Posts Categorized: Healthcare

Influenza Vaccine Just As Important As Ever, Maybe Even More So

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Each year, seasonal flu infections cause a variety of symptoms that start suddenly. The flu typically makes you feel rotten for 3 to 5 days. However, it can be dangerous for young children, older adults, and others with certain health conditions. To protect yourself and your community, you need a flu shot every year. Last… Read more »

NY In-home Care Alleviates Senior Loneliness with Dignified Care by Touching Hearts at Home NYC

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As the fall weather turns much cooler, daily tasks can become more difficult and even dangerous for older adults. This seasonal change is putting additional stress on Manhattan older adults who tend to experience difficulty coping with household maintenance like shopping, gardening, laundry, and housekeeping. When the weather continues to turn colder in the New… Read more »

Intermountain LDS Hospital Begins Trauma Level IV Certification Process

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Intermountain LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City is in the process of achieving a Level IV trauma certification from the Utah Bureau of Emergency Medical Services to enhance trauma care close to home. Earning a Level IV trauma center designation certifies that LDS Hospital is able to provide advanced trauma life support to evaluate and… Read more »

Intermountain Saltzer Health Donates 11 EKG Machines to Faith and Humanity Missions

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Intermountain Saltzer Health is donating 11 electrocardiogram (EKG) machines to Idaho-based non-profit Faith and Humanity Missions to use for humanitarian patient care at hospitals in Honduras. An EKG machine is used to monitor heart rhythms and is a key to helping clinicians assess many cardiac-related issues and diseases in patients. Saltzer Health caregivers were in… Read more »

Intermountain Saltzer Health, SelectHealth, and Boise State Athletics Announce New Partnership

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Saltzer Health, an Intermountain Healthcare company, along with SelectHealth insurance, have a new partnership with Boise State University Athletics, making Saltzer/Intermountain an official health sponsor of the Broncos. The goal of this new partnership is to help Boise State University and the entire Treasure Valley have a healthier community. “We are excited to partner with… Read more »