Physician Seminar: Weight Loss Goals

Physician Seminar: Weight Loss Goals Being overweight often leads to an array of health problems that impact both an individual’s quality of life, as well as their life expectancy. In fact, it is estimated that at any given time, two-thirds of American adults are on a diet to either lose weight or...

January 17th, 2019

Portneuf Health Partners

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

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How to Pack an Emergency Car Kit

How to Pack an Emergency Car Kit Are you prepared for an emergency on the road? Have you thought about what would happen if your car breaks down in a remote area and you do not have any cell phone signal? If you do not have a plan on how to handle an emergency situation, now is the time to prepare...

January 11th, 2019

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Receiving the Game Ball!

When you think about a hospital, it is likely you think about our fabulous doctors and nurses, but there is an army of engineers behind the scenes to ensure everything is running smoothly and safely. During the ISU Football Game last Saturday, we honored Portneuf’s Materials Management and the hos...

November 1st, 2018

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Couple Weds at Portneuf Medical Center

Pocatello, ID – Looking to remove some stress from their already stressful lives, a Portneuf Medical Center patient and his fiancée decided to elope and tie the knot in the hospital’s chapel Sunday.  Bradly Orr is currently being treated for cellulitis in his arm. Orr and his fiancée, Amber...

October 9th, 2018

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Thousands Attended Brake for Breakfast

Every three minutes a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer. In fact, Portneuf Cancer Center treated about 100 women with breast cancer in 2017. To kick off the month of October, Portneuf Medical Center proudly sponsored the 19th annual Brake for Breakfast. While locally over 2,800 people attended t...

October 4th, 2018

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Portneuf Cancer Center Receives Recognition for High-Quality Cancer Care

Portneuf Cancer Center has been recognized by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®), an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. The QOPI® Certification Program certifies oncology practices that meet nationally recognized standards for cancer care. This certification reaf...

September 5th, 2018

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Identifying Diseases Faster

  As part of our ongoing effort to offer patients in southeast Idaho the most cutting-edge medical technology available, we recently acquired a new positron emission tomography-computed tomography (better known as PET-CT or PET/CT) system. During an imaging session, it reveals the most comprehe...

July 13th, 2018

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Portneuf Medical Center Celebrates 100th TAVR

  In 2015, our cardiovascular team performed a historic valve replacement, the transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), on a 76-year-old gentleman. At the time, only a handful of major medical centers were equipped to perform the technique and Portneuf Medical Center was the only rural ho...

July 13th, 2018

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