Blogs

June 2, 2021

You're Not Getting Older; Colonoscopies are Getting Younger

When you own a car, you don’t wait for the check engine light to come on to take care of it; you take it in for routine oil changes, tire rotations,...

May 11, 2021

Diagnosed with Cancer During COVID-19, Portneuf Cancer Center was Ready

Years ago, Oklahoma native, Gail D. relocated to Pocatello for a position at Idaho State University, where she was actually tasked with outfitting...

May 6, 2021

The Benefits of Robotic Surgery

In 1985, the world witnessed the first ever robot-assisted surgical procedure. Today, robotic assisted surgery is the gold standard for excellent...

May 6, 2021

Preparing For Your Surgery

At Portneuf, we start preparing for your surgery well before the actual day. Our highly skilled team of physicians, nurses and surgical technologists...

May 6, 2021

Preparing For Surgery - The Do's and Don'ts

We are here to help you prepare for surgery. Often you receive a large amount of information; this article is here to help you get confirmation and...

Patient Testimonial – Melanie Parrish Anderson

May 6, 2021

Patient Testimonial – Melanie Parrish Anderson

Nurses are the heart of health care; they are angels by profession. And if there is one thing these healthcare angels show us, it is that a career is...

April 30, 2021

Patient Credits Portneuf Staff for Helping Her Feel at Home Despite Sudden Spine Surgery

Cassia M., 39, tweaked her back while stepping out of the car. Four days later, the pain in her back was significant enough to bring her to the...

The Relationship Between Sleep and Stress

March 19, 2021

The Relationship Between Sleep and Stress

Many of the stressors we face day to day can trigger a fight-or-flight response. Prolonged exposure to this stress without relaxation can result in...

December 17, 2020

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...

November 11, 2020

Giving Thanks

To Our Team and Our Community, As we gather with our friends and family during this holiday season, I am humbled and filled with immense gratitude....