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March 28, 2023

Family Urges Colon Cancer Screening

The following was written by McKenna Jones, Micaela's daughter:  Micaela was a hard-working, bright-spirited, and incredible mother, daughter,...

March 24, 2023

Patient plans for journey ahead with regular cancer checkups

If you’ve ever gone side-by-side camping with an all-terrain vehicle (ATV), you know that the goal is to get to a beautiful destination to set up...

March 13, 2023

Portneuf Medical Center Leader Earns Award for Excellence

Portneuf Medical Center Chief Financial Officer John Abreu has been recognized by Ardent Health Services as CFO of the Year. “This is really a...

March 10, 2023

Friend's untimely death prompts couples' first colonoscopies

Pocatello residents Wendy and Justin Higbee, both 48, received what is often called a healthcare teachable moment when their dear friend, Nico Beebe...

February 21, 2023

Portneuf Medical Center is accredited as a Center of Excellence in Hernia Surgery

Portneuf Medical Center is accredited as a Center of Excellence in Hernia Surgery, recognized for providing the highest quality of care and patient...

Expert care helps rancher recover from severe neck fracture

February 17, 2023

Expert care helps rancher recover from severe neck fracture

It was a phone call that no spouse wants to receive. When Suzanne hung up, she didn’t know if her husband would survive the accident or be severely...

February 16, 2023

Farmer turned historian has high praise for Cancer Center

“Getting a diagnosis of cancer is a big shock,” said Gus Bryngelson, a 67-year-old farmer from outside of Rupert where he lives with his wife Maggie...

February 15, 2023

Winners Announced in 2023 Magical Moments Baby Contest

Congratulations to all our magical babies! The magical moments contest is about celebrating the precious lives that began at Portneuf Medical Center...

January 11, 2023

Photographer credits Cancer Center for health and more hobbies

Roger Spillman marveled daily at nature’s beauty as he hiked outdoors, trying to capture it in his photographs. The 71-year-old resident of Blackfoot...

January 5, 2023

World renowned expert to speak on heart disease and how far we have come

Portneuf Heart and Vascular Institute has invited Eric E. Roselli, MD Chief of Adult Cardiac Surgery and Surgical Director of the Aorta Center at...