National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

Although you may never see them, the clinical staff who work in our laboratory are fighting on the front lines of medicine.  They may be the first to see the cancer cell or to detect the HIV virus in your body.  They process the blood that will run through your veins if you need a transfusion...

April 27th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

Portneuf Medical Center Leadership Announcements

With the changing needs of our organization, please join us in welcoming and congratulating the following individuals in their new leadership roles at Portneuf Medical Center: Angela Treasure, RN; Dan Snell, MD; Joseph Higgins, RN and Donna Bergman, MBA, FACMPE. Angela Treasure, RN was promoted to...

April 25th, 2018

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Patient-Centered Medical Home

In order to provide comprehensive and collaborative medical care to patients, with the goal of obtaining maximal health outcomes, Portneuf Primary Care has transformed how they deliver care and have organized their practice to better serve our community. Portneuf Medical Group is proud to announce...

April 9th, 2018

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Celebrate Doctors' Day

As the newly appointed chief medical officer at Portneuf Medical Center, this is my first chance to celebrate all of the physicians who give of themselves to improve health across our region. It is an honor to serve them in my new role. Doctors Day is celebrated on March 30th to recognize the contri...

March 27th, 2018

Dr. Dan Snell, Chief Medical Officer, Portneuf Medical Center

Paying It Forward

Paying It Forward POCATELLO/Portneuf – The Magical Moments baby photo contest was about celebrating the precious lives that began at Portneuf Medical Center in 2017. However, with the generous gift from the Grand Prize winners, the Mickelsen family, babies born in 2018, who need to stay in the neo...

March 20th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

Free Seminar on Colon Cancer Awareness

Medically reviewed by: Judith Csanky, MD Approximately 140,000 people are diagnosed with colon cancer in the U.S. and over 50,000 people die from it annually. It is the third most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of death from cancer. However, colorectal cancer is d...

March 19th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

Congratulations to DAISY Winner Q2 2017 – Eric Whiteside, RN, ICU,

Eric Whiteside, works in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and is our DAISY Award winner for Quarter 2, 2017. Eric was nominated by a patient. The nomination read: "This nurse is a phenomenal person. During my husband's stay in the ICU, this nurse treated him and his family with respect and compassion. Alth...

March 8th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

A New Year; A New You

A New Year; A New You The ancient Babylonians are thought to have first started the resolution tradition; they made promises to earn the favor of the gods and start the year off on the right foot. For an estimated 4,000 years, people have been pledging to change their ways; it might be a promise to...

January 5th, 2018

Portneuf Health Partners

DAISY Award Winner Q1 2017

Congratulations to DAISY Winner Q1 2017 – Amber Golson, RN, NICU Amber Golson, RN, works in the Neonatal Intensive Care U (NICU) and is our DAISY Award winner for Quarter 1, 2017. Amber works in the NICU and was nominated by a patient. The nomination read: “The nurse that I have the privilege of...

November 3rd, 2017

Portneuf Health Partners