 28th, 2018

Dan Ordyna, CEO

Chili Weather Chili

As the weather cools down outside, a good, hot meal always hits the spot. Chili is a hearty, warm meal that is filling and satisfying. Here are ways to make it healthy and hearty meal. Toppings: Instead of this… Try this… Fritos Baked tortilla chips Full fat sour cream Fat free sour cream Chedda...

November 26th, 2018

Eva Sorrentino, MS, RD, LD

Seminar on Men’s Health: A How To Guide

Movember® is a national movement to raise awareness for men’s health issues – specifically prostate and testicular cancer initiatives as well as mental health. Unless a man develops a chronic condition as a child, such as asthma, he is likely to forgo routine physical exams. In fact, many me...

November 5th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

National Mammography Day

This October, Portneuf Medical Center is proud to participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We know that breast cancer is the most common kind of cancer in women after skin cancer and we are well aware that Idaho has one of the lowest mammography rates in the U.S. In conjunction with...

October 22nd, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

Seminar on hand and wrist pain

The hand, one of the most flexible parts of the human skeleton, is an intricate instrument that is both tough and delicate. Our hands help us to experience and control the world around us and hence, enable us to work and care for others and ourselves. However, when our hands, wrists or upper extremi...

October 16th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

3D Mammography

3D mammograms improve cancer detection and reduce recall rates for women of all ages and breast types, including the nearly 50 percent of women of breast cancer screening age who have dense breast tissue. When making the decision about breast health, it is good to know that technology is evolving. 3...

October 4th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

When it becomes CHILI out, don’t STEW about it because fall is SOUPER

Fall is here and it’s the perfect time of year for soups, stews, and chili. These dishes can also be an excellent way to include more vegetables in your diet. Vegetables are full of vitamins, nutrients, antioxidants, and fiber. Soups, stews, and chili are easy to prepare, and can be frozen and con...

September 28th, 2018

Jennifer Anthony, RD, LD