Portneuf Medical Center Moves COVID-19 Testing Back to PMC Campus

In response to the local decrease in COVID-19 testing demand, as of Monday, February 22, 2021, all COVID-19 testing will move from the current location at Idaho Central Credit Union to Portneuf Medical Center. Testing will be available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. Testing will be con...

February 22nd, 2021

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Portneuf Medical Center Updates Visitor Policy

In response to the local decrease in COVID-19 cases, Portneuf Medical Center is revising its visitation policies. As of Thursday, February 18, 2021, at 6 a.m., Portneuf is allowing one designated visitor per the duration of a patient's hospital stay. Patients in the following departments are allowed...

February 18th, 2021

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Magical Moments Baby Contest Winners Announced

  Congratulations to all our magical babies! The Magical Moments contest celebrates the precious lives that began at Portneuf Medical Center (PMC) in 2020. When it comes to a newborn, there are hundreds of magical moments. Their first breath, first smile, first word, first laugh, first step and...

February 12th, 2021

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Portneuf Medical Center Extends Transportation Agreement with Classic Air

Portneuf Medical Center (PMC) has extended its agreement with Classic Air, operating locally under Portneuf Air Rescue (PAR). PMC (as Bannock Regional) established Idaho’s first air ambulance service in 1983 and has provided quality rotor and fixed-wing critical care air medical transports to Idah...

February 4th, 2021

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Skin Rashes: Types, Symptoms and Treatments

The only thing more startling than noticing a series of bumps or discoloration on your skin is not realizing what it is or how it got there. Skin rashes come in all shapes and sizes and can be caused by any number of things. It’s important to identify your condition and know when to seek care from...

January 28th, 2021

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Hemorrhoids: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Hemorrhoids are extremely common in adults, but what causes them? Can they be prevented? When should you seek care if you’re experiencing symptoms of hemorrhoids? These are all common questions you may have when dealing with the itching, bleeding or pain associated with hemorrhoids. While about 50...

January 25th, 2021

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Are my lymph nodes swollen?

Swollen lymph nodes may be subtle and a result of a small imbalance in your body, or they may be an indication of infection or disease. To be able to understand what is causing your swollen lymph nodes, you will first need to understand what they are. We all have groups of nodes throughout our body...

January 25th, 2021

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Portneuf Medical Center Administers First COVID-19 Vaccine to Frontline Team Members

Pocatello, ID – Today, Portneuf Medical Center (PMC) began administering COVID-19 vaccinations to front line team members. PMC expects to administer over 450 vaccinations from this first shipment. “This is a historic moment for our organization, for our team members and for the community,” sai...

December 17th, 2020

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Portneuf Medical Center Moves COVID Testing to Idaho Central Credit Union

Portneuf Medical Center’s outpatient COVID-19 testing has been moved to Idaho Central Credit Union (ICCU), 4400 Central Way, Trailer 2 in Chubbuck. The location change is effective starting Monday, November 30, 2020. Testing at the ICCU location will be available Monday – Friday from 7 a.m...

November 27th, 2020

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