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June 19th, 2020

Carl Johnson

“I had been waiting for her” – Nurse Shares Special Patient Story

All caregivers have patients they will never forget. It comes with the territory – caring for people during their most challenging times in life. Extending compassion creates a connection. For Portneuf Medical Center nurse, Wendy Allbright, RN, the patient she will never forget arrived in labor an...

May 19th, 2020

Portneuf Health Partners

Portneuf Nurses Headed to the Rescue in New Jersey

From wars to pandemics, when the world needs healing and support, nurses historically rise to the challenge. With the number of infections of COVID-19 increasing daily, nurses are needed now more than ever in hot spots across the country. Today, two Portneuf Medical Center registered nurses boarded...

April 3rd, 2020

AHS Admin

Celebrating Doctors’ Day

When I think of Doctors’ Day, I too think of why we celebrate this profession. We celebrate so that providers and the community can continually be more aware of the miracles we see in our hospitals and practices every day. The miracles of birth, of recovery from injury, of diseases that are turned...

March 30th, 2020

AHS Admin

Eat More Vegetables

Vegetables are the easiest way to reduce the risk of several chronic diseases and all-cause mortality. However, the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for America found that vegetable intake is below the recommendations for all age groups in our country. Daily intake for vegetables is recommended between...

March 17th, 2020

AHS Admin

National Nutrition Month – Eat Right, Bite by Bite

“People often view snacks as an energy boost, a hunger-satisfier, a recreational activity, or a treat," says Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND, nutrition advisor to the American Institute for Cancer Research. A more healthful view is that a snack is another opportunity to consume nutrients and boo...

March 13th, 2020

AHS Admin

Postponing Public Events

Pocatello, ID (3/11/20) - In support of community health and to prevent the possible spread of upper respiratory illness, Portneuf Medical Center is postponing upcoming public events and meetings. This decision was made in accordance with guidance set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Pre...

March 11th, 2020

AHS Admin

Portneuf Nurse Named 2020 Ardent Nurse of the Year

Pocatello, ID – Portneuf Medical Center is honored to formally recognize Page Monney, RN at Portneuf Medical Center, as the Ardent Health Services 2020 inaugural Nurse of the Year. In February Monney, along with four other Ardent nurses were recognized as DAISY Award winners in their respective di...

March 9th, 2020

Portneuf Health Partners

Portneuf Medical Center Nationally Recognized for High Quality Care

Portneuf Medical Center has been recognized among the nation’s top hospitals with a top five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS assigns star ratings to more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide based on their performance across seven quality measures. Only 407 ho...

March 3rd, 2020

AHS Admin

Magical Moments Baby Contest

  Magical Moments Baby Contest POCATELLO/Portneuf – Congratulations to all our magical babies! The magical moments contest is about celebrating the precious lives that began at Portneuf Medical Center in 2019. When it comes to a newborn, there are hundreds of magical moments. Their first brea...

February 14th, 2020

Portneuf Health Partners